Badminton Ireland are delighted to announce that the three Irish badminton athletes that competed at the Special Olympic World Games in Abu Dhabi have won a total of 5 Medals (One Gold & Four Bronze). The athletes are pictured above with their coaches as they collected their medals for their outstanding performances in Abu Dhabi. Coaches Kim McCrave and Claire Heffernan accompanied the athletes in Abu Dhabi.
Please see below for their achievements:
Sarah Louise Rea won Gold in Women's Singles and came 4th in Women's Doubles.
John Doyle won Bronze in Men's Singles and Mixed Doubles.
Mary Daly won Bronze in Women's Singles and Mixed Doubles and 4th in Women's Doubles.
"I'm overwhelmed with pride for these amazing achievements on court and the attitudes they presented"
(Kim McCrave, Head Coach)
Congratulations from all at Badminton Ireland.