Retired University of Ulster lecturer wins Silver medal at Transplant Games in Krakow

A retired  lecturer and head of department at the University of Ulster has won a Silver medal in Golf at the 8th European Transplant & Dialysis Games in Krakow. John McAleer is the oldest member of the 34 strong Transplant Team Ireland and took part in the 70+ years category. This was his first time to compete at the …

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Irish Eyes were Smiling Today as Transplant Team Ireland Swept the Board in the Golf, Tennis and Bowling Competitions.

20th August 2014 Irish eyes were smiling today on Transplant Team Ireland as the swept the boards on their fourth day at the European Transplant & Dialysis Sports Championships in Krakow, Poland with an outstanding medal tally of 10 Gold, 6 Silver and 3 Bronze. These successes were achieved at the Tennis, Golf and Bowling events …

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Fantastic start for Transplant Team Ireland on first day of events in Krakow

On their first day at the the 8th European Transplant & Dialysis Games in Krakow, Transplant Team Ireland has fared exceptionally well securing 3 Gold, 1 Silver and 6 Bronze in the Mini-marathon and Petanque events.Veteran to the Games Charlie Ryan from Cobh came first in the 60-69 year age category in the Petanque event. Charlie, …

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PRESS RELEASE                                                                                                                  17TH August, 2014 MESSAGES OF SUPPORT ROLL IN AS ‘INSPIRATIONAL’ TRANSPLANT & DIALYSIS ATHLETES DEPART FOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS IN KRAKOW   Messages of support have been pouring in from sporting personalities, diplomatic and political quarters as well as from members of the general public for the 34 inspirational men and women …

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