Coronavirus risk and potential vaccination in transplant recipients

Paul Harden, Consultant Transplant Physician and current Chairman of Transplant Sport in the UK (as well as a Trustee of the World Transplant Games Federation) wrote an article under the above title which has been published in the latest World Transplant Games Federation magazine. Click on the image below to read the article.


Sarah has been telling the story of Transplant Team Ireland for many years - travelling with us to Games all around the world. Now, the story is about her, and her friends. Sarah and her family have played an important role in the work of the Irish Kidney Association for many years. Well done Sarah …

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Billion Steps Challenge

There is no doubting that Covid-19 has changed our daily routines. We would like to introduce you to something that will hopefully help brighten up your day and the day of your family and friends! The World Transplant Games Federation's Billion Steps Challenge, an opportunity for everyone (including family, friends and even nurses, doctors and …

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Starting back into Sport?

If you are planning to start back into sport after a long break, please review the simple questionnaire (a generic one borrowed from the HSE) available when you click on the image below. With the European Championships ( on home soil in August could there be a better time?!! Engage with your medical team and …

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