Zimele Brown – Galway

Zimele is a Dialysis patient currently waiting for a kidney transplant, originally from New Orleans, USA now living in Galway and he will be competing in the 30-39 years age category in the following events:
  • 10 Pin Bowling (Doubles)
  • 10 Pin Bowling (Singles)
  • 10 Pin Bowling (Mixed Doubles)
  • Petanque (Singles)
  • Petanque (Doubles)


‘I am a dialysis patient from New Orleans. I have 3 beautiful teenage girls and a loving wife who support me in all that I do. I compete for them’.

Zimele is representing Ireland for the second time, he competed for Ireland in the European games in Poland in 2014 winning many medals!

‘To represent a great nation like Ireland is a special honor which holds a special place in my heart’.

‘I hope to make new lifelong friends’.