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’.