Summer Games

Olympic Qualification Rio 2016


Please click on the links below to see full version of the Olympic Qualification Agreements between the International Olympic Committee and  International Federations             1. Athletics – EN (Dec15) 2. BWF – Badminton – EN 3. AIBA – Boxing – EN 4.b ICF – Canoe Sprint – EN 5. ISSF – […]

Rio Recap: Team Ireland’s Day 3/16

The very latest from Team Ireland on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympics

Rio Recap: Team Ireland’s Day 2/16

Day for Ireland at the Rio 2016 Olympics was about Olympic debuts and a first look at our boxers. Weather played its part in disrupting the schedule, but there were still plenty of memorable moments for #TeamIreland Boxing: Steven Donnelly was delighted to come away with the win in his first Olympic fight #rterio2016 https://t.co/z8gOExe41u […]

Rio Recap: Team Ireland’s Day 1/16

A look back on Day One for Team Ireland at Rio 2016

Team Ireland at Rio 2016: Day 1/16

Rio 2016 Team Ireland Live Blog: Day 1

Rio 2016 – Team Ireland Profile

Pictures and Profiles of all 77 athletes competing for Ireland at the Olympic Games Rio 2016

Statement re: Sport Ireland Anti-Doping Finding

04 August 2016 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: The Olympic Council of Ireland can confirm that the Sport Ireland Anti-Doping Agency has returned an adverse analytical finding in an A-sample provided to anti-doping officers. The finding relates to a test not conducted at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The athlete has been provisionally suspended from […]
Nicholas Roche BMC Racing

Roche Confirms Team Future Ahead Of Rio 2016

Monday 1 August 2016 Nicholas Roche has received a major boost ahead of competing for Ireland at the Rio 2016 Olympics. The 32 year old is to join BMC Racing for the 2017 season, where he will team up with fellow Olympian Richie Porte of Team Australia and US cyclist Tejay van Garderen. General Manager […]

IOC President Thomas Bach visits Team Ireland in the Olympic Village

IOC President Thomas Bach visited Team Ireland in the Rio 2016 Olympic Village today. During the visit, Team Ireland’s Chef de Mission Kevin Kilty and Chief Executive Stephen Martin provided an update on the Olympic Village facilities and Team Ireland’s preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, which begin in nine days’ time. Following the […]

Team Ireland confirms final squad for Rio 2016

22 July 2016; Dublin, Ireland:   The Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) is today delighted to confirm the final Team Ireland squad that will compete at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games this summer. This is Team Ireland’s largest delegation since 1948; 77 athletes, of whom 26 are women, will compete across 13 sports. OCI President […]

Team Ireland athletes to receive Samsung Galaxy S7

Team Ireland athletes will receive a Samsung Galaxy S7 edge phone when the arrive into team HQ in Rio. The International Olympic Committee (IOC), in collaboration with Worldwide TOP Partner Samsung, will deliver a limited edition Galaxy S7 edge to every athlete competing at the Olympic Games Rio 2016. For the first time ever, the […]
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