Ireland have made a very positive start to the Youth Olympic Games and Bannon congratulated the team and their familes for their achievements to date. Olympic President Pat Hickey also wished all the athletes every success for the remainder of the Games and thanked them for being great ambassadors for their sport.
Catherine Bannon, Emily Greenan,Denise Walsh,Kate Veale, Sophie Murphy, and Pat Hickey
Lyndsey Weedon (Modern Pentathlon Coach), Alice and Denise Walsh (Rowing)
Malachy and Sophie Murphy (Sailing) with Bernie Alcorn (Athletics) and Thomas Chaix (Sailing)
Elena Maslova (Triathlon Coach) with Laura Casey and her parents