15 Mar 2019, 17.24

The Joint Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport has offered its best wishes as Ireland’s Special Olympics team begins competition at the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi.

“Ireland’s Special Olympics team will be competing in so many events over the coming week in Abu Dhabi and the neighbouring emirate of Dubai. Our Members wish to convey the hope that Ireland’s athletes will come back home with a bevy of personal bests, medals and treasured memories,” said Committee Chairman Fergus O’Dowd TD. “We will be watching with pride and know that Team Ireland’s dedication and determination will inspire us all.”

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