Big celebrations in Rathdrum as Leo returns home

There were big celebrations as Leo O’Brien returned home from the special Olympics in Los Angles with his silver medal.

Hundreds turned out at the Market square where Leo was joined by Blue Dolphin teammates John Rowan from Rathnew and Laura Reynolds.

More events are to be held this week around the county for Donal O’Mahoney from Kilcoole who won gold in the pentathlon, Amy Quinn from Bray who won gold in the badminton mixed doubles, Sean McDonald from Delgany and Wayne McDonagh from Bray who won bronze in the 11 a-side football.


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