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2015 Press Releases

Olympians honoured at UCC

5 Oct 2015
Pictured L-R: Sean Coleman, student of UCC's Certificate in Contemporary Living (CCL) who won a silver medal in the 25m backstroke swimming event at the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015. Sean has just completed his first year on this course; Aoife O’Sullivan, Rhythmic Gymnastics from Ballinlough who won 1 gold and 2 bronze medals. She is a UCC graduate of the CCL; Colm Monaghan – Men’s Soccer – 5th place in tournament and also a UCC graduate of the CCL. Also present were family members as well as Declan Kidney, Director of Sport and Physical Activity and Alan Quirke, Sports Officer, UCC. Photo by Tomas Tyner, UCC.

University College Cork had the pleasure of honouring three Olympic athletes recently on their return from the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015.

Read the full story on the UCC Sport website.

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