Brought to you by the Athletes' Commission The Athlete’s Commission was formed shortly after the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, with the vision of ensuring that Ireland is the best country in the world to be an Olympian or an aspiring Olympic athlete. Our mission statement is to support the welfare of Irish Olympic Athletes and […]
A short background biography of the staff of the Olympic Council of Ireland.
At the first meeting of the Olympic Federation of Ireland Athletes’ Commission Darren O’Neill, Ireland’s representative in the middleweight category in boxing at the London Olympic Games was unanimously elected as chairperson. Darren from Paulstown, Co. Kilkenny will attend OCI Executive Committee meetings as an ex oficio member. Following his election, he said “it […]
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J.J. Keane, then one of Irelands leading sports administrators was elected to the International Olympic Committee in 1922 and it is now generally accepted that the Irish Olympic Council as it was known at the outset, came to existence in 1922 but due to the loss of the minutes of the early meetings of the Council, the exact date is now not known.