EYOF Tampere 2009
Shane Quinn (Co Waterford) has claimed Ireland's first track medal at this year's European Youth Olympics Festival in Finland
A silver medal for swimmer Sycericka McMahon was the highlight on Day One of the European Youth Olympic Festival in Tampere.
Nicholas Quinn (Co Mayo) has improved his pb in the 200m im for the second time today.
Sycerika McMahon (Co Down) has won a silver medal in the girls' 400m freestyle at the European Youth Olympic Festival
Sycerika McMahon (Co Down) is through to this afternoon's girls' 400m freestyle final.
Niamh Clohessy will lead the Irish team into the Opening Ceremony this evening.
Last night’s opening ceremony marked the official start of the EYOF. Team led by Jordain McGifford
The 2009 European Youth Olympic Festival starts this evening at 8:00pm (local time).
Twenty-four young Irish athletes depart for Finland on Friday (July 17) at 9am from Dublin Airport to compete in this years European Youth Olympics in Tampere.
Our EYOF Track & Field athletes are showing excellent form at the Juvenile Championships in Tullamore today.