Game Day 1 – Sunday 18th August. Who’s playing?

It’s the first day of competition at the World Transplant Games in Newcastle, UK and we’re all raring to go! First up we have our runners who are heading to Exhibition Park for the 5km Road Race. Taking part in this event are: Anna Pokojska, Emma O’Sullivan, Sinead McGrath, Orla Hogan, Sheila Gregan, Kieran Murray …

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Team Announcement: New Team Doctor Ayanfe Obilana

Transplant Team Ireland are delighted to welcome new Team Doctor Ayanfe Obilana, who will be joining us in Newcastle for this year's World Transplant Games. Doctor Obilana said he is excited about taking up the role of Team Doctor. Fourteen years ago the Nigerian native moved to Ireland with his family who now live in Rochfordbridge, …

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22 Medals at the British Transplant Games

Irish transplant athletes including 7 adults and 3 children showed their mettle with an impressive sweep of 22 medals including 10 Gold, 9 Silver and 3 Bronze at the British Transplant Games which were held in Newport, Wales over the weekend (25th-28th July, 2019). Two Irish liver transplant children, Tara Madigan (age 12) from Castleconnell, …

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#WTG2019 Excursions and Special Offers

From the organisers... Newcastle by night... From the organisers... Excursions Programme and Special Offers For many athletes and supporters, this will be their first visit to NewcastleGateshead and the North East of England and it will be their main holiday. We want to make sure that they all make the most of their visit and …

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