Tony Gartland is from Carlow, he is a liver transplant recipient and he will be competing in the 60-69 years age category in the following events:
- 5km Mini-Marathon
- 10 Pin Bowling Singles
- Track & Field – 1500m
- Track & Field – 5km Power Walk
- Track & Field – 800m
Tony is a veteran of many Games at both European and World level and he is one of the first competitors on the track that others look for at each Games as they know that he will be competitive.