Team Ireland’s Timothy Morahan, a member of South Dublin Special Olympics Sports Club, from Rathmines, Dublin, at Dublin Airport during the team homecoming, August 4th, 2015. Morahan took home silver in the long jump and 4x100 metres relay and bronze in the 800 metres.  Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

Ireland’s Special Olympics athletes received a jubilant welcome home on Tuesday after winning a total of 82 medals at the Los Angeles World Games. Ar(...)

  Lucy Best from Lisburn, Co. Antrim, with Matt English, at the  2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.

Ten years after the Special Olympics was the toast of Ireland when the opening ceremony of the World Summer Games took place in Croke Park, the moveme(...)