Jason Smyth of Ireland with his gold medal  after he won the Men’s T13 100m final last Monday in the Tokyo Paralympics. Photograph: David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile

We were off recovering last weekend, and spent Saturday night camped beneath the diamond sky at one of my favourite spots along the old JB Malone trai(...)

 Jason Smyth of Ireland, second from right, crosses the line to win the T13 Men’s 100 metre final ahead of Skander Djamil Athmani of Algeria at the   2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. Photograph: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

A goldsmith is a person who makes gold articles. Jason Smyth is an athlete who deals solely in gold medals. “Gold Smyth” is the jazzy moniker attri(...)