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Team Ireland arrive in Ukraine ahead of Euro Youth Championships

Team Ireland flew out to the Ukraine from Dublin airport in the early hours of this morning ahead of the start of the 2015 European Junior Championships.

The tournament begins in Lviv at 1pm tomorrow afternoon (Irish time). Lviv is two hours ahead of Ireland.

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Aaron McKenna, who claimed a silver medal at the 2014 European Junior Championships, will captain the Irish team in the Ukraine.

2015 European Junior Championships May 15th/24th

Irish squad

46kg Zach Mallon (Old School)
48kg Lorcan Hurley (Tramore)
50kg Sean Whelan (Docklands)
52kg Aaron McKenna (Old School)
54kg Callum Bradley (Sacred Heart Omagh)
57kg Eric Nash (Ardnaree)
60kg Michael Avetisian (Mulhuddart)
63kg Aaron Gethins (Ballinacarrow)
66kg Jason Harty (Rathkeale)
70kg Jordan Myers (St Pats, Dromahair)
75kg Anthony Johnston (Gleann)
80kg Jim O’Reilly (Portlaoise)
80+kg Martin McDonagh (Baldoyle)

Team manager: Stephen Connolly
Coaches: Billy McClean, Gerry McDaid, Dmitri Dmitruk
Physio: Eoin Naughton
R&J: Philip Rooney


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