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Team Ireland head to England for pre Euro training camp

Team Ireland began a five-day training camp at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield this morning.

The Irish squad, which includes Olympic medallists, Olympians, European Games, European Elite and European Union medallists and current Irish Elite champions are training with the host nation, Estonia, Italy and Norway.

Michael O’Reilly, Brendan Irvine and Sean McComb, who claimed gold silver and bronze at the recent European Games in Azerbaijan, are included in the panel.

“The squad are looking forward to getting a good training camp under their belts in Sheffield, “ said Irish head coach Billy Walsh.
Irish squad

51kg Ceire Smith (Cavan)
48kg Brendan Irvine (St Pauls)
52kg Myles Casey (St Francis)
56kg Michael Conlan (St John Bosco)
56kg Kurt Walker (Canal)
60kg Sean McComb (Holy Trinity)
64kg Dean Walsh (St Joesphs/St Ibars)
69kg Adam Nolan (Bray)
75kg Michael O’Reilly (Portlaoise)
91kg Darren O’Neill (Paulstown)
91+kg Dean Gardiner (Clonmel)

Coaches: Billy Walsh, Zuar Antia, Eddie Bolger
Strength & Conditioning: John Cleary
Physiotherapist: Ursula Brooks
Sports Psychologist: Gerry Hussey


Integral part of the Irish boxing community for over 13 years