Ireland’s Sailors placed 9th and 10th overall in 2008 Paralympic Regatta.
Ireland’s Paul McCarthy, Paul Ryan and Richard Whealey placed 9th overall in the 2008 Paralympic Games at the conclusion of their regatta in the Sonar Class. On their final day of racing they placed 12th and 11th. Germany took the Gold when they finished on 35 points just one point ahead of the week’s leaders, France, who took Silver with Australia claiming Bronze.
In the Skud 18 Class Amy Kelehan and John Twomey placed 10th overall in the 2008 Paralympic Games at the conclusion of their regatta. On their final day’s raccing they placed 9th, 10th and 9th. USA took the Gold despite discarding their final race. Australia took the Silver with Canada taking the Bronze.