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Ireland at the 2008 Beijing Summer Games

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Host City: Beijing, China (August 6, 2008 to August 24, 2008)
Opening Ceremony: August 8, 2008
Closing Ceremony: August 24, 2008

Events for Ireland: 43 in 12 sports
Participants for Ireland: 55 (39 men and 16 women)
Youngest Participant for Ireland: Aisling Cooney (18 years, 15 days)
Oldest Participant for Ireland: Pauline Curley (39 years, 161 days)
Most Medals for Ireland (Athlete): 3 athletes with 1 medal

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55 Athletes

Rk Athlete Gender Age Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Kenny Egan Male 26 Boxing 1 1
2 Paddy Barnes Male 21 Boxing 1 1
3 Darren Sutherland Male 26 Boxing 1 1
4 Richard Archibald Male 30 Rowing
5 Andrew Bree Male 27 Swimming
6 Fionnuala Britton Female 23 Athletics
7 Derek Burnett Male 37 Shooting
8 Siobhan Byrne Female 23 Fencing
9 Michelle Carey Female 27 Athletics
10 Sean Casey Male 30 Rowing
11 Thomas Chamney Male 24 Athletics
12 Richard Coakley Male 25 Rowing
13 Aisling Cooney Female 18 Swimming
14 Jamie Costin Male 31 Athletics
15 Alistair Cragg Male 28 Athletics
16 Joanne Cuddihy Female 24 Athletics
17 Pauline Curley Female 39 Athletics
18 Geoffrey Curran Male 28 Equestrianism
19 Emma Davis Female 22 Triathlon
20 Philip Deignan Male 24 Cycling
21 Jonno Devlin Male 32 Rowing
22 Patricia Donegan-Ryan Female 34 Equestrianism
23 Scott Evans Male 20 Badminton
24 Martin Fagan Male 25 Athletics
25 Cormac Folan Male 25 Rowing
26 David Gillick Male 25 Athletics
27 Tim Goodbody Male 25 Sailing
28 Colin Griffin Male 26 Athletics
29 Niall Griffin Male 30 Equestrianism
30 Paul Griffin Male 28 Rowing
31 Robbie Heffernan Male 30 Athletics
32 Paul Hession Male 25 Athletics
33 Johnny Joyce Male 20 Boxing
34 Phil Lawton Male 30 Sailing
35 Olive Loughnane Female 32 Athletics
36 Denis Lynch Male 32 Equestrianism
37 Louise Lyons Female 32 Equestrianism
38 Chloe Magee Female 19 Badminton
39 Roisin McGettigan Female 27 Athletics
40 Stephen Milne Male 23 Sailing
41 Cathal Moynihan Male 27 Rowing
42 John Joe Nevin Male 19 Boxing
43 Melanie Nocher Female 20 Swimming
44 Austin O'Connor Male 33 Equestrianism
45 Eileen O'Keeffe Female 27 Athletics
46 Peter O'Leary Male 25 Sailing
47 David O'Loughlin Male 30 Cycling
48 Sean O'Neill Male 27 Rowing
49 Derval O'Rourke Female 27 Athletics
50 Ger Owens Male 29 Sailing
51 Ciara Peelo Female 28 Sailing
52 Eoin Rheinisch Male 28 Canoeing
53 Nicholas Roche Male 24 Cycling
54 Robin Seymour Male 37 Cycling
55 Gearóid Towey Male 31 Rowing

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