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#Ellen Keane

# ellen-keane - Monday 16 September, 2019

Ellen Keane's bronze medal continues fantastic few days for Ireland at World Championships

Nicole Turner also claimed a bronze amid a remarkable finish in the 50m Butterfly S6 on Saturday.

# ellen-keane - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Gold for Ireland! Ellen Keane powers to first place in 100m breaststroke SB8 final European Champion This post contains videos

Gold for Ireland! Ellen Keane powers to first place in 100m breaststroke SB8 final

The 23-year-old earned Ireland’s first gold medal at the 2018 European Paraswimmimg Championships.

# ellen-keane - Friday 17 August, 2018

Ireland's Ellen Keane takes bronze as hosts win first medal at European Champs Medal Alert This post contains videos

Ireland's Ellen Keane takes bronze as hosts win first medal at European Champs

The Clontarf native produced a stunning performance in the 200m Individual Medley.

# ellen-keane - Saturday 28 July, 2018

'When I was a kid, I never really noticed that I was different' Resilience This post contains videos

'When I was a kid, I never really noticed that I was different'

Growing up with a disability, Ellen Keane felt insecure. Going to college she overcame that insecurity and is now reaching her full potential in the pool.

# ellen-keane - Monday 23 April, 2018

Irish shine at Para Swimming World Series as Ellen Keane bags trio of medals

Nicole Turner also earned a silver medal in Indianapolis.

# ellen-keane - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Ellen Keane wins gold at World event to bring Ireland's medal tally to four

The Rio medallist claimed gold and silver today.

# ellen-keane - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Ellen Keane's remarkable journey from self-conscious 'girl with one arm' to Paralympic medallist

The 21-year-old’s outstanding efforts were rewarded at her third Paralympics with a bronze medal.

# ellen-keane - Thursday 10 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Breaking my back taught me what was worth fighting for in life' Challenge

'Breaking my back taught me what was worth fighting for in life'

Two of Ireland’s Paralympic athletes on not letting a disability define them and how they got tough in the face of adversity.

# ellen-keane - Sunday 6 November, 2016

'Since the Paralympics I’m getting to enjoy the things I didn’t get to do when I was training'

It’s onwards and upwards after Rio, but I’m going to enjoy myself first before resuming heavy training, writes medallist Ellen Keane.

# ellen-keane - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

'I kind of needed to win that medal. I’ve nothing to lose now in the future'

Ellen Keane reflects on a whirlwind Paralympic Games and her bronze medal win in Rio.

# ellen-keane - Sunday 18 September, 2016

'If I came to these Games and left without a medal I don't know what would have happened'

21-year-old Ellen Keane came of age in Rio, but a Paralympic bronze is only the start.

# ellen-keane - Saturday 17 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Irish Paralympian's dad was the proudest man in Rio yesterday Proud Dad

# ellen-keane - Friday 16 September, 2016

'Exhausted' Keane finishes with another final as Nicole Turner pulls out on medical advice

The 21-year-old was happy to finish strongly.

# ellen-keane - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Ellen Keane runs out of steam as four races in 24 hours takes its toll

Nicole Turner was also in action this evening.

# ellen-keane - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Ellen Keane produces the performance of her life to win bronze in the pool

The 21-year-old claims Ireland’s fourth medal of the day.

# ellen-keane - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Paralympic Breakfast: All eyes on Ireland's Michael McKillop as he aims for 4th gold medal Preview This post contains videos

Paralympic Breakfast: All eyes on Ireland's Michael McKillop as he aims for 4th gold medal

Meanwhile, Ellen Keane is among the other athletes due to represent Team Ireland today.

# ellen-keane - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

'15 days and counting! A few weeks ago I was nervous but now I can't wait to get to Rio'

Swimmer Ellen Keane is getting set for her third Paralympics – and there’s not long to go now.

# ellen-keane - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

'I was really surprised, and a bit overwhelmed, by the support' - Ellen Keane's Road to Rio diary

Swimmer Ellen Keane is getting set for her third Paralympics – and there’s not long to go now.

# ellen-keane - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

'People think you’re away on a holiday, they have no idea!' - Ellen Keane's Road to Rio diary

Irish Paralympic swimmer Ellen Keane takes us off to Fuerteventura for some warm weather training and back again.

# ellen-keane - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

'Without realising it, I’m wasting so much energy' - Ellen Keane writes her first Road to Rio diary

Swimmer is preparing for her third Paralympics later this year.

# ellen-keane - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Pics: Ireland's Paralympic swimmers return home with 8 world championship medals Homecoming This post contains images

Pics: Ireland's Paralympic swimmers return home with 8 world championship medals

Team Ireland won eight medals in eight days at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal.

# ellen-keane - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Paralympics 2012: McDonald and Scully reach final, Keane misses out (updated)

The gold medallist has qualified for this evening’s event with a time of 1:10.59.

# ellen-keane - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Jason Smyth safely through to 200m final in London

The 100m T13 champion even managed to ease up 20 metres from the line.

# ellen-keane - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Paralympic Village: Day 1, wrap

There were mixed fortunes for Team Ireland today, with Ellen Keane among the athletes who impressed.

Paralympics 2012: Brown and Shaw just miss out on cycling bronze

Hopes of a first Irish medal on the opening day now rest with Ellen Keane in the 100m butterfly final at 7.30pm this evening.

Paralympics 2012: Brown and Shaw make bronze medal ride off, Keane reaches 100m final

Eilish Byrne also put in an encouraging display earlier today.

Paralympic breakfast: Team Ireland ready for momentous occasion

Ellen Keane, James Scully and Damien Shaw are among the athletes from these shores competing today.