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Paralympic Breakfast: Patrick Monahan competes in the marathon as the Games come to an end

It’s the last day of the Games but there is plenty of action before tonight’s closing ceremony.

Think of this slot as your balanced nutritional start to propel you through an intense sporting day ahead.

(All times are Irish, no gloating about your exotic location allowed)

Flying The Irish Flag

Wheelchair athlete Patrick Monahan, who was inspired to take part in the Paralympics after watching London 2012, competes in the T54 marathon from 16:30.

Patrick Monahan Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO

The Best Of The Rest

The gold medal match in the wheelchair rugby promises to be one of the highlights on the final day at 1.00pm.

Rio Paralympics Rugby Source: Leo Correa

This Should Be Good Too…

The sitting volleyball comes to a climax at 4.00pm as Bosnia and Herzegovina face Iran.

The closing ceremony will take place from 10:00pm this evening.

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