Two Kerry Athletes take part in European Transplant Championships

Two Kerry athletes are taking part in the 10th European Transplant & Dialysis Sports Championships in Sardinia, which get underway today.

Kidney transplant recipients –  Stephen Byrne from Tralee and  Emma O’Sullivan, who works in Listowel, are part of the 24 strong – Transplant Team Ireland.

Over 25 countries and 470 participants are expected to participate in the Championships.

Tralee man, Stephen Byrne, said the Championships are very competitive but also fun..