Kilcullen’s Nolan wins gold

Kilcullen’s James Nolan has today won gold at the European Transplant Games in the Net Golf competition.

Kilcullen’s James Nolan has today won gold at the European Transplant Games in the Net Golf competition.

The kidney transplant athlete and multi-award winning butcher from Kilcullen is this year celebrating the 25th Anniversary of his kidney transplant which he received from his sister.

The Irish are doing particularly well at the Games which are being held in Zagreb, Croatia.

The European Games involves over 300 athletes from 28 countries throughout Europe. The Games are a celebration of life through sport and promote organ donation for transplantation.

To follow the Irish Team at the Games visit blog www.transplantteamireland.wordpress.com

- Conor McHugh