Ramelton kidney recipient wins four medals at Transplant Games

Kieran Murrray from Ramelton, Donegal with his children Grace and Chloe and wife Olivia.

Ramelton man Kieran Murray, a member of Transplant Team Ireland has returned from the 8th European Transplant and Dialysis Championships in Krakow, Poland with four medals.

Kieran, a kidney transplant recipient, fared exceptionally well at his first Transplant Games securing 3 Gold and 1 Bronze medal. His Golds were won in the 5km mini marathon, the 1500 m race and also in Golf. He won a  Bronze medal for coming in second place in the 800m race.
Fellow Donegal man, Hugo Boyce from Clonmany, one of the more senior members of Transplant Team Ireland, also enjoyed took part in the Games. Hugo received a kidney transplant 26 years ago.
Kieran was met at Dublin Airport by his children Grace and Chloe, and his wife Olivia.