Patsy McGonagle’s Team Ireland depart for Rio Olympics

Rio 2016

The bulk of Ireland's Olympic Track and Field athletes are Rio bound this evening.

The squad, including Donegal's Mark English left for Brazil from Dublin Airport.

The UCD athlete will take part in the 800 metres at his first Olympics and is positive ahead of the competition...

Cóilín Duffy also caught up with Patsy McGonagle, who is heading to his fifth Olympic Games.

Patsy's been assessing the Irish hopes at the games...