Gold for paralympian whose father hails from Donegal

14 September 2016; Katie-George Dunlevy of Ireland, right, and her pilot Eve McCrystal, celebrate after they were informed that they won gold in the Women's B Time Trial at the Pontal Cycling Road during the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo by Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile *** NO REPRODUCTION FEE ***

Visually impaired cyclist Katie-George Dunlevy and her tandem partner Eve McCrystal have won gold for Ireland in the B Tandem Time Trials at the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Dunlevy’s father John hails from Mountcharles but lives in England.

Katie-George is a regular visitor to Donegal.

Pictured above are Katie-George Dunlevy of Ireland, right, and her pilot Eve McCrystal. Photo by Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

Afterwards Katie-George gave her reaction...