Mark Rohan pictured with this proud parents Carmel and Denis Rohan
Congratulations to Athlone Athlete Mark Rohan who has secured Ireland’s first ever Paracycling World Championship Gold Medal. Mark took up handcycling less than two years ago having previously represented Ireland in wheelchair basketball. The Ballinshown Man Mark Rohan won the gold medal after winning the H1 Handcycling Road Race in Baie- Comeau, Canada. Due to his efforts and that of his teammates, the Irish team has now qualified for the Olympics in London in 2012.