Honours list – what the Irish Olympic Boxing team members have won to date – Irish Boxing

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Workforce Eire has formally chosen a crew of seven boxers to compete within the Olympic Video games in Tokyo this summer time. Six of the crew are set to compete of their first Senior Video games, Rio Olympian, Brendan Irvine, was introduced earlier this 12 months, with the rest being confirmed in June. The boxing occasions happen within the Kokugikan Area in Tokyo from the twenty fourth July – 8 August 2021.

Brendan Irvine, who certified for Tokyo within the European Olympic Qualifiers in London final 12 months, was confirmed as crew captain of the boxing squad which incorporates Kellie Harrington, Aoife O’Rourke, Michaela Walsh, Aidan Walsh and Emmet Brennan who secured spots on the European Olympic Qualifier in June, European Video games Champion Kurt Walker was additionally confirmed following the shut of rankings.

Three of the European Video games medallists are a part of the crew, together with gold medal winner Kurt Walker, and silver medallists Kellie Harrington and Michaela Walsh. Walsh is joined on the crew by her brother Aidan, in addition to Dubliner Emmet Brennan and 2019 European Champion Aoife O’Rourke.

Take a look at particulars together with what every fighter has received so far under:

Brendan Irvine

Age: 25

Membership: St.Pauls ABC

House Metropolis: Belfast

Main Honours: European Video games Silver, Commonwealth Video games Silver, European Championships Bronze

Earlier Olympics: Rio 2016

Kurt Walker

Age: 26

Membership: Canal Boxing Academy

House Metropolis: Lisburn

Main Honours: European Video games Gold, EU Championships Gold, Commonwealth Video games Silver, European Championships Bronze

Aidan Walsh

Age: 24

Membership: Monkstown ABC

House Metropolis: Belfast

Main Honours: Commonwealth Video games Silver, European Olympic Qualifying Event Bronze

Emmet Brennan

Age: 30

Membership: Dublin Docklands BC

House Metropolis: Dublin

Main Honours: IABA Elite Nationwide Champion x2 (As soon as at 75kg, As soon as at 81kg)

Michaela Walsh

Age: 28

Membership: Monkstown ABC

House Metropolis: Belfast

Main Honours: EU Championships Gold, Commonwealth Video games Silver x2, European Video games Silver, European

Olympic Qualifying Event Silver, European Championships Bronze

Kellie Harrington

Age: 31

Membership: St.Marys BC

House Metropolis: Dublin

Main Honours: World Championships Gold, European Olympic Qualifying Event Gold, European Video games

Silver, World Championships Silver, EU Championships Silver, European Championships Bronze

Aoife O’Rourke

Age: 24

Membership: Castlerea BC

House Metropolis: Castlerea

Main Honours: European Championships Gold, European Olympic Qualifying Event Bronze, U22

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