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Photos: Team Ireland Wins 4 Medals In Just 2 Days At The Special Olympics

Photos: Team Ireland Wins 4 Medals In Just 2 Days At The Special Olympics

Two days in and Team Ireland secured their fourth medal of the Special Olympics, with Sarah Jane Johnston winning her second bronze medal of the games on Monday.

Johnston finished third in the 100m freestyle, adding to her third place finish on Sunday, where she was one of three medalists in the pool. Elsewhere yesterday, Lorraine Hession finished fourth in the 100m freestyle final with a personal best, while James Meenan finished his 100m heat with a personal best.

Watch all the action here, thanks to Henry McKean and Sportsfile.

Here are some of the best photos from the two days so far:

Sean Coleman, Sarah Jane Johnston and Gary McEnroe celebrate with their medals in the pool

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Sean Coleman goes ecstatic after winning silver in the 25m backstroke

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Team Ireland's Anthony Clarke and Thomas Caufield meet a very tall Andrew Hetherington of Team GB

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Sarah Jane Johnston swims in her second third place finish of the week

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Gary McEnroe celebrates his bronze medal finish

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Sean Coleman and his mother Phidelma celebrate his silver medal

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Team Ireland and Team GB join together after a 0-0 draw

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Mark Farrelly
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Balls Media Audience Development Manager. Former Miss World 1997 contestant.

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