Sunday 26 February 2017

Athletics - Aoife Beston

15 November 2014; Aoife Beston, Athletics, Claremorris All Stars Special Olympics Club. Special Olympics Ireland Squad and Portraits, Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Dublin. Picture credit: Piaras O Midheach / SPORTSFILE *** NO REPRODUCTION FEE ***
15 November 2014; Aoife Beston, Athletics, Claremorris All Stars Special Olympics Club. Special Olympics Ireland Squad and Portraits, Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Dublin. Picture credit: Piaras O Midheach / SPORTSFILE *** NO REPRODUCTION FEE ***

Ahead of the Special Olympics in LA next month, we are profiling all of our athletes taking part.

NAME: Aoife Beston

AGE: 26

SPORT COMPETITION AT GAMES: Athletics

CLUB DETAILS: Claremorris All Stars Special Olympics Club

QUESTIONS:

1) WHAT ARE YOUR SPORTS AND HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN INVOLVED WITH YOUR CLUB?

I have been involved for 14 years in the Club doing Athletics; Aquatics: Bocce: Bowling and Equestrian.

2) WHAT TYPE OF TRAINING AND PREPARTION ARE YOU DOING FOR THE LOS ANGELES GAMES?

I will be doing Training with my Club and with my Mother.

3) HOW DID YOU FEEL WHEN YOU WERE SELECTED TO REPRESENT YOUR CLUB AND COUNTRY AT THE LOS ANGELES GAMES?

I felt really happy.

4) FINALLY, CAN YOU TELL ME A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOURSELF (HOBBIES, PASTIMES ETC) AND YOUR FAMILY?

I live with Mum and Dad and two Brothers and one Sister. I have a dog called Maxi.

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