Tipp’s Winter Olympics Connnections

This year’s Winter Olympic Games will be held in Sochi, in south west Russia. The Opening Ceremony is on Friday, 7 February and there will be a total of five athletes representing Ireland this time around. Two of them have very strong Tipperary connections as both of them have a parent native of the Premier County.

This year’s Winter Olympic Games will be held in Sochi, in south west Russia. The Opening Ceremony is on Friday, 7 February and there will be a total of five athletes representing Ireland this time around. Two of them have very strong Tipperary connections as both of them have a parent native of the Premier County.

See next weeks Tipperary Star for full story.