Jes Leaving Cert, Jack Colbert, has recently returned from a World Cup Para Powerlifting event in Dubai where he secured Ireland’s first ever Junior World Cup medal. He also brought home a silver medal from the 2016 IPC Powerlifting World Cup in Malaysia. It was only last year that Jack won two silver medals at the IPC European Para Powerlifting Championships in Hungary.
Jack is looking to the Paralympic Games in Tokyo 2020 to fulfil his dream of powerlifting at the Olymic level!
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