Flagbearers for Ireland

Opening Ceremony

Edition NOC Athlete Discipline Notes #
1924 Summer Olympics Ireland John O'Grady Athletics
1928 Summer Olympics Ireland Matt Flanagan Boxing
1932 Summer Olympics Ireland Pat O'Callaghan Athletics
1948 Summer Olympics Ireland Paddy Carroll Official
1952 Summer Olympics Ireland Paddy Carroll Official
1956 Summer Olympics Ireland Tony Byrne Boxing
1956 Equestrian Olympics Ireland Kevin Barry Equestrian Jumping
1960 Summer Olympics Ireland Ronnie Delany Athletics
1964 Summer Olympics Ireland John Lawlor Athletics
1968 Summer Olympics Ireland Jim McCourt Boxing
1972 Summer Olympics Ireland Ronnie McMahon Equestrian Eventing
1976 Summer Olympics Ireland Frank Moore Rowing
1980 Summer Olympics Ireland Ken Ryan Official Lone official marched under Olympic Flag.
1984 Summer Olympics Ireland Gerry Mullins Equestrian Jumping
1988 Summer Olympics Ireland Wayne McCullough Boxing
1992 Summer Olympics Ireland Michelle Smith Swimming
1992 Winter Olympics Ireland Pat McDonagh Bobsleigh
1996 Summer Olympics Ireland Francie Barrett Boxing
1998 Winter Olympics Ireland Terry McHugh Bobsleigh
2000 Summer Olympics Ireland Sonia O'Sullivan Athletics
2002 Winter Olympics Ireland Tamsen McGarry Alpine Skiing
2004 Summer Olympics Ireland Niall Griffin Equestrian Eventing 62
2006 Winter Olympics Ireland Kirsty McGarry Alpine Skiing
2008 Summer Olympics Ireland Ciara Peelo Sailing 159
2010 Summer Youth Olympics Ireland Kate Veale Athletics
2010 Winter Olympics Ireland Aoife Hoey Bobsleigh 39
2012 Summer Olympics Ireland Katie Taylor Boxing 91
2012 Winter Youth Olympics Ireland Florence Bell Alpine Skiing 23
2014 Summer Youth Olympics Ireland Robert Hendrick Canoe Sprint 90
2014 Winter Olympics Ireland Conor Lyne Alpine Skiing 29
2016 Summer Olympics Ireland Paddy Barnes Boxing 99
2016 Winter Youth Olympics Ireland Gary Skinner Alpine Skiing 21
2018 Summer Youth Olympics Ireland Emma Slevin Artistic Gymnastics 97
2018 Winter Olympics Ireland Seamus O'Connor Snowboarding 45

Closing Ceremony

Edition NOC Athlete Discipline Notes #
1948 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1952 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1956 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1960 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1964 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1968 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1972 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1976 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1980 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1984 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1988 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1992 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1992 Winter Olympics Ireland ?
1996 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
1998 Winter Olympics Ireland ?
2000 Summer Olympics Ireland ?
2002 Winter Olympics Ireland ?
2004 Summer Olympics Ireland Mark Mansfield Sailing 62
2006 Winter Olympics Ireland Rory Morrish Cross Country Skiing
2008 Summer Olympics Ireland Kenny Egan Boxing 159
2010 Winter Olympics Ireland Shane O'Connor Alpine Skiing 39
2012 Summer Olympics Ireland Darren O'Neill Boxing 91
2014 Winter Olympics Ireland Seamus O'Connor Snowboarding 30
2016 Summer Olympics Ireland Gary O'Donovan Rowing 99
2016 Winter Youth Olympics Ireland Gary Skinner Alpine Skiing 21
2018 Winter Olympics Ireland Bubba Newby Freestyle Skiing 45