WTS 114 - Darragh McDonald

By What's the Story? Podcast

Play Episode

About This Episode

Darragh McDonald is a Paralympic gold medalist and World Champion swimmer. At the age of just 14 he qualified for the 2008 Beijing Paralympics where he took home a silver medal.  An unquestionably brilliant athlete, In 2015 Darragh called time on his swimming career aged just 21 after severing ties with Paralympics Ireland due to what he described as "years of broken deals."  For the first time since 2015, Darragh talks candidly and honestly about his experiences in and out of the pool.  WTSpod is brought to you by Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel, go to www.fitzpatrickcastle.com for more. 

Podcast Finder is powered by


The Automatic Transcription Platform for converting your audio to text

Learn More