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6th year student Ellen Keane and her teammates on the Paralympic Swimming Team have been nominated for an RTE Sports Award. The award ceremony, which will be shown live on RTÉ Two and RTÉ.ie from 9.45pm, will see the outstanding Person, Manager and Team of the Year recognised for their achievements.
The nine nominees for Team of the Year include the Clare hurlers, Dublin footballers, Cork Ladies Football team, Galway camogie team, The Ireland Men’s Boxing team, The Ireland Women’s Rugby, the Paralympic Swimming Team and St Patrick’s Athletic.
The Team of the Year will be selected by a public phone and text vote on the night. Voting details announced at the beginning of the programme on 20 December and on www.rte.ie/sport.
Best of luck to Ellen and the Paralympic Swimming Team!