Invictus Games 2017: Who is Daraine Mulvihill? TV host presented the Paralympics at London 2012 and Rio 2016

DARAINE MULVIHILL is an Irish TV character and has presented the Paralympic Games in London and Rio.

She sadly misplaced each of her legs when she was sixteen, after surviving meningitis.

 Daraine Mulvihill (right) pictured ahead of last year's Invictus Games

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Daraine Mulvihill (proper) pictured forward of final yr's Invictus Games

Who is Daraine Mulvihill?

After dropping her legs at the age of sixteen, individuals didn’t anticipate her to outlive meningitis.

She then went on to graduate at Dublin Metropolis College after learning Communications Research.

In 2012, she was introduced in to current the morning present program for the London Paralympic Games after learning for the position since the starting of the yr.

Talking on the job, she stated: "Having gone by way of one thing just like the athletes and dwelling a life that faces as much as a few of the similar challenges as them, I do assume I’ve a pure affinity that different journalists won’t have."

She then went on to cowl the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games for RTE2 – which is proven in Northern Eire and the Republic of Eire.

When is the Invictus Games?

The Invictus Games might be held from September 23 to September 30, 2017.

TV info is but to be confirmed however final yr’s video games have been proven on BBC.

The Games are a world, Paralympic-type multi-sport occasion and have been the brainchild of Prince Harry.

The Games have been created for wounded, injured or sick armed providers personnel to participate in a variet of sports.

Who can compete in the Invictus Games?

The Invictus Games is a parasport occasion for wounded, injured or sick armed providers personnel and their related veterans.

Athletes from Afghanistan, Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Estonia, Georgia, Germany, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Netherlands, New Zealand, the UK and the United States will compete.

Romania and Ukraine are additionally getting into for the first time.

Paralympic GB athletes return to Heathrow from Rio with sixty four gold medals

DARAINE MULVIHILL is an Irish TV character and has presented the Paralympic Games in London and Rio.