PRESS RELEASES

5 Mar, 2017

OLYMPIC SAILING SILVER MEDALIST ANNALISE MURPHY TO LEAD THIS YEAR’S ST. PATRICK’S FESTIVAL PARADE

Irish sailor and Olympic silver medallist Annalise Murphy (27), from Dublin, has been selected by St. Patrick’s Festival to lead this year’s spectacular Festival Parade which will wind its way through the streets of the capital on March 17th. The young sports star was chosen in recognition of her outstanding achievement at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, her contribution to Irish sport and her courage and determination to succeed on the world stage in her sport.