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The photos of Michael D welcoming home Ireland's Olympians are glorious

A grand day at the Áras.

olympians1 Source: President.ie

TEAM IRELAND VISITED Áras an Uachtaráin this morning to meet President Michael D and his wife Sabina.

The President had put on a reception for the Irish athletes this morning to celebrate their achievements in Rio.

And the photos that have been released are perfect

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The sheer delight on the President’s face when he met Oliver Dingley, above, and Annalise Murphy here was marvellous

NO FEE ARAS OLYMPIC RECEPTION MX3 (1) Source: President.ie

He got a good look at the medal as well

As well as getting to meet other stars of the team

Source: President.ie

And pose for photos outside


In fact, everyone seemed to be having great craic


What a welcome home for the Olympic athletes that did so well


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