Greta Streimikyte



Greta Streimikyte was born in Lithuania Vilnius in 1995. She came to Ireland when she was 15 years old. Greta was always an active child and loved PE classes but she never thought that one day she would be representing Ireland at an international level and would go on to call Ireland her home.

Rio 2016 Paralympic Games - Day 3

Quick Facts:

Hometown: Dublin, Ireland

Favourite food: lasagna

Favourite movie: Hachi a dogs tale

Favourite music: Gavin DeGraw Childhood  hero:  My sister

Favourite athlete: Jason Smyth

Most rewarding moment in sport: knowing that you have given everything in training and then rewarded in competitions

Talents other than sport: I rate myself in the kitchen, love to sing but I would not call it a talent


  • 4th in Rio 2016 Paralympic Games
  • 4th in 2017 World championships
  • Third in 2018 European Athletics Championships

Greta Streimikyte

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