Successful Irish Special Olympics team arrive due home.

Team Ireland will touch down at Dublin Airport this evening following a successful Special Olympics World Winter Games in South Korea.

The athletes won 12 medals in the Alpine Skiing and Floorball competitions at the seven day event.

Their haul includes three gold medals, six silver, three bronze and six pace-ribbons.

Among the medal winners is Cahir's Aidan Cross who was part of the Floorball Team