Mark Rohan has won gold in hand cycling at the London 2012 Paralympic Games.

Mr Rohan, from Ballinahown in Co Westmeath, recorded a time almost 12 seconds ahead of the silver medallist.

Team Ireland also won two bronze medals in cycling at Brands Hatch today.

James Brown and his sighted pilot Damien Shaw came third in the Men's Individual B time-trial final.

Catherine Walsh and her sighted pilot Fran Meehan from Co Offaly secured a bronze in Women's Individual B final.