Gymnastics Ireland has confirmed a team of four for the European Championships in Artistic Gymnastics, which will take place in Basel from 21-25 April.  

The event is a final Tokyo 2021 qualifier, offering competitors crucial preparations for the Summer Games.

World and European medalist Rhys McClenaghan, Adam Steele, Emma Slevin and Meg Ryan make up the Irish team.

Coverage of the qualifying rounds from Basel will be shown live on the RTÉ Player, with RTÉ2 and and RTÉ Player both showing live finals action.

Commenting on the team announcement Gymnastics Ireland CEO Ciaran Gallagher said: "After what has been a very difficult year it is great to see Irish gymnasts preparing to depart for international competition once again.

The 2021 Europeans will be a championships operated under tight Covid19 protocols developed through working together with our partners in European Gymnastics & Sport Ireland in the interests of protecting our team members as best possible.

"As the final Tokyo 2021 qualifier and a crucial Olympic Games preparation event gymnastics fans will be guaranteed a top-level sports entertainment experience. We wish all our team members the best of luck in their final preparations as they prepare to depart for Switzerland."