Deric Ó h’Artagáin (35) is part of the Ireland AM on-air team with the TV3 Television Network. From coverage of the floods to the national ploughing championships, he has travelled the length & breath of the country covering events of national interest. From a farming background in Co.Limerick, Deric is a regular on Irish TV and radio having recently produced and presented his first documentary in Calcutta, India titled ‘The Real Slum Dogs; Journey of Hope’.
A keen sports, travel and outdoor enthusiast, Deric is heavily involved in triathlons and adventure racing across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Having recently completed his first Ironman 70.3 in Dublin; he aims to take on the Durban Ironman in South Africa in 2017. He recently won Outsider Magazine’s 2017 ‘Celebrity Adventurer of the Year’.
Deric has a very dynamic and interactive social media platform, with a loyal following due to his vast array of hobbies and interests. From Twitter to Snapchat and Facebook to Instagram; he has a combined online reach of over 1.5 million reach per month. Deric aims to focus on growing his Youtube channel with more outdoor fitness and adventure travel in the coming year. Online IG @deric_tv3.