Proud presenter of 20X20

20×20 is about creating a cultural shift in our perception of girls and women in sport. By increasing visibility of women’s sport it will become a greater part of who we are and what we follow.

Our Vision

Our vision is to provide a dynamic and effective voice for Irish sport, promoting the value of sport to Ireland while providing outstanding representation and services to members.

Sport Matters

As governing bodies, our members’ priorities lie with their sport. Therefore, our job is to communicate their views regarding the benefits of sport in areas such as personal health/wellbeing, the economy and society as a whole.

The Federation of Irish Sport is the representative organisation for the National Governing Bodies of Sport (NGBs) and Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs) in Ireland. Our membership consists of over 100 NGBs and LSPs from every corner of the country.

Our vision is to provide a dynamic and effective voice for Irish sport, promoting the value of sport to Ireland while providing outstanding representation and services to members. As governing bodies, our members’ priorities lie with their sport. Therefore, our job is to communicate their views regarding the benefits of sport in areas such as personal health/wellbeing, the economy and society as a whole.

We are “The Voice of Irish Sport”.

20×20 is a new campaign aimed at creating a measurable cultural shift in the presentation and perception of Women’s sport in Ireland.

It is a broad-based approach with three key metrics in mind to boost media coverage, attendance at key events and participation each by 20 per cent between now and 2020.

We are proud presenters of the 20x20 campaign

LATEST NEWS

Judges Named for Sport Industry Awards 2019

The full panel of judges for the Irish Sport Industry Awards have been named by the Federation of Irish Sport. Rob Hartnett, Sport for Business Founder (Chair) Cliona O’Leary, RTÉ Deputy Head of TV Sport Gerry McDermott, Fingal County Council Communications Manager...

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Best of luck to Team Ireland at the World Games!

91 Team Ireland athletes began their journey last week to Abu Dhabi ahead of the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games. Excitement was in the air at Dublin Airport as athletes from across Ireland arrived with their families and friends ahead for the final leg of...

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Judges Named for Sport Industry Awards 2019

The full panel of judges for the Irish Sport Industry Awards have been named by the Federation of Irish Sport. Rob Hartnett, Sport for Business Founder (Chair) Cliona O’Leary, RTÉ Deputy Head of TV Sport Gerry McDermott, Fingal County Council Communications Manager...

read more

Best of luck to Team Ireland at the World Games!

91 Team Ireland athletes began their journey last week to Abu Dhabi ahead of the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games. Excitement was in the air at Dublin Airport as athletes from across Ireland arrived with their families and friends ahead for the final leg of...

read more