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Dormant Accounts Funding 2019 Announced

Dormant Accounts Funding 2019 Announced

Ministers Ross and Griffin announce Dormant Accounts Funding for Sport and Physical Activity Measures Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross TD, and Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin TD, recently announced an investment package of...

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Ireland succeeds at British Isles Short Mat Championship

Ireland succeeds at British Isles Short Mat Championship

Ireland has had a very successful British Isles Short Mat Championship held in Aberdeen. With 11 trophies at stake Ireland came away with 8 of them. Ireland won the Premier team competition and the ‘A’series team competition. They also picked up both singles title...

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CARA 2019 National Seminar for Inclusion

CARA 2019 National Seminar for Inclusion

Cara in partnership with Sport Ireland were delighted to host the 2019 National Seminar for Inclusion. The theme for this year’s seminar will be on ‘Children and Young People with Disabilities’. Over 200 delegates representing 113 different national and international...

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Cycling Ireland Annual Award Winners

Cycling Ireland Annual Award Winners

Sam Bennett won the International Performance of the Year at the Cycling Ireland Annual Awards for the second consecutive year on Saturday night. The Cycling Ireland Awards Evening saw members of the cycling community recognised in 13 categories, both participants and...

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The 11th European Transplant & Dialysis Sports Championships

The 11th European Transplant & Dialysis Sports Championships

The Irish Kidney Association is delighted to be hosting the 11th European Transplant & Dialysis Sports Championships in Dublin from August 2nd-9th (www.etdsc2020.com). With 25 countries and 13 different events it promises to be a true celebration of the gift of...

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Marine Spacial Planning Update

Marine Spacial Planning Update

The launch of the Draft National Maritime Planning Framework (NMPF), by Minister Damien English from the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government took place on Tuesday November 12th. This draft is Ireland's first complete marine spatial planning document...

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Volunteers in Sport Winners honoured in Farmleigh House

Volunteers in Sport Winners honoured in Farmleigh House

Volunteers from all 32 counties honoured at Volunteers in Sport Awards (Photos at end of Press Release) Awards celebrate the 450,000 volunteers contributing to sport in clubs and communities across Ireland Swim Ireland’s Mary Dunne receives ‘outstanding contribution’...

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O’Driscoll O’Neil on board with Volleyball Ireland

O’Driscoll O’Neil on board with Volleyball Ireland

Insurance company O’Driscoll O’Neil have been revealed as a new partner of Volleyball Ireland. The partnership will see the Dublin based firm, become the Headline sponsor of the 2019/20 Volleyball Ireland Association Cup and Shield Competitions, taking the flagship...

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