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September 2017

Sports Taster Day for older people to celebrate Positive Ageing Week and European Week of Sport

Date: Tuesday 26th September
Time: 11.30am
Location: The Mall Complex Longford

This event is run by Longford Sports Partnership is open to all older adults in County Longford.  The Sports Taster day will involve walking football, go for life games and aqua fit.

For more information call Longford Sports Partnership on 043 3349402 or 0871922479 or email

Late Night Soccer League is back!

Date: Tuesday 26th September
Time: 7.30pm
Location: The Mall Sports Complex Longford

1 Veune in Longford (5 weeks of football), the Mall Sports Complex, Longford.

Tuesday's 7.30pm to 10pm September 26th, October 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th.

FREE to take part

Boys and Girls aged 13 to 18

Contact Graham Kane FAI Development Officer 083 8161353

October 2017

Safeguarding 1

Date: Thursday 5th October
Time: 7pm-10pm
Location: Longford County Council, Aras an Chontae, Great Water St., Longford

All volunteers, coaches, children’s officers and designated liaison persons (DLP) involved in any capacity with children in sport must first complete the 3-hour Child Welfare and Protection Basic Awareness Course. This course educates participants on the implementation of best practice in protecting the welfare of children involved in sport.


Certification is awarded by Sport Ireland on completion of this workshop. Participants must attend the full 3-hour session and should be over 18 years of age.

Registration fee of €15

Call 043 33 49402 or register online at


Sports First Aid

Date: Saturday 14th October
Time: 9.30am
Location: EDI Centre Longford

Longford Sports Partnership host 'Sports Injuries / Sports First Aid Courses'.

If you're involved in a sports club from team level to management, the importance of basic first aid provision cannot be over emphasised. This course will bring you through the basics of emergency care and enable you to keep any casualty safe until an ambulance arrives.

Areas covered include:

  • Approach to accident
  • Disorders of breathing and CPR
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Fractures and broken bones
  • Spinal injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Medical emergencies.

If you or your group require an alternative workshop, please contact 043-3349402 and we can organise for you.

 Please note that participants must be over 18 years of age

Online registration at Registration fee of €50. Lunch included.

Yearly Programmes

Please note that yearly programmes include Buntus, for primary schools and Buntus Start, for pre-schools.