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Operation Transformation - 13th January 2018

19 Jan 2018
Longford Sports Partnership Operation Transformation walks continue on Saturday 20th January at 11am meeting in Ballymahon. Registration from 10.45am, everyone welcome. Call 043 33 49402 with enquiries.... read more

Coaching Children Course - February dates

19 Jan 2018
This is a coaching course which provides existing coaches with a basic understanding of children's sport and physical activity and best ways to optimise children's enjoyment, participation and positive outcomes.... read more

Men On The Move 2018

2 Jan 2018
Longford Sports Partnership Men on the Move is a physical activity programme for men aged 35 and over. The programme will run in the Mall one evening a week for 4 weeks at a cost of €15 for the total programme. The programme will start on Thursday 25th January at 8pm. To book your place contact Longford Sports Partnership on 043 33 49402 or email read more

LSP - Online Questionnaire

19 Dec 2017
Longford Sports Partnership continues to support the development of sports and physical activity in County Longford and as part of our strategic planning we welcome your thoughts on our past activities and on our future direction. Tell us your thoughts, ideas, comments and general observations, as a member of the public, a sports organisation, a school, community group or employer, regarding what might be done to encourage and sustain sports and physical activity in County Longford. You can do this by completing the online survey at either of the following two locations:... read more


7 Dec 2017
• €5.5million awarded by the National Grant Scheme during its lifetime • Almost €300,000 awarded to clubs and groups nationwide this year • 30,000 older people will benefit from this investment... read more

Whirling & Twirling - Older Adults

29 Nov 2017
The main aims of this workshop are to: • Propose a format for a dancing session • Outline a warm-up routine and warm-down routine which should precede and conclude any activity session for older people • Explore a range of simple dance ideas (mostly folk dances) suitable for older people Taking place in Edgeworthstown community Centre on Tuesday 5th December 10am-3pm.... read more

Have Your Say...Strategic Planning Consultations

28 Nov 2017
Longford Local Sports Partnership is currently undertaking a consultation process relating to the development of its Strategic Plan 2017-2021. As part of this process we wish to engage with members of community groups, sports club representatives, schools, agencies and sports facilities with an interest in opportunities for people of all ages, abilities and social background to participate in sport and physical activity in Co. Longford. We are interested in your view and invite you to attend an open discussion on the relevant following dates:... read more

Late Night Soccer League postponed until further notice

31 Oct 2017
Tuesday's Late Night Soccer League (31st Oct) session is cancelled. We will have updates as soon as possible. Apologise for any inconvenience.... read more

2017 Ganly’s Longford Sports Star Awards in association with Longford Sports Partnership and the Longford Leader

30 Oct 2017
Calls are invited for nominations for the following categories: Hall of Fame, Junior Sportsperson of the Year, Club Volunteer of the Year and Sports Ability Award. Closing date for nominations is Thursday 9th November.... read more

Show Racism the red card

27 Oct 2017
Antiracism Creative Competition 2018... read more

CARA National Inclusion Awards 2017

20 Oct 2017
WHAT PART DO YOU PLAY? Recognising people and organisations in Ireland who contribute to the inclusion of people with disabilities in Sport, Physical Activity and Physical Education.... read more

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

19 Sep 2017
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 & Aqua Fit.... read more

Late Night Soccer League is back!

19 Sep 2017
1 Venue in Longford 5 weeks of Football The Mall Sports Complex Tuesday 7.30pm to 10pm Sept 26th, Oct 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th. Free to take part. Boys and Girls aged 13 to 18... read more

Go For Life Grant Scheme 2017

29 Aug 2017
The application form is available to download from age & opportunity website from the 1st September.... read more

Online Safeguarding 1 Refresher

11 Jul 2017
Sport Ireland has gone live with their online Safeguarding 1 Refresher, a web based education resource aimed at providing further training to those who have previously attended a Safeguarding workshop or equivalent.... read more

HPX 2017 Conference

6 Jul 2017
“Lessons Learned from High Performance Sport: The 2020 Evolution” The HPX 2017 Conference ( will take place on October 6th – 7th 2017 at the National Indoor Arena Dublin.... read more

Community Facilities Scheme 2017

22 May 2017
Longford Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) and Longford Co. Council invite applications from community groups for funding under the Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government’s Communities Facilities Scheme 2017. The aim of the Scheme is to enhance communities, address disadvantage and improve social cohesion at a local level by providing access to small-scale capital grants to help grass roots community projects get underway or take the next step towards completion. Deadline - 30th June 2017... read more

Green Gyms - April/May 2017

17 Apr 2017
The Mall – Longford Town Thursday, 20th April – 25th May @ 12 noon. 6 week programme. A qualified instructor will be on hand to provide expert advice on how to stay fit and healthy using the beautiful outdoors. free of charge. To register, please call Longford Sports Partnership on 043 33 49402 or email Facebook: read more

National BikeWeek 2017

10 Apr 2017
Applications are now being invited from Longford community groups, voluntary organisations, schools, sports clubs, active retirement groups, childcare service providers, workplaces or any group that wishes to organise a bike related event on a 'not for profit basis' during Bike Week 2017. The event runs from 10th-18th June 2017 and the deadline for receipt of applications is 12 noon on 1st May 2017. Please see attached for further details.... read more

Seminar on Ethics in Sport - AIT

3 Apr 2017
This is a free seminar on 17th May 2017, however, places are limited, so early booking is advised. Book your place at read more

Community Walking Leader Training Level 1

3 Apr 2017
Dates for 2017 as follows: Galway – 29th-30th April Leitrim- 20th-21st May Kerry – 27th-28th May... read more

Noel McManus Memorial Run - Friday, 14 April 2017

15 Mar 2017
5k / 10k Run / Walk in memory of Noel McManus... read more

CSDO Vacancy - Meath LSP

8 Mar 2017
Meath Local Sports Partnership is inviting applications from suitably qualified applicants for the following position: Community Sports Development Officer (Fixed Term, 1 Year Contract) Remuneration: Salary Scale €25,576 – €42,889 The aim of the Community Sports Development Officer is to strengthen and enhance the capacity of Meath Local Sports Partnership to further develop locally led plans and more long term sustainable physical activity programmes under the National Physical Activity Plan. The Community Sports Development Officer will foster and encourage a culture of Active Participation, supporting opportunities for and access to sport and physical activity in local communities and increasing opportunities for participation by those who experience disadvantage. ... read more

Aidan o'Mahony launches fit4all week

1 Mar 2017
CARA has announced that it will host the first ever National fit4all week and National fit4all Expo. The fit4all week will run from the 8th May to the 14th May with the National Expo taking place on the 10th May in the newly opened National Indoor Arena. The 5 times All Ireland winner and patron for fit4all Aidan O’Mahony and Operation Transformation Leader Chris Mc Elligott were on hand at the National Aquatic Centre today to mark the announcement.... read more

Register your sports club with the PPN today

27 Feb 2017
As a voluntary or community organisation with a constitution or statement of aims, sports groups may be eligible to apply to become members. Visit for more detail on the benefits of joining or to register today... read more

GAA Healthy Clubs Regional Roadshow

17 Jan 2017
60 clubs – at least one in each county – are currently engaged in Phase 2 of the HCP, building on the pioneering efforts of the 16 clubs that completed Phase 1. Responding to identified needs amongst their memberships and communities, the clubs are engaged in health promoting campaigns and programmes addressing such interesting and important topics as: health eating, smoke-free clubs, emotional wellbeing and mental fitness, physical activity opportunities for non-playing members, engaging older community members, youth development, gambling, drug, and alcohol awareness, heart health, suicide awareness, and even blood donation.... read more

Whirling and Twirling Workshop in December

30 Nov 1999
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