You Taking Part - More Opportunities, More Engagement, More Awareness
June, 03, 2021
Dreaming of swimming out to that first buoy? This is the course for you. The programme is designed to improve confidence and technique in open water. Participants should be able to swim 50m, with a goal of completing 700m at the end of the programme. Sessions are 45 minutes long. Wetsuits are recommended but not essential, all participants must have a tow float.
May, 24, 2021
The Walking with Poles Programme will begin on the 10th June at 11am in The Mall Longford, the programme will run for 6 weeks.
May, 21, 2021
This is Your Chance …
as a volunteer to learn how to create positive experiences for people with disabilities to be active in sport and physical activity.
Cara is offering 100 free places on their Inclusive Volunteer Programme to volunteers at club and community level. Each participant will receive online Inclusive Disability Training, endorsed by Sport Ireland, and participation in our volunteer webinar, presented by Rob Hartnett, Sport For Business.
The programme aims to empower new and existing volunteers to provide positive opportunities for people with disabilities in sport and physical activity.
We welcome applications from people with disabilities who are interested in volunteering and would like to up-skill in the area of sport and physical activity inclusion in their community.
Our 4 week Women On The Water Kayak programme takes place from Clondra Habour beginning Monday June 14th at 7pm
May, 18, 2021
Longford Sports Partnership COVID 19 Club Small Grant Scheme Guidelines
May, 14, 2021
Women on Wheels is a six week cycling programme designed to take women cyclists from complete beginners to confident leisure cyclist.
May, 13, 2021
This year’s Longford Summer Walking Series takes place over four weeks in July supported by Longford Tourism. Join us on one of our eight walks that will take place right across the County on some of Longford's lovely walking trails. A walk will take place each Monday and Wednesday evening at 6.30pm over four weeks in July.
Ministers Catherine Martin and Jack Chambers welcomed the publication of the Sport Ireland Participation Plan 2021-2024 – Increasing Participation in Changing Ireland.
The Participation Plan outlines how Sport Ireland will continue to help people get active by removing barriers to participation in sport and physical activity in the coming years. The Sport Ireland Participation Plan actions will be delivered through Local Sports Partnerships, National Governing Bodies, strategic partners, clubs, communities and individuals.
Click on the link to download: Sport Ireland Participation Plan 2021-2024
May, 07, 2021
Sportshall Athletics is an exciting indoor programme of adapted athletic activities for children from 3rd to 6th class which focuses on fitness and multi-skill development providing a grounding for all sports. Sportshall Athletics is inclusive and encourages children to get fit whilst creating friendship and having lots of fun
Unfortunately, this year we cannot run our County competitions however we will still be providing schools with the opportunity to transform their sport’s hall or gymnasium into an arena of fun-filled athletics activities. Longford Sport’s Partnership will provide a Tutor with equipment to add to your day’s activities.
If your school is interested in a Sportshall Athletics school day between the 12th of May and the end of the year please email email@example.com for more information.
April, 12, 2021
Longford Sports Partnership are delighted to announce the upcoming ‘Longford’s Primary School’s Skill Challenge’ programme which will commence on the 12th of April and run for 4 weeks.