Hell Fire Walk

Hell Fire Club Walk

Join us on our Hell Fire Club Walk on Wednesday, 21st June at 7pm and discover the history of the Hell Fire Club.  Free shuttle bus provided from County Hall, Tallaght at 6.15pm.  Bus users must register in advance.Email or text your Name and Hell Fire Bus to info@sdcsp.ie or 086 0441071
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Spring Summer Walks

Spring Summer Walks 2017

Walk a Marathon this Spring!South Dublin County Sports Partnership is inviting people to walk a marathon between April - June by organising a series of free 5km weekly walks.  The walks will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday each week at 11am and 7pm at locations such as the Grand Canal (9th Lock ...
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Safeguarding 1 Refresher

Sport Ireland has now gone live with an on line Safeguarding 1 Refresher, a web based education resource aimed at providing further training to those who have previously attended a Safeguarding workshop or equivalent.The content contains four modules which will provide persons in roles with regular ...
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Certified Coaching Children Programme

South Dublin County Sports Partnership in conjunction with Coaching Ireland will be running a Certified Coaching Children Programme for a 4 week period beginning on Monday, 13th March 2017.Coaching Ireland have developed 4 modules, specifically to  provide candidates with a better understanding of ...
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Operation Transformation 2017

Looking to join in the Operation Transformation 2017.  Get in touch with your local group and get moving!!An Cosán – Sharon – 01 4628488Balgaddy Walking for Health - Bridget – 01 4577104St Joseph’s College, Lucan – School – 01 6281160Round Towers GAA – Cathal O’Donoghue – 087 283 ...
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Disability Inclusion Training

The next Disability Inclusion Training Course is taking place on Saturday 25th February in Brookfield Community Centre from 10am-4pm. This introductory course is designed to give participants ideas and inspiration on how to adapt their sport and physical activity programmes. Open to coaches, volunte ...
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Survey – Development of the Liffey Blueway 

 South Dublin County Council together with Fingal County Council is carrying out a feasibility study of the development of a Blueway along the section of the Liffey from Lucan Village to Palmerstown for use by residents and visitors. A Blueway is a recreational water activity trail for non-mot ...
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Sports Science Seminar

Sports Science Seminars

South Dublin County Sports Partnership & I.T. Tallaght team up to offer Sports Science SeminarsSouth Dublin County Sport Partnership and the Institute of Technology Tallaght have joined up to offer a series of free sports science seminars that will be of interest to sports coaches and others in ...
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Irish Sports Monitor 2015 Infographic

Minister O’Donovan Launches Irish Sports Monitor Report

Minister O’Donovan Launches Irish Sports Monitor ReportMinister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan TD, today launched the sixth Irish Sports Monitor report, for the year April 2015-April 2016. The report, written by Ipsos MRBI on behalf of Sport Ireland, measures adult participati ...
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Mental Health Awareness Poster

Mental Health Awareness in Sports Information Seminar

Mental Health Awareness in Sports Information Seminar on Wednesday, 14th September at 7.30pm in Tallaght Stadium.The seminiar includesSpeakers from the World of SportWarning SignsInformation & AdvicePromoting Positive Mental HealthPractical Tools for Sports ClubsSpeakers include:Hanna Tyrell, Ir ...
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Future Tourism Potential of Corkagh Park

South Dublin County Council is currently preforming a feasibility study on the Future Tourism Potential of Corkagh Park in conjunction with our Consultants Type AB.We would very much appreciate it if you could take a few minutes to fill out the survey so as to increase the overall impact of the feas ...
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14 July 2016; Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan, TD today (Thursday) announced the Great Dublin Bike Ride will return, bigger and better than before. On Sunday 11th September 2016, up to 5,000 riders will set out from Smithfield in Dublin to take part in the second Great Dublin Bike Ride. The event is an initiative from Sport Ireland who work in conjunction with Dublin City Council, Healthy Ireland, Fingal County Council, Cycling Ireland and Meath County Council to create the only cycling event of its kind to happen in Dublin. This year's event, part of the Community Participation strand of Ireland 2016, is an opportunity for people of all ability, young and old, to take to their bicycles and join in this celebration of our centenary year. For details on how to register check out www.greatdublinbikeride.com. Pictured at the launch are, from left, Dr Una May, Director of Participation & Ethics, Sport Ireland, Brendan Kenny, CEO, Dublin City Council, Garda Ruth Molloy, John Treacy, CEO, Sport Ireland, Ronan Twomey, Healthy Ireland, Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan, TD, Ciaran McKenna, President, Cycling Ireland, Cllr Andrew Montague, Sgt Jim Clabin, cyclist Caroline Ryan and Noeleen Lynan, Great Dublin Bike Ride ambassador. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile *** NO REPRODUCTION FEE ***

Great Dublin Bike Ride Returns Celebrating 100 Years of Cycling

Great Dublin Bike Ride Returns Celebrating 100 Years of CyclingUp to 5,000 cyclists expected to take part in the 2nd Great Dublin Bike RideFollowing the success of Great Dublin Bike Ride last year, Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan, TD today (Thursday) announced the event ...
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Sportivate Advert 2016

Sportivate

Sportivate is a joint initiative of South Dublin County Council & DDLETB.  The programme caters for participants primarily between the ages of 18-25 years of age who are interested in breaking into the sports industry in some capacity or furthering their educational opportunities. The participa ...
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Bike Week 2016

Bike Week 2016

Follow The Leaders!Bike Week 2016 takes place from June 11th -19th. This year to mark the centenary of the 1916 Rising, South Dublin County Council, in partnership with Dublin City Council, is holding a very special commemorative cycle from the Pearse Museum in St. Enda’s Park, Rathfarnham to Eamo ...
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FAI Football For All Summer Camp

The FAI Football For All Summer Soccer Camp is taking place in Collinstown Park Sports Centre on Tuesday 5th July, Thursday 7th July and Friday 8th July from 10am-1pm. This programme is open to children with disabilities aged 5-18years, all abilities welcome.Registration is essential. To register pl ...
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Mandatory Garda vetting laws to come into effect

Mandatory Garda vetting laws to come into effectFrances Fitzgerald will sign the order at the end of the month. Checks to begin within weeks after three years of consultation.Mandatory checks on adults working with children are finally going to come into effect at the end of this month. And a new el ...
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Club Development Day

BOI Enterprise Town/Club Development Event

We are delighted to confirm that South Dublin County Sports Partnership is partnering with the Bank of Ireland (Tallaght branch) to hold a Free Sports Club Expo event on Saturday, 7th May from 12pm-3pm in Tallaght Community School.The Bank of Ireland Enterprise Town event is a free community event w ...
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Mojo 1

Mojo Programme

Mojo is supported by South Dublin County Sports Partnership which funds a physical activity element to the programme.The criteria for men referred onto the program are;• The men must be directly affected by the recession and/or unemployment, which has increased their risk of distress;• 18 years ...
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The Dublin Walking Festival 2016

The Dublin Walking Festival 2016The Dublin Wicklow Hills sit on the south side of Dublin city and are within easy access from the city centre with public transport. Dublin is blessed to have such great walking areas and access routes on its doorstep.Highlights: Scenic walks in the Dublin Wicklow hil ...
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The Echo Amateur Sports Awards

Congratulations to all the winners in The Echo Amateur Sports Awards, in conjunction with South Dublin County Sports Partnership and Green Isle Hotel, which were announced last night.Sportsperson of the Year – South Dublin Taekwondo’s Jack WoolleyTeam of the Year – Ballyboden St Enda’sClub o ...
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Go for Life Programme

Well done to the various community groups from South Dublin County who received a grant under the national Go for Life programme to promote physical activity programmes for older aged. The groups will be providing activities such as bowling, aerobics, walks and lots more and are a great asset for ou ...
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South Dublin County Today

Check out the December's edition of South Dublin County Today, South Dublin County Council's Citizen's Newsletter.For information on some of South Dublin County Sports Partnership's upcoming programmes visit http://goo.gl/NjpFyx
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Sport Ireland Published 8th Annual SPEAK Report

Sport Ireland today published the eighth annual Strategic Planning, Evaluation and Knowledge (SPEAK) Report on the national network of Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs).The LSPs, an initiative of Sport Ireland, aim to increase participation in sport and physical activity and to ensure that local spor ...
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