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Meath LSP Autumn/Winter Ezine

Please see Meath LSP’s latest Ezine for Autumn/Winter 2019 Click here to view: http://bit.ly/2lS9fH1

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Cycling Ireland Launch AXA Community Bike Rides

Cycling Ireland has partnered with AXA Insurance to create AXA Community Bike Rides, an exciting new programme that inspires people all over the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland to get out on their bikes. AXA Community Bike Rides are … Continue reading

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Volunteer in Sport Awards!!

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Sport Ireland Publishes 2018 Local Sports Partnerships Annual Report

Sport Ireland today published the 12th annual Sport Ireland Local Sports Partnerships Annual Report on the national network of Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs). The report provides an overview of the work of the 29 LSPs across the country, and highlights … Continue reading

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Meath LSP Summer Ezine

Please see Meath LSP’s latest Ezine for Spring 2019 Click here to view: http://bit.ly/2Raiqy6

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Adventure Walks Meath Smartphone app

Meath Local Sports Partnership is leading a new innovative programme which integrates modern technology, physical activity and having fun! It is a new and exciting programme to encourage families to get out and exercise together. Funding for this new programme … Continue reading

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Sport Ireland takes over Governance Code for sporting organisations

Sport Ireland today announced that it is taking over the Governance Code for Community, Voluntary and Charitable Organisations as a Governance Code for Sport. This follows the decision of the Governance Code Working Group to retire the Code of Practice … Continue reading

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Kells plays host to the 9th annual Royal County 10k/5k event

It isn`t just the local councillors who are running at this time of year, but judging by the number of participants in the Royal County 10k/5k event in Kells on the bank holiday last, everyone in the county both young … Continue reading

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Meath Heritage Cycle Tour

The Meath Heritage Cycle tour which has been organised by Meath Local Sports Partnership for the past 10 years will not be taking place in 2019. We would like to thank all the people who supported Meath LSP in making … Continue reading

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Royal County 5km & 10km technical t-shirt unveiled!!

The Royal County t shirt 2019 has been unveiled and what a success it already is!! Has the Round Tower ever looked as resplendent decorated in an eccentric vibrant yellow against a sparkling sapphire background?? Definitely a collector’s item! Make … Continue reading

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Slane Castle 5km Trail Run/Walk

We are delighted to announce the 5th year of ‘The Slane Castle 5km Trail Run/Walk’ which will take place on Sunday 12th of May in the grounds of Slane Castle at the time of 10.00am. The 5km route itself is … Continue reading

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Meath LSP Spring April

Please see Meath LSP’s latest Ezine for Spring 2019 Click here to view: http://bit.ly/2Iqfewi

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Get your running shoes out…the Royal County 5km & 10km returns to Kells!

The 9th annual Royal County 5km & 10km event returns to Kells on May 6th Bank Holiday Monday. This well run event starts and finishes at the historical landmark of the Round Tower on Canon street in Kells. The Royal … Continue reading

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JOB VACANCY: Community Sports Development Officer

Meath Local Sports Partnership wishes to recruit a Community Sports Development Officer! This is will be a specified purpose contract for a period of 2 years. Hours of work will be 35 hours per week. The salary for this post … Continue reading

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Sport Ireland Publishes New Safeguarding Guidance for Children and Young People in Sport

Sport Ireland today launched the new Safeguarding Guidance for Children and Young People in Sport. The new Guidance specifically builds on the core principles of safeguarding originally set out in the Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children in … Continue reading

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Congratulations to graduates of our Community Coaching Programme!

8 newly qualified coaches graduated on Tuesday last from Meath Local Sports Partnership`s Community Coaching award 2018/2019. The Community Coaching award is a 14 week programme, funded by Meath LSP through Sports Ireland`s Dormant Accounts measure. The aim of the … Continue reading

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Meath County Council Community grant scheme for 2019 is now open!

Applications are invited from Community Groups, Tidy Towns/Village Committees, Residents Associations and other organisations, to assist with actions and projects being undertaken in their local area for the Meath County Council Community Grant Scheme 2019.  The range of grant categories … Continue reading

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CARA CENTRE – JOB VACANCY

Cara, through the support of the Dormant Accounts Fund and Sport Ireland, is looking for a Full-time Sport Inclusion Coordinator to coordinate, support and enhance opportunities for people with disabilities to participate in sport and physical activity throughout Ireland. Closing Date: Applications to … Continue reading

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Meath LSP’s Latest Winter/Spring Ezine

Please see Meath LSP’s latest Ezine for Winter / Spring http://bit.ly/2MmwC4V

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Opportunity for Recently Qualified Graduates!

Please download Job & Person Specification HERE This is year 2 of this programme. Please see youtube link below of experiences gained by those who took part in year 1 (will provide interested graduates with a more in-depth insight into … Continue reading

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Move More…….Fitbit Challenge 2019

Move More ……. FitBit Challenge 2019 Meath Local Sports Partnership in association with Healthy Ireland and Meath County Council invite adults from around Meath to participate in our new 12 week Move More fitbit challenge. Participants must: Be over 18 … Continue reading

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Operation Transformation National Walk Day

Meath Local Sports Partnership and Sport Ireland have linked up with the OT team to promote National Walk Day on Saturday 12th January. Organisers welcome all ages and abilities along on the day and would like to see families getting … Continue reading

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Meath LSP sign up to the Sports Inclusion Disability Charter!

Meath LSP are delighted to announce that we have signed up to the Sports Inclusion Disability Charter!! We would encourage all clubs/schools and organisations to sign up to the charter supporting the inclusion of people with a disability in sport … Continue reading

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Meath to benefit from €144,100 of Dormant Accounts Funding!

Dormant Accounts Funding support – Meath LSP 2018/2019 Total awarded to Meath LSP €144,100.00 ____________________________________________ Breakdown of Dormant Accounts Funding: Community Sports and Physical Activity Hubs (CSPAH) The objective of the CSPAHs is to bring local people together and provide … Continue reading

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Tutors/Coaches/Instructors WANTED!

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Launch of new Large Scale Sport Infrastructure Fund (LSSIF)

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross T.D. and the Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin T.D. today announced that applications are being invited for funding under the new Large Scale Sport Infrastructure Fund (LSSIF).  … Continue reading

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Job Vacancy – National Coordinator – Be Active After School Activity Programme

NATIONAL COORDINATOR – Be Active After School Physical Activity Programme Meath Local Sports Partnership in conjunction with the Health Service Executive wish to recruit a National Coordinator for the Be Active After School Activity Programme (Be Active ASAP). This is will … Continue reading

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Hinterland kicks off in December with a new festival dedicated to sport!

The highly successful Hinterland festival, which takes place over the last weekend in June each year in Kells, Co. Meath, is branching out to celebrate great sports writing in a brand-new festival which will be unique to these islands. Hinterland presents Tailteann: … Continue reading

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Go for Life Assistant Manager Vacancy

Age & Opportunity is the national organisation that provides a range of opportunities for older people who want to get more involved in arts and culture, sport and physical activity and education and personal development. Our Vision is an Ireland … Continue reading

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Meath LSP Autumn/Winter Ezine

The latest Meath LSP E-Newsletter for Autumn/Winter 2018 is now available. Packed full of news, updates & upcoming events. Click here to view Meath LSP Autumn/Winter Ezine

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Sports Capital Programme 2018 – €40M for Improved Sports Facilities

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross T.D. and the Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin T.D., today announced that €40 million is being made available under a new round of the Sports Capital Programme … Continue reading

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10 years of cycling in Meath!

The Sport Ireland Meath Heritage Cycle tour returned for its 10th year over the weekend of the 28th & 29th July. The ever popular event, run by Meath Local Sports Partnership continues to attract big cycling numbers not only to … Continue reading

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Food & water stops along the routes!

Cyclists are reminded to bring full water bottles and small amount of food with them on the day. Food and water stops are provided along the routes, whereas food supplied is aimed at refuelling the cyclist, it is not intended … Continue reading

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Meath Heritage Cycle Tour Pre-event guide

Pre- event guide and information The Meath Heritage Cycle tour is a leisure cycle event, it is NOT A RACE. Please complete the cycle safely and do not take any risks that put yourself or fellow cyclists in danger. Always show … Continue reading

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Get on your bike, kids – its family fun time!

The ever popular and much awaited 11km Meath Heritage Cycle tour family spin starts at 5pm from Castle Street, Trim on Saturday 28th July. Families can register on the day from 2pm in the marquee on the grounds of Trim … Continue reading

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VACANCY at Cormeen Sports Complex

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Great value if you register early for the Meath Heritage Cycle Tour!

With discounts available of 10% for Cycling Ireland members, unemployed/OAP`s and a special incentive on offer for clubs and cycling groups – the Meath Heritage Cycle tour continues to represent huge value for those registering to do the event. At … Continue reading

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Jersey unveiled!

This year’s much awaited Meath Heritage Cycle tour jersey has been unveiled. The jersey design celebrates the rich heritage of Meath and our 10 years of cycling in Meath. The vibrancy encapsulated in the luminous yellow spectacularly energises the watermelon … Continue reading

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Enable Ireland Meath announced as charity beneficiary for the Sport Ireland Meath Heritage Cycle tour

Enable Ireland provides Early Services in Meath for children with disabilities. The services provided include: clinical assessment, therapy, education, training and family support. These are vital services promoting personal development of children with disabilities, which enables independence, choice and inclusion. … Continue reading

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10 years of cycling in Co. Meath

Meath Heritage Cycle tour ambassadors 2018: Saoirse McGrath (Meath Rose 2018) & Cillian O Sullivan (Meath footballer). Also Sophie Deegan (Enable Ireland – nominated charity for 2018 event) 2018 sees the Meath Heritage Cycle tour celebrate its 10th year. Since … Continue reading

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JOB VACANCY: Sports Inclusion Disability Officer

Sports Inclusion Disability Officer Meath Local Sports Partnership wishes to recruit a Sports Inclusion Disability Officer. This is will be a specified purpose contract for a period of 2 years. Hours of work will be 35 hours per week. The … Continue reading

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Meath LSP Summer Ezine

The latest Meath LSP E-Newsletter for Summer 2018 is now available. Packed full of news, updates & upcoming events. Click here to view MLSP E Bulletin Summer 2018 

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Bringing colour to Blackwater Park!

On Sunday May 27th, Blackwater Park in Navan was transformed into a colour paradise. In beautiful sunshine and set on the backdrop of the river Boyne, 400 people of all ages and ability levels gathered for Navan’s first ever 5k … Continue reading

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Slane Castle 5km Trail Run/Walk!

The Slane Castle 5km Trail Run/Walk will take place on Sunday 10th June in the grounds of Slane Castle at an earlier time of 10.00am. The events main sponsor for the third year in a row & to whom we … Continue reading

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It`s sunshine as normal as runners and walkers take to the streets of Kells for the Royal County 5k & 10k events.

With summer finally arriving, runners and walkers took to the streets of Kells on Bank Holiday Monday last for this the 8th year of the Royal County event. With local clubs of Bohermeen, Dunshaughlin and Navan athletic clubs out in … Continue reading

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5km Colour Fun Run comes to Navan!!

Meath Comhairle na nÓg in association with Meath Local Sports Partnership & Jigsaw Meath,  invite you to Navan’s FIRST EVER 5km Colour Fun Run on May 27th! The 5 km fun event will the held in Blackwater Park, Navan starting … Continue reading

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Kildare Sports Partnership – Job Opportunity

Kildare Sports Partnership – JOB OPPORTUNITY Sports Inclusion Disability Officer – 12 Month Contract Remuneration: €41,625 per annum – €46,923 per annum (maximum) €48,457 per annum (after 3 years satisfactory service at maximum) €49,990 per annum (after 6 years satisfactory service … Continue reading

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Destination Kells!!!! May bank holiday 5km/10km

The ever popular Royal County 5km & 10km events return to Kells on the Bank Holiday Monday May 7th. This is the 8th year of the Royal County event with interest growing year on year. The number of participants for … Continue reading

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Meath LSP Spring Ezine

The latest Meath LSP E-Newsletter for Spring 2018 is now available. Packed full of news, updates & upcoming events. Click here to view Meath LSP Spring Ezine

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“Amazing things can be achieved when no one gets the credit” according to former Meath manager Mick O’Dowd

Back row from left to right: Ruairi Murphy & Kate Feeney (Meath LSP), Mick O’Dowd, Sheelagh Quinn, Liam Moggan, Margo Finnegan & Paul Friel (Meath LSP). Pictured at the front are coaches Rosabelle Welsh and Nora Maguire (Kentstown/Beauparc Community Games), … Continue reading

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Meath GAA leading the way in Leinster!

                    Pictured above: Jim Bolger (Chairperson of Leinster GAA Council); Fiona Murphy (HSE Lead Health & Wellbeing); Cllr Gerry O Connor (Cathaorleach Meath Co Co); along with Mary Murphy (Co-ordinator Meath … Continue reading

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Meath LSP’s Winter/Spring Ezine 2018

                                      The latest Meath LSP Ezine for Winter/Spring 2018 is now available. Packed full of news, updates & upcoming events. Click here to … Continue reading

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Operation Transformation National Walk Day!

Meath Local Sports Paratnership`s Operation Motivation programme commenced last weekend with a number of walks rolling out across the county. Walks were organised in conjunction with Operation Transformation National Walk day. Throughout the county over 550 participants turned out in … Continue reading

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Meath to benefit from €59,500 of Dormant Accounts Funding

Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Brendan Griffin TD today announced a further investment package of €1.5 million in Dormant Accounts funding for sport. Today’s investment follows the announcement of €2.9 million in Dormant Accounts funding for sport in … Continue reading

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“A Partnership Approach in Meath”

  Meath LSP recently facilitated an interactive workshop entitled “A Partnership Approach in Meath.” This event focused on engaging with the national governing bodies (NGB) of sport with a key purpose being to discuss working together in partnership to increase … Continue reading

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Sport Ireland Launch Policy on Participation in Sport by People with Disabilities

Sport Ireland launched its new Policy on Participation in Sport by People with Disabilities. The policy, which explicitly sets out Sport Ireland’s position in relation to the participation in sport and physical activity by people with disabilities, was launched during … Continue reading

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Vacancy for Technical Development and Participation Manager with The Camogie Association

The Camogie Association is seeking to appoint to a Technical Development and Participation Manager. The post holder will report to to the Ard Stiúrthóir/Chief Executive, and will act as a member of the Association’s senior management team. The Technical Development … Continue reading

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€95,000 in Dormant Account funding to benefit Sport & Physical Activity in Meath!

Minster of State for Tourism and Sport Brendan Griffin TD today announced €2.9m worth of funding for sport and physical activity projects through the Dormant Accounts Fund. The investment of €2.9 million is being allocated to National Physical Activity Plan … Continue reading

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Meath Running Group complete Dublin City Marathon!

Pictured above: Members of Meath Running Group who recently completed Dublin City Marathon (with coaches Paddy Mangan and Cailin McDonagh).  Meath Local Sports Partnership would like to congratulate the 16 members of the Meath Running Group who participated in the … Continue reading

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Sport Ireland launches Get Ireland Walking Strategy and Action Plan 2017 -2020

Sport Ireland is delighted to announce the launch of Get Ireland Walking’s Strategy and Action Plan 2017-2020. Get Ireland Walking is a Sport Ireland initiative, supported by Healthy Ireland and delivered by Mountaineering Ireland.  It seeks to establish a vibrant … Continue reading

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Meath LSP Ezine Autumn/Winter 2017

                                        The latest Meath LSP E-Newsletter for Autumn/Winter 2017 is now available. Packed full of news, updates & upcoming events. Click here … Continue reading

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European Week of Sport and Physical Activity

2017 European Week of Sport and Physical Activity will be celebrated across Ireland from 23rd-30th September 2017. The European Week of Sport takes place between the 23-30 September and aims to promote sport and physical activity across Europe. The Week … Continue reading

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Meath Heritage Cycle tour – a massive thank you!

9 years on and the Meath Heritage Cycle tour is going from strength to strength. With over 3000 cyclists participating between 4 distances, the popularity of recreational cycling is continuing to grow in Co. Meath. However none of this would … Continue reading

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Do’s and Don’ts of Meath Heritage Cycle tour – 160km, 100km & 50km cyclists only!

Do: Bring your booking pass with you to sign-in Collect your wristband and number from “sign-in (marquee on Castle Street)” either on Sat 29th or up to 30 mins  before your event start time on Sun 30th Wear your wristband … Continue reading

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Get on your bike, kids – its family fun time!

Family cyclists taking part in last year`s An Post Meath Heritage Cycle Tour 11km family spin. The family spin starts at 5pm from Castle Street, Trim on Saturday 29th July. Families can register on the day from 2pm in the … Continue reading

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Popular MC returns for cycle tour!

Evergreen and popular MC- Eamonn Duffy will be back in situ at the start/finish line over the weekend of the cycle tour. Eamonn`s commentary and build up to the start of all events along with well chosen up tempo music … Continue reading

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Food & Water stops along the Cycle Tour routes!

Food & water stops along the routes: On Sunday 30th July, 7 local venues are opening up their facilities to provide refreshments and much needed nourishment to the cyclists participating in this year`s cycle tour.  Details below of participating venues: … Continue reading

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Enable Ireland Meath announced as charity beneficiary for Cycle tour!

Enable Ireland Meath announced as charity beneficiary for the Sport Ireland Meath Heritage Cycle tour! Enable Ireland provides Early Services in Meath for children with disabilities. The services provided include: clinical assessment, therapy, education, training and family support. These are … Continue reading

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Cycle Tour Jersey Unveiled!!

This year`s much awaited Meath Heritage Cycle tour jersey has been unveiled. The jersey design celebrates the rich heritage of Meath and it`s county colours by interlacing a vivacious yellow against a vibrant teal background.  As part of the tradition … Continue reading

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Calling all Volunteers! Are you free on Sunday 30th July?

The Meath Heritage Cycle tour (formerly An Post) will take place over the weekend of July 29th and 30th. The Meath Heritage Cycle tour is made up of 4 distances: 11km Family Spin; 50km Tara Loop; 100km Royal Tour & … Continue reading

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Meath Heritage Cycle Tour Routes

Overview of routes: 160km Royal Challenge – exciting new finish to the 160km distance.  The 160km  commences at 8am from Castle street in Trim (under the watchful eye of St John`s Castle) and heads out the Dublin road in the … Continue reading

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Get off your leg and on your bike!!!

Celebrity OT star, Chris McElligott and local cycling legend PJ Nolan have joined forces to become this year`s local ambassadors for the 9th Meath Heritage Cycle tour.  Chris who is an amputee and avid footballer, has taken up hand cycling … Continue reading

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Meath LSP Summer Ezine 2017

                                        The latest Meath LSP E-Newsletter for Summer 2017 is now available. Packed full of news, updates & upcoming events. Click here to … Continue reading

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Bike Week Schedule 2017

Meath Local Sports Partnership in association with the Department of Transport is supporting a number of activities for Bike Week 2017. Bike Week 2017 takes place from June 10th to June 18th. Bike Week 2017 is a cross-community effort to … Continue reading

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Local Celebs launch The Daily Mile for Primary Schools.

Primary schools across Meath are to participate in a new daily initiative, The Daily Mile, which will improve the physical, emotional, and social health and wellbeing of all children and help in the battle to combat obesity. In 2012, Elaine … Continue reading

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Sunshine, shorts and records were order of the day for Kells Royal County 10k & 5k

Summer announced its arrival with splendid sunshine on bank holiday May 1st and gloriously shone on the runners and walkers of the 10k and 5k Royal County events. With numbers growing year on year, this is fast becoming an annual … Continue reading

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NOTICE TO KELLS HOUSEHOLDERS

The Royal County 5km & 10km, Kells on Monday 1st May 2017 The Royal County will take place in Kells on Monday 1st May 2017. There are 2 routes – 5km & 10km, both starting and finishing on Cannon Street … Continue reading

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Countdown is on to the West of Irelands Premier Sporting Event for Women

Castlebar is getting all geared up to welcome women from all over Ireland and beyond to the Mayo capital for the 8th Western People West of Ireland Women’s Mini-Marathon on Sunday 30th April. The Mini Marathon, one of the flagship … Continue reading

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Meath LSP Spring Ezine

                                        The latest Meath LSP E-Newsletter for Spring 2017 is now available. Packed full of news, updates & upcoming events. Click here … Continue reading

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Concussion in Sport Awareness Workshop – Key Points

  Concussion is described as a mild brain injury and may occur in any sport. Meath Local Sports Partnership teamed up with the Irish Rugby Football Union and Meath GAA to highlight concussion in sport. The workshop was designed to … Continue reading

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Funding for National Bike Week 2017 Events in Meath!

  Funding for National Bike Week 2017 Events in Meath! Meath Local Sports Partnership is currently inviting applications from groups for funding to assist with the organisation of a cycling themed event during Bike Week 2017, which will take place … Continue reading

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JOB VACANCY – Community Sports Development Officer

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 … Continue reading

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Teenage Emotional Wellbeing Talk

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Launch of the 2017 Sport Ireland Cycle Series

Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan, TD announces launch of the 2017 Sport Ireland Cycle Series Earlier today Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan, TD officially announced the launch of the 2017 Sport Ireland … Continue reading

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Nutrition for Sporting Success Key Points

One in three Irish adults is classed as overweight according to Daniel Davey Performance Nutritionist with Leinster Rugby and Dubin GAA as he addressed a large audience at Meath Local Sports Partnerships recent Sports Nutrition workshop. Sports coaches, players, athletes … Continue reading

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University of Limerick Sports Scholarships

Closing Date for Applications 1st of March 2017 at 5pm The closing date for applications for the UL Sports Scholarship scheme and for all sports scholarships at UL including the Bank of Ireland GAA High Performance scheme is the 1st … Continue reading

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JOB OPPORTUNITY – NATIONAL SPORTS DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR AT VISION SPORTS IRELAND

National Sports Development Coordinator The National Sports Development Coordinator will work to promote the Vision Sports ethos: ideally, every single vision impaired person, irrespective of age, level of sight or fitness, should be able to participate, in so far as … Continue reading

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2017 Sports Capital Programme – Workshops on How to Make an Application

The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport in partnership with Local Sports Partnerships is organising a series of workshops on How to make an application under the 2017 Sports Capital Programme.  For information on the seminars and to make a … Continue reading

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Meath LSP Winter/Spring Ezine 2017

                                        The latest Meath LSP E-Newsletter for Winter/Spring 2017 is now available. Packed full of news, updates & upcoming events. Click here … Continue reading

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NOW OPEN: SPAR FAI Primary School 5s 2017 Applications

The 2017 application process is now open for the SPAR FAI Primary School 5s programme. Register at www.fai.ie/primary5 The programme involved almost 24,000 students last year with over 1,200 schools participating. The competition has been running since the mid 1990s and … Continue reading

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Operation Motivation!

                          Operation Motivation is a series of county wide physical activity programmes designed to get you up and active for the New Year! Opportunities to kick start your … Continue reading

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€30m in Sports Capital funding 2017

€30M Sports Capital Grant scheme for improved sports facilities and equipment Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross T.D. and the Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’ Donovan T.D., announced today that €30m is being made … Continue reading

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Dunshaughlin man set to become National Leader!

Chris McElligott from Dunshaughlin has been chosen as one of the 5 leaders for the upcoming Operation Transformation programme in January. Chris lives in Dunshaughlin with his partner Elizabeth Mangan and 3 children – Ryan (8); Dylan (5) and Mya … Continue reading

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Vision Sports / CARA announce job opportunity – Sports Development Coordinator

CARA Centre and Vision Sports Ireland are seeking applications for the position of SPORTS DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR (with a specific purpose on sport and physical activity for people with vision impairments). Together, the CARA Centre and Vision Sport Ireland are recruiting … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT! Clubs must be registered on OSCAR to apply for Sports Capital Grants

The Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan TD, recently indicated that a new Sports Capital Programme may be announced in the coming months. Therefore it is important that any clubs who wish to apply in the next … Continue reading

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Sport Ireland Launches Safeguarding Refresher Resource

Sport Ireland today launched Safeguarding 1 Refresher, a web based education resource aimed at providing further training to those who have previously attended a Safeguarding workshop of equivalent. The web resource, which was developed in partnership with Sport Northern Ireland, … Continue reading

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Top 3 finish at the Sports Industry Awards for Meath Local Sports Partnership!

Pictured above are: Dr. Una May (Sport Ireland); Mary Murphy (Meath LSP); Bernard Brogan (President Federation of Irish Sport); Elaine Banville (Meath LSP); Brendan Carr (Lord Mayor Dublin); Ronan Toomey (Healthy Ireland) & John Holian (Chairperson Meath LSP). Meath LSP … Continue reading

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Minister O’Donovan Launches Irish Sports Monitor Report 

Minister 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 participation in sport … Continue reading

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Ministers announce a further €1.4 million in Dormant Accounts funding for sport

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross TD and Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan TD, today announced a further investment package of €1.4 million in Dormant Accounts funding for sport. Today’s investment follows the announcement … Continue reading

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Meath Mental Health Festival

Meath LSP in association with Meath County Council, Jigsaw Meath, SHINE, Meath Employability Services, HSE; GROW, CORE Meath and the GAA have come together to deliver the 3rd annual Meath Mental Health Festival,  taking place from 3rd – 10th October. … Continue reading

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