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 active year are detailed within:


Following on from National Walk Day, a number of areas are planning weekly walks in their local areas to coincide with the 8 Week Operation Transformation programme. See below for details:

Day Area Time Meeting Point Contact name & number
Monday Cormeen 10am (from 9th Jan) Cormeen Sports Complex Aine Reilly086-7732649
  Donore 7pm (from 9th Jan) Donore National School Malena McLoone087-6890892
  Johnstown 7pm (from 9th Jan) Johnstown Shopping Centre Joe Adams086 8600961
  Athboy 7.15pm (from 9th Jan) Waxies Corner Alma Mc Clorey087-6450811
  Trim 8pm (from 16th Jan) Trim Castle (Opp. Garda Station) Patricia Edmonds087-6998799
Wednesday Carnaross 9.15am (from 11th Jan) Carnaross Hall Noeleen Farrelly086-3260857
  Navan 7pm (from 11th Jan) Old Town Hall Michael Murray086-0757434
  Athboy 7.15pm (from 11th Jan) Waxies Corner Alma Mc Clorey087-6450811
  Kiltale 7.15pm (from 4th Jan) Kiltale GAA Jackie Jackson087-6468107
  Carlanstown 7.30pm (from 11th Jan) Centra Carlanstown Kay Brogan087-2350317
  Kells 8pm (from 11th Jan) Gaeil Colmcille Centre Ann Smith087-9781474
Thursday Claremont Stadium Navan 11am (from 12th Jan) Claremont Stadium Maria Matthews046-9029693
  Ballivor 7.30pm (from 12th Jan) Ballivor GAA Grounds (Walking Track) Paul Perry089-4303768
Friday Trim 10am (from 20th Jan) Trim Castle (Opp. Garda Station) Patricia Edmonds087-6998799
Saturday Cormeen 9.30am (from 14th Jan) Cormeen Sports Complex Aine Reilly                  086-7732649
  Castletown 10am (from 14th Jan) Castletown Pitch & Putt Club Nichola Smith086-8617289
  Bohermeen 11am (from 14th Jan) Bohermeen Community Centre Stephen Ball086-0792580
Sunday Tara 9am (from 15th Jan) Hill of Tara car park Kay Carroll086-3684959
  Carnaross 6.30pm (from 15th Jan) Carnaross GAA pitch Noeleen 086 3260857 or Ann 086 3603291




Are you MALE, aged 30 plus?

Would you like to be fitter?

Healthier? And have a bit of craic in the process?

Men on the Move programme is a 6 week sports based programme for MEN ONLY

Men on the Move will start in Navan on Thursday 12th January at 7.30pm in Claremont Stadium.

Please note – this programme is open to all men regardless of fitness level. Contact Ruairi on 046-9067337 or email rmurphy@meathcoco.ie for further information.


Learn 2 Run to 5k

Struggling with your New Year’s “get fit” resolution? Why not train in a group?

Learn 2 Run to 5k is ideal for those who are walkers and wish to become joggers or joggers who wish to become runners – open to men & women. An experienced running coach will be in attendance each night to provide advice and support. No running ability required! Venues for training include:

Area  Details Contact
Bohermeen Beginners running group starts Mon 9th Jan @7pm; Advanced running group starts Sat 7th Jan @9am; both at Bohermeen Community Centre. Stephen Ball 086 0792580
Carnaross Walk or Run every Sun evening @6.30pm Carnaross football club. Noeleen 086 3260857 or Ann 086 3603291
Donore Couch to 5k starting Mon 9th January @7pm – continuing every Mon & Wed at Donore NS Ken Brien  086 8635470
Dunboyne Couch to 5k commences on 5th Jan – every Tues & Thurs @9pm Dunboyne AC track, Rooske Rd. Geraldine Fagan 087 2218540
Dunshaughlin  Early Feb – check out Dunshauglin AC facebook Paddy Mangan 087 2597731
Enfield Enfield- Fit 4 Life/Meet n Train Mon & Wed @ 7pm; Sat @ 8am Geraldine Cusack 087 2376267
Kells  Mon 16th @7.30pm – meet @ HSE offices, Kells Business Park. David, Meath LSP @ 046 9067337
Navan Starting 16th Jan at 7pm Claremont Stadium, Navan. David, Meath LSP @ 046 9067337


Target: Royal County 5km/10km on Bank Holiday Monday May 1st 2017 in Kells


Join Operation Transformation leader, Chris McElligott for the FIT-ABILITY circuit training classes commencing on 19th Jan @ 6.30pm in Dunshaughlin Community Centre.

This FREE 6 week programme is open to adults with physical disabilities

Contact Elaine @ 046 9067337 for further information.


Parkrun – Weekly Free 5km Timed Runs    www.parkrun.ie

Parkrun Navan – every Saturday at 9:30am in Blackwater Park, Windtown Road, Navan; Parkrun Oldbridge – every Saturday at 9:30am meet at Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre, Oldbridge, Drogheda, Co. Meath


For details of all other activity programmes and events please see www.meathsports.ie , call 046-9067337 or email mlsp@meathcoco.ie

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