Supporting sport & active recreation in Louth

Posts by Áine McDonald

Bike Week 2018 Events Schedule (9th to 17th of June)

Bike Week is all about promotion of bikes and cycling. The main objective is to encourage more people to take up or continue cycling regularly. It is held over a week in June of each year with bike themed events organised by local authorities, cycling clubs, community groups throughout Ireland. Events range from free bike checks, cycles, school events and much more.… Read More

Sports Leadership April 2018

We are delighted to announce the launch of our Sports Leadership Course on 3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th April 2018 in Dundalk Sports Centre. The Level 1 Award in Sports Leadership provides the ideal starting point for learners aged 14 – 16 years who wish to develop their leadership skills. Places limited to 2 per club, any more will be added to waiting list.… Read More

Child Safeguarding Courses

Please find a list of our upcoming Safeguarding Courses here: Safeguarding Courses flyer Feb-Jun 18 For more information contact Áine McDonald on 042-9324318 or Due to huge demand, booking is essential.… Read More

Operation Transformation Walk 2018

We are delighted to announce our Operation Transformation Walks on 13th January 2018 in Drogheda and Dundalk. We would be delighted to see everybody there! Please don’t hesitate to contact us on 042-9324361 if you have any questions.   Read More

Rugby Tots Dundalk at Dundalk Sports Centre

Rugbytots Winter term is currently underway in Dundalk Sports Centre on Saturday mornings and there are still some spaces available. If you are interested in a FREE TRIAL for your little one, get in touch today. No strings attached, just enjoy the class.  Contact to book a free trial or to find out more information about the classes. You can also visit or go to their Facebook Page at Rugbytots North East Leinster.… Read More

Sports Club Grants 2017

Grant scheme to provide financial support for initiatives run by sports and physical activity clubs in the Louth area who are working to increase participation. Closing date 8th November 2017 at 4pm. Click here for link to the application and guide Tel: 042 93 24318… Read More

Inclusive Fitness Classes every Friday at Dundalk Sports Centre only €5!

Inclusive Fitness classes every Friday evening at Dundalk Sports Centre at 7.10pm – 7.55pm for only €5.00.… Read More

fit4all Week 8th – 14th May 2017

Please see below offers for fit4all Week in Louth from Dundalk Karate, Aura Dundalk, DKIT Sport and Dundalk Sports Centre. Dundalk Karate will open their club for free to anyone with a disability, their family and/or carers between 7pm to 8pm on Monday 08th of May and Thursday 11th of May. Please contact Mary on 086-3531625. DKIT Sport are offering to non members with a disability a pre bookable one to one session with an instructor from 08th -14th.… Read More


Triathlon Ireland is delighted to announce the inaugural National Post Primary School Championships, which will take place on May 21st in Omagh, Co Tyrone. Events will begin at 10:00am. Entries are now available by completing THIS ENTRY FORM (participants must register in advance) Cost per participant is €10/£10 GBP which can be paid on the day of the event (no pre-payment) SCHOOLS TRIATHLON COMPETITION Post Primary Schools from around the country will compete across four age categories (listed below).… Read More


Zeminar is back! The Federation of Irish Sport is delighted to inform you that Zeminar is returning to the RDS during Global Mental Health Week, Oct 10th-12th 2017. There is a 15% discount for participants that book & pay by May 31st – you can look forward to meeting 20,000 young attendees and >1,000 teachers & youth leaders all in one place.… Read More

Active Schools Week 24th – 28th April 2017

As part of Active School Week the following clubs / organisations have offered the following to schools: Lourdes Stadium Drogheda: The Lourdes Stadium will be available to schools during Active Schools Week from the 24th – 28th April 2017 between 10am & 2pm booking is essential. Please contact Louth County Council Sports Unit on 042-9324361. JustBFit, Southgate, Drogheda. JustBFit offers classes for children, gymnastics, Fit Kid & sensory classes.… Read More

GAA Handball Leinster School One Wall Handball Tournament Dates 2017

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Active Schools Week 2017 (24th -28th April)

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Rocky Road 10K

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Louth Community Games Swimming Finals

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Public Consultation Meeting Louth Local Sports Partnership Strategic Plan 2017-2021

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Irish Primary PE Association Conference 2017

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Operation Transformation Phoenix Park 5K – 9.30am Saturday 18th February 2017

  The Operation Transformation 5k is taking place in Phoenix Park on Saturday February 18th @ 9.30am. Registration is available at the following website: More

Operation Transformation & parkrun at DKIT

Every Saturday at 9.30am parkrun is hosted in DKIT Sports Grounds. Operation Transformation Leader Yvonne Keenan-Ross from Carlingford, County Louth will be taking part on Saturday. You can register for your parkrun barcode on… Read More

Junior Coaching Conference

Please see below from Triathlon Ireland regarding their ‘Foster the Future Junior Coaching Conference’ Triathlon Ireland and Cycling Ireland are running ‘Foster the Future Junior Coaching Conference’ for the second year running. Please see the dedicated website here for details: fosterthefuture.squarespace.comRead More