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European Week of Sport is celebrated across Europe from 23rd-30th September and aims to promote sport and physical...

GOSHH and LGBTI in association with Tipperary Sports Partnership are facilitating a 8 week community walking programme in...

CarePALs workshops.The training will consist of 4 x 2 hour sessions, held over 4 weeks and delivered via Zoom.
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Why not check out the timetable of events for Bike week 2021 taking place around the county!

This part-time course will provide participants with a full understanding of the dynamics, responsibilities and...

To celebrate National Bike Week 2021 which is from the 12th-18th September, Tipperary Sports Partnership are inviting...

Five South East Local Sports Partnerships have come together to develop a Virtual South East Spin during Bike Week this...

Tipperary Sports Partnership is supporting the Tipperary Community Sports Hub in running an Activator Pole Walking...

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European Week of Sport 2021

European Week of Sport is celebrated across Europe from 23rd-30th September and aims to promote sport and physical activity in countries across Europe. This year's theme highlights the power of physical activity to bring joy, build resilience and connect generations. The week is for everyone, regardless of age, background or fitness level. With a focus on grassroots initiatives, the aim is to inspire each of us to #BeActive on a regular basis and create opportunities in peoples’ everyday lives to exercise more.

8 Week Community Walking Programme - Thurles

GOSHH and LGBTI in association with Tipperary Sports Partnership are facilitating a 8 week community walking programme in Thurles Co.Tipperary. The walks will take place in different locations each week around the Thurles town area with the first walk starting from Hayes Hotel Thurles. The walk will be led by a qualified walking tutor and will allow you to walk with a group at your own pace and enjoy a new route each night with the distance starting at 4km and small increases each week. Social Distancing guidelines for Covid 19 must be adhered to.

CarePALs Workshop

CarePALs workshops.The training will consist of 4 x 2 hour sessions, held over 4 weeks and delivered via Zoom.
Course 6 - Each Tuesday starting 5th October – 26th October 2021
Group A : 10.00 – 12.00 or Group B : 14.00 – 16.00
OR
Course 7 – Each Wednesday starting 6th October – 27th October 2021
Group A : 10.00-12.00 or Group B : 14.00 -16.00

Certificate in Sports Club Administration Level 6 (Special Purpose Award)

This part-time course will provide participants with a full understanding of the dynamics, responsibilities and relationships involved in the administration of a sports club. It will instill an appreciation of the skills required to oversee the complexities, be they administrative, financial or managerial, involved in the modern sports club. It will provide the participants with the managerial and leadership skills to become a valuable contributor to the affairs of their club.

Tipperary Bike Week 2021 Schools Competition

To celebrate National Bike Week 2021 which is from the 12th-18th September, Tipperary Sports Partnership are inviting school children across Tipperary to get cycling to be in with a chance of winning a €50 voucher for themselves and a €200 voucher for their school. To be in with a chance to win parents or guardians can tag Tipperary Sports Partnership on social media with cycling photos mentioning the nominated Tipperary school or cycling photos can be emailed to info@tipperarysports.ie with the name of the nominated school.

Virtual South East Spin

Five South East Local Sports Partnerships have come together to develop a Virtual South East Spin during Bike Week this September. Carlow, Kilkenny, Tipperary, Waterford and Wexford Local Sports Partnerships, together with their Local Authorities are encouraging people all around the South East to take part in their own virtual cycle, any distance, any day during Bike Week from the 12th – 18th September 2021.

Activator Walking Programme Tipperary Community Sports Hub

Tipperary Sports Partnership is supporting the Tipperary Community Sports Hub in running an Activator Pole Walking Programme starting on Monday, September 13th at 11am, in Canon Hayes Recreation Centre. If you have recently have had knee or hip surgery, pole walking can improve your mobility, strength, balance, and aerobic fitness.
The programme will run for 4 weeks and costs €10 plus a booking fee. Walking poles will be provided for the duration of the programme.
Register on https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/168403277737

Safeguarding 1 - Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Training

Tipperary Sports Partnership is facilitating a Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Basic Awareness training. The course is aimed at sports leaders, children’s officers, parents or anyone working with young people in sport. A central goal for all those involved in sport for young people is to provide a safe, positive and nurturing environment where children can develop and enhance their physical and social skills.

Tipperary Mini Marathon Women’s Virtual 10k

International AFLW player and Dual County Player Orla O Dwyer Launches the 2021 Tipperary Mini Marathon Women’s Virtual 10k
Tipperary Sports Partnership are delighted to announce that this year’s Tipperary Mini Marathon Women’s Virtual 10k will take place over the weekend 25th-26th September 2021 and will take place during European Week of Sport. Cashel Native and International women's AFLW player and dual County player Orla O Dwyer took time out from her training to launch this year’s event.

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Women On The Water

This is a fun and exciting way to get out and about on the River Suir to explore your local area. These taster sessions are of introductory level and operate under the guidance of qualified Canoeing Ireland Instructors.
Course will take place at the Community Sports Hub, Suir Island, Clonmel.
Starts: Thursday 12th August 2021
Time 6.30pm-8.30pm

Course:
• Group sizes are limited to a maximum of 12 persons

Adult Beginner Kayak Course

Come and join us for a 6 week Adult Beginner Kayak Course. Discover the beauty of the River Suir, learn a new skill and enjoy the outdoors, while having lots of fun and laughs on the water.
The course will run for 6 weeks, every Wednesday from 21st July to 25th August from 6.30pm-8.30pm. Sessions and Trips are run by Fully Qualified Canoeing Ireland Instructors.
Course will take place at the Suir Island, Clonmel.
Starts: Wednesday 21st July 2021
Time 6.30pm-8.30pm
Course Fee includes
All tehnical equipment
L1/L2 Training and assessment

Sports Inclusion Disability Officer

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following position:

SPORTS INCLUSION DISABILITY OFFICER
(Fixed purpose contract, 18 months to 2 years -
based in Nenagh)

Salary: €43,633 - €52,401 (2nd LSI)

Depending on the number of applications received for the above post, shortlisting of candidates may be necessary. Shortlisting will be based on the information on your application form. A panel may be formed from which vacancies arising during the lifetime of the panel may be filled

Summer Kayak Camp

Our Summer Kayak Camp will take place 12th-16th July and 19th-23rd July . This programme will take place over 5 days for a duration of 2.5 hours each day either in the morning or the afternoon. This will allows you ample time to get to grips with this amazing sport and enjoy the stunning surroundings of the River Suir. All equipment is supplied all you need to do is turn up and have a good time. Participants will learn the fundamental movements of kayaking and journeying along the River Suir

Launch of Sport Ireland Participation Plan 2021-2024

Sport Ireland Participation Plan 2021-2024

Impact of Covid-19 Restrictions on Sport and Recreational Walking detailed in new Sport Ireland report

• Increase in number of adults walking for recreation
• Decrease in numbers partaking in organised sport due to Covid-19 restrictions
• Sport Ireland publishes Participation Plan 2021-2024 - Increasing Participation in Changing Ireland

Teen Explorer Summer Camp

Our Teen Explorer Summer Camp will run from 28th June-2nd July 2021. This programme will take place over 5 days for a duration of 2.5 hours each day either in the morning or the afternoon. This will allows you ample time to get to grips with this amazing sport and enjoy the stunning surroundings of the River Suir. All equipment is supplied all you need to do is turn up and have a good time. Participants will learn the fundamental movements of kayaking and journeying along the River Suir

Let's Walk Tipperary

“Tipperary Sports Partnership in association Siul Eile are facilitating an 8 Week Walking Programme in 2 locations in Co.Tipperary Cashel and Roscrea. These walks will take place in Cashel on Wednesday nights and Thursday nights in Roscrea at 7.30pm commencing on 19th & 20 May 2021. The walks will allow you to walk with a group at your own pace and enjoy a new route each night with the distance starting at 4km and small increases each week.

The cost of the programme is €10 + online booking fee. Click on the relevant link below to book your place.

Child Welfare & Protection in Sport Basic Awareness training workshop

Tipperary Sports Partnership is facilitating a Child Welfare and Protection in Sport Basic Awareness Workshop. This workshop is aimed at sports leaders, Children's Officers, parents or anyone working with young people in sport.
A central goal for all those involved in sport for young people is to provide a safe, positive and nurturing environment where children can develop and enhance their physical and social skills.

Active School Week 2021

#ASW21 encourages schools and homes to work together to help more children and young people gain more active minutes every day. National #ASW21 takes place 26th - 30th April, but if those dates don’t suit your school, you are free to choose a different week, later in the term.
IMPORTANT: – All #ASW21 activities must comply with COVID-safety guidelines

Older Adult Virtual Exercise Class

Tipperary Sports Partnership are holding an 8 week Older Adult Virtual Exercise class twice a week for 1 hour each day. This class incorporates
• muscular strength,
• cardio,
• core strength,
• balance,
• flexibility and Co-ordination.

It will help to increase your strength, with joint mobility, improve bone density, with balance, with co-ordination with functional movement for independent living.

All you need is a broom handle and two water bottles/tin of beans .