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Swimmin' Women Midlife Aquatic Programme.

Tipperary Sports Partnership in conjunction with Swim Ireland are facilitating a 5 week Women's Swimming & Aqua Aerobics Programme at the Ballina Riverside Pool.
This programme starts on on Wednesday June 14th at 7pm.
Participants should be able to swim 2 lengths of the pool to participate on this programme.
Booking is through this link

Vacancy for Sports Development Officer - 12 Month Contract

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

Community Sports Development Officer (12 month contract)
(based in Tipperary Sports Partnership, Ballingarrane House, Clonmel)

Starting pay for all new entrants will be at the minimum of the scale

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

Activator Taster Session.

Tipperary Sports Partnership are hosting a free Activator Taster Session - A Walk in the Park at Fethard Town Park
This session takes place on Wednesday May 31st from 11am to 1pm.
This session promotes: Strength, mobility, balance and aerobic fitness
It is also an excellent tool for pre/post hip or knee surgery
The session will be delivered by a specialised tutor and activator poles will be provided.

Couch To Peak

Tipperary Sports Partnership in association with Siul Eile are facilitating Couch to Peak Trail walking in the Glen of Aherlow area.
The programme will begin on Monday 15th of May 2023 and will be held twice per week for 10 weeks.
Participants will meet on Mondays and Thursdays and will explore 20 different walking trails culminating in the final hike being to the top of Galtymore.
First Meeting Point on Monday 15th May is Lisvarrinane Community Centre 7.30pm.

First Aid Course for Sports Clubs (REC 1)

Tipperary Sports Partnership are delighted to facilitate a First Aid Course for Sports Clubs (REC 1).
This course is designed to provide first aid skills to people working or operating in a rural/remote and sports environments.
REC 1 will provide participants with the lifesaving skills, knowledge and confidence to deal with first aid in realistic sport settings.
This course will cover: Health Safety and Welfare, Principles of First Aid, Vital Signs, Basic Body Organs and Function, Safety, Casualty Care,

Coaching & Development Grant Scheme & Return to Sport Fund 2023.

2023 Funding Opportunity for Sports Clubs & Organisations
Tipperary Sports Partnership are pleased to announce the launch of Coaching & Development Grant Scheme & Return to Sport Fund 2023.

These funding streams are to develop sport and increase physical activity in Tipperary.

Regional LSP Communications Officer - Kilkenny covering Leinster and Ulster

Kilkenny Recreation & Sports Partnership wishes to recruit for the following position:

REGIONAL LSP COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER – KILKENNY covering Leinster and Ulster (Donegal, Cavan & Monaghan)

This is a full-time fixed term contract for a period of 3 years. The salary for the position will be aligned to LA Grade 5 Salary Scale commensurate with experience.

Golf4All Come & Try Day

Golf4All Come & Try Day
Tipperary Sports Partnership in association with Golf Ireland, Thurles Golf Club, and the Irish Wheelchair Association and are delighted to host a Golf4All Taster Event in Thurles, Co.Tipperary
This is a great opportunity to try the game of golf in a fun and friendly environment.
All equipment is provided, and our fully trained Golf Professional will be on hand to adapt the game to anyone’s needs.
This event is free, but registration is essential.
For any queries, contact our SIDO Tommy Dorney @0871804191

Niall O'Sullivan from Clonmel Athletics Club named as Tipperary 2022 Volunteer in Sport Awards

The Federation of Irish Sport recently celebrated the winners of the 2022 Volunteers in Sport Awards proudly supported by the National Network of 29 Local Sports Partnerships.
The special guest speaker at the awards Thomas Byrne, Minister of State with responsibility for Sport & Physical Education, presented the recipients from each county with a custom-made medal recognising their amazing dedication to volunteering across a variety of different sports.

Circuit Training for Older Adults

Circuit Training for Older Adults

Tipperary Sports Partnership in association with The Tipperary Town Community Sports Hub are delighted to host Circuit Training Programme for Older Adults at the Canon Hayes Recreation Centre.

This is an opportunity to both meet new people or bring friends along to exercise in a social setting

Why not sign up for this light circuit training programme which is in a fun and friendly environment.

These instructor led sessions will commence on Thursday 13th April at 12:30pm for one hour each week for 8 weeks

Irish Sport Volunteers in Sport Awards - Tipperary Recipient Announced

Niall O’Sullivan named the 2022 county Tipperary recipient of the federation of Irish sport volunteers in sports awards- supported by the national network of 29 Local Sports Partnerships.

The awards ceremony will take place at The Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown on March 22nd 2023.

The Federation of Irish Sport have announced the winners of the 2023 Volunteers in Sport Awards proudly supported by the National Network of 29 Local Sports Partnerships.
The County Tipperary award for 2022 has been awarded to Niall O’Sullivan of Clonmel AC.

Menopause & Physical Activity Webinar

Why not join Sport Ireland’s Webinar as part of Women In Sport Week.

Join Sport Ireland on Friday 10th March to hear from experts Dr Diane Cooper and Irene Clark on everything menopause related, from symptoms to changes in the body, nutrition and exercise related guidelines. Whether you’re trying to get back exercising, or an active female now experiencing symptoms of menopause, this webinar will provide tips, guidelines and engaging interviews to help you on your journey.

Registration link

Coaching Girls in Sport Workshop

In celebration of Women in Sports Week 6th - 12th March 2023 Tipperary Sports Partnership supported by Sports Ireland Coaching will deliver a Coaching Girls in Sport Workshop on Tuesday March 7th 7.00pm-10.00pm

This workshop has been developed by Sport Ireland Coaching to provide a professional development opportunity for coaches working in the area of sport and physical activity, and is specifically aimed at those coaching girls aged 12 – 17.

Local Sports Partnerships 2022 Highlights eNewsletter

Thank You!
At Tipperary LSP, we have enjoyed working with over 11,000 participants throughout 2022.

Over the course of the year, we carried out over 218 targeted physical activity programmes, courses, and events which included 856 participants with disabilities, 8,799 young people and 1,364 adults.

The Sports Partnership successfully secured in excess of €720,000 in funding to support the delivery of its programmes and initiatives in Tipperary.

Kick Fit Soccer Programme.

The Tipperary Town Community Sports Hub is delighted to host a Kick Fit Soccer Programme with the FAI at the Canon Hayes Recreation Centre.
This is a Social Soccer 6 Week Programme for women of any ability.
If want to return to soccer, try it out or bring a friend along to a social setting with physical activity then this is the programme for you.
This programme starts on Tuesday March 7th.
It runs from 7pm - 8pm

Age & Opportunity Active National Grant Scheme

Applications are invited for Age & Opportunity National Grant Scheme 2023 for Sport & Physical Activity for Older People
Closing date is Friday February 24th, 2023.
Application can be accessed from this link
Grants are available to all eligible local clubs, groups, care settings and organisations that promote increased participation in recreational sport or physical activity for older people as a main element of their activities.

Swim for a Mile 2023

TSP 12 Week Swim For A Mile Programme 2023
Are you looking for a challenge for 2023?
Looking for something to help you get fit, improve your ability in the water
Well why not join up for the 12 Week Swim for A Mile Programme, running in 4 Pools across County Tipperary, the programme offers 2 coached swim nights and 1 self-guided swim a week.
All with the focus to help you Swim a Mile with confidence and ease.
Join alone or grab a friend and sign up to your local registered pool.

How to Train as a Midlife Woman

Tipperary Sports Partnership are facilitating a workshop on How to Train as a Midlife Woman.
This workshop will provide you with practical solutions and science based strategies for active women and to help those who wish to continue to perform as you age.
It will discuss the areas of menopause, nutrition and exercise.
Workshop Content
· Answering the big question ‘why does exercise feel so hard’
· Making exercise choices – how different types of training benefit you or feel really hard – Why is this?