Keep Well Programmes

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The Older Adult Festival is an annual event where a team of PALs (Physical Activity Leaders) from various Tipperary Active Retirement and ICA groups come together to take part get a variety of suitable activities in a friendly and sociable albeit competitive atmosphere.

When / Where: Takes place in May each year in Thurles
Who is this event for: Tipperary Active...

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The overall purpose of this programme is to get adult women who can swim back into the pool. The 8 week swimming programme consists of two swims a week one coached and the one self guided session and aims to improve swimming technique, build confidence in the water and increase distance. There is also a social aspect to the programme which is meeting other women from the community who are at the same level of...

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Swim for a Mile (SFAM) is a Swim Ireland programme. as long as you can swim two lengths of a pool , the swim for a mile training programme is for you. It is hoped that through this programme more and more people will re discover the priceless resources at the heart of many communities - which is the local swimming pools and clubs of Ireland. You can choose to follow the programme on your own or join an organised...

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Bike Week is a celebration and promotion of all that's great about bikes and cycling. Held over a week in June of each year with bike themed events organized by local authorities, community groups and cycling groups throughout Ireland. TSP supports groups in Tipperary to facilcate cycling related activities around the county.

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Tipperary Sports Partnership and Sport Ireland in association with the RTE programme Operation Transformation organise yearly walks and runs around the county. Keep an eye on social media for updates

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The Tipperary Women's Mini Marathon is an annual 10k event for women which takes place on the last weekend September each year in either Clonmel or Thurles and is the largest event of its kind for women in Tipperary.

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This is a 10 week beginner's hill walking programme. The programme begins with flat walks and continues twice weekly increasing distance and introducing hills over the course of the programme. Walking poles are also provided to give participants the opportunity to experience using them on hills.

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The Get Tipperary walking initiative is an 8 week beginners walking programme that can be delivered within a community. The programme includes a different walking route each night which builds distance weekly starting at 4k. Following the completion of the programme communities aim to remain walking as a group.

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Tipperary Sports Partnership is one of 29 Local Sports Partnerships in the country who have come together to roll-out a 4-week physical activity plan for older adults as part of Positive Aging Week. This resource has been developed by Sport Ireland and a working group of LSP Community Sport Development Officers in conjunction with Age & Opportunity. The resource will support people to try and reach the minimum of...

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