Promoting Physical Activity In Ireland
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A total of 24 Park Run sites are now up and running throughout the length and breath of Ireland. Park Run encourages everyone from the novice walker/jogger to the more fine tuned runner. These 5km timed events take place every Saturday morning of the year - just register for free and bring along your printed bar-code. Click more details for further information on how to get involved in Park Run.
Sign up today for your Swim a mile challenge 2015. Swim Ireland is offering free swim training programmes available through the Swim for a Mile website. With Swim Ireland’s expert support, participants will be able to hone their swimming technique, increase their levels of fitness and improve on a life-long skill – but most importantly be in prime shape to take on the mile challenge in May.
From April 27th to May 1st the Department of Education & Skills and Healthy Ireland encourage ALL schools to organise an Active School Week (ASW) as part of their annual school calendar. The ASW initiative is about providing FUN and INCLUSIVE physical activity opportunities for ALL members of the school community.