Athletics Ireland is to act as the hub for the promotion and development of The Daily Mile initiative which was launched in Ireland this week on a pilot basis ahead of a full rollout in September. The initiative, developed in … Continue reading
Sport Ireland is to have its board bolstered with the appointment of three new directors. The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport placed the advertisement seeking expressions of interest from candidates with very specific experience in finance, disability sport and … Continue reading
Sport Ireland completed a week of financial announcements yesterday with the unveiling of the 2018 investment package of over €6.07m to support the national network of Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs). A total of €6,074,333 will be allocated to support the … Continue reading
Sport Ireland has committed a total of €200,000 to Team Ireland Golf in a move warmly welcomed by the Confederation of Golf in Ireland.
Five Olympic and seven Paralympic Athletes are to get the maximum Sport Ireland funding of €40,000 this year after the individual grants were announced yesterday at the Sport Ireland National Sports Campus.
A report in the Irish Times this morning suggests that all applications for the upgrade or development of sports facilities in schools are being turned down by the Department of Education. Continue reading
There is always something of a contentious point among sports administrators on the balance to be struck between capital and current spending. Perhaps it is likewise in other areas such as health and education but the balance in sport over … Continue reading
Sport Ireland has announced its investment package for National Governing Bodies for Sport and High Performance Programmes in 2018. The announcement was made by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin TD, at the Sport Ireland National Indoor … Continue reading
It always seems an anomaly that the budget to which sporting organisations work to in any given year is only advised to them after that year has started but that is a quirk in the budget process through Government and … Continue reading