We are live online this morning for Pride and Inclusion in Irish Sport 2021, an online session looking at issues in and around Irish sport with regard to the LGBTQ+ community.

We will be joined on the virtual stage by representatives of Sporting Pride, Sport Ireland, Triathlon Ireland and Aviva, all proud members of the Sport for Business community.

Admission is free for all Sport for Business Members and you can drop by to join us at the link below using the registration code 828992

 

Join us for Pride and Inclusion in Irish Sport getting underway at 10 AM

 

Here is the lineup for the morning.  If you cannot join us share your thoughts and be part of the conversation using #SFBPrideAndInclusion or #LetsBeVisible

 

0930 ‘Doors Open’

 

1000 Welcome and Opening Comments from Rob Hartnett of Sport for Business

 

1005 An Overview of LBGTQ+ issues in and around Irish Sport with AidanWalsh and Karina Murray of Sporting Pride

 

What are the key things we need to change to make sport more welcoming?

 

1025 Knowing the Issues with Helen McHugh of Sport Ireland

 

1045 Knowing Our Tribes with Richie Fagan of Emerald Warriors

 

Where is the balance between inclusion in established clubs or the social side of playing in our own tribe

 

1100 Projects that Work – Tri with Pride with Nikki Bradley of Triathlon Ireland

 

1115 The Power of Support with Lisa Bergin of Aviva Ireland

 

#LaceUpWithPride campaign and how it is going

 

1130 Closing Comments.

 

Sporting Pride, Sport Ireland, Aviva Ireland and Triathlon Ireland are among the 250+ members of the Sport for Business network of sporting and business organisations working together across a number of key areas.

 

Sport for Business Partners