Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan TD, today launched the ninth annual Sport Ireland Strategic, Planning, Evaluation and Knowledge (SPEAK) Report on the national network of Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs).
The SPEAK report provides an overview of the work of the 29 LSPs across the country, and highlights the innovative good practice projects and programmes that are being operated locally.
The annual Core Credit Union dlr Community 5K took place on the 8th October 2016 in Kilbogget Park. A key part of the County’s Festival of Inclusion, this was a fun event for everyone, providing a great opportunity for any age, ability or fitness level to get out and active.
1,200 participants took part including hundreds of families, runners, walkers, school groups and those out to have a great time while getting active in a wonderful local park. After a warm-up taken by Ryan from dlr Leisure, An Cathaoirleach, Cllr.Cormac Delvin, officially welcomed everyone and started the event.
Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Sports Partnership and UCD Sport are hosting a FREE seminar on the evening of Tuesday the 27th September that will look at the area of gambling addiction and sport. This is an issue that is becoming more and more prevalent with the ease of access through online mediums especially among young men involved in sport.
The DLR Grant Scheme provides financial assistance to individuals, groups and organisations engaged in projects, events or developments for the community and business organisations within Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County. The scheme funds a diverse range of initiatives from Events, Sports and Heritage to Community, Arts and Business.