Over the past 10 years, the annual SPEAK report has provided a summary evaluation of the work carried out by
Sport Ireland’s national network of Local Sports Partnerships. We are delighted to present the 2016 SPEAK report
as it continues to highlight the innovative and progressive opportunities that assist people to get more active
There is a diverse range of sport and physical activity opportunities available through Local Sports Partnerships.
In 2016, 291,947 people increased their physical activity levels by taking part in programmes supported by the Local Sports Partnerships.