Uniting Communities through the Power of Sport
Sport Northern Ireland has announced grants of £662,000 in 27 sports to boost participation and promote good community relations. Sports clubs and community groups are gearing up for an exciting Summer of Sport, after Sport Northern Ireland distributed funding through its Active Awards for Sport programme.
Free Training Sessions! Mental Health and Wellbeing through Sport
Sport Northern Ireland, the Public Health Agency and the Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure are offering sports clubs the opportunity to access important information that will benefit everyone involved in their club and get a ‘Minding Your Head toolkit’ full of free equipment.
Commonwealth Games Athletes are Pure Winners
Sport Northern Ireland and UK Anti-Doping have teamed up to deliver a strong anti-doping message to Commonwealth Games athletes, coaches and athlete support staff. The education programme is being delivered to a 200-strong squad ahead of the Games in Glasgow this summer to keep sport clean.
Top Coaches Launch Sport NI’s Coaching Awards
The awards highlight the huge importance of coaches and the role they play in encouraging participation, development and excellence in sport.