Sport Northern Ireland celebrating the first ever Winter Paralympic Gold for GB
1 minute 28.72 seconds was all it took for Co Down athlete Kelly Gallagher to make history by winning gold for Paralympics GB for the first time in the Winter Paralympics.
Spring into action with Sport NI’s £1.5m funding boost
Sport Northern Ireland’s Active Awards for Sport programme is now open for applications!
Prevention and Management of ACL Injuries in Sport
Sports Institute Northern Ireland would like to invite Sports Medicine professionals to a seminar later this month (Wednesday 26th March) exploring ACL injury prevention and management.
Club Leaders – Helping Local Clubs
Sport Northern Ireland’s Club Leaders Programme is here to help local clubs with the business side of things. Launched on Thursday 16 January, Club Leaders is the first initiative of its kind in the Northern Ireland and will deliver free training and support to people who run local community sports clubs, covering business and financial planning, marketing, governance and facilities management.
Surfs up for Autism Initiatives NI
Having recently received foundation level of the new UK-wide ‘Equality Standard: A Framework for Sport’, Outdoor Recreation Northern Ireland was delighted to receive an award of £3,750 from Sport Northern Ireland to continue its partnership with Autism Initiatives NI in promoting equality and good relations through the sport of surfing.
Ministers Encourage Schools to Develop Links with Communities
Building stronger links between schools and the communities they serve can aid social inclusion and have a positive impact on health and educational outcomes.