Sport NI welcomes new appoints for Chief Operating Officer and Director of Sport

Sport NI has appointed a new Chief Operating Officer and a new Director of Sport. These new strategic roles are part of the transformation programme within Sport NI. As Chief Operating Officer, Adrian Doherty is a long-standing senior official in the NI civil service with extensive experience in Finance and Governance.  Adrian joined Sport NI…Continue reading this article →

Ezine Archive

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£25M Sports Sustainability Fund awards start to issue

Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey has announced that the first funding awards from the £25M Sports Sustainability Fund have issued. The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has caused significant financial hardship for the sports sector and this fund was co-designed with the Sporting Codes to help mitigate against the net losses that the sector has suffered. The Minister…Continue reading this article →

Young Person’s Sport Panel

What is the Young Person’s Sport Panel?  The Sport NI Young Person’s Sport Panel aims to give a voice to young people, who are passionate about youth representation and sport, and want to make sure that young people have a voice in influencing how Sport NI and the sporting sector delivers the best sporting opportunities…Continue reading this article →

Celebrating Diversity Panel

What is it all about? Sport Northern Ireland is now establishing a celebrating diversity consultative of sports panel, to represent and hear the lived experiences, views and creative ideas of under-represented groups; to inform and enhance the work of sport Northern Ireland to improve the sporting system. The panel members will represent and provide a…Continue reading this article →

Travel Guidance for Elite Sport

Sport NI and the Sports Institute, in response to these uncertain times with Covid 19 have procured a Travel Guidance document for Elite Sport. As travel in the time of coronavirus is constantly changing and can be filled with uncertainty. This document outlines the process for safe travelling and returning to training at the Sport…Continue reading this article →

Young People’s Sport Panel

What is the Young People’s Sport Panel?  The Sport NI Young People’s Sport Panel aims to give a voice to young people, who are passionate about youth representation and sport, and want to make sure that young people have a voice in influencing how Sport NI and the sporting sector delivers the best sporting opportunities…Continue reading this article →

Sport NI Board Update

We are pleased to announce the reappointments of George Lucas as Chair of the Board of Sport NI, Jay Colville as Vice-Chair of the Board of Sport NI and Darryl Petticrew as a Board Member of Sport NI. These reappointments are with effect from 1 February 2021 until 31 January 2025. For further information please…Continue reading this article →

Project Re:Boot Team Up – Innovative Ideas

Project Re:Boot – Team Up As part of the Team Up element of Project Re-boot we are asking clubs/ groups to create innovative and creative new projects which will engage and attract new members to your club/ group as well as re-engaging existing members who may have drifted away from the club over the past…Continue reading this article →

Last opportunity to apply for your free Covid Safe Sport Pack

Closing date for applications is Monday 1 February 2021 at 4.00pm Sport NI is calling for all eligible organisations that have a primary role in delivering sport and physical recreation to submit an application for a free Covid Safe Sport Pack. Applications for a pack will close on Monday 1 February 2021, at 4pm. Each Covid Safe Sport Pack…Continue reading this article →