Triathlon Ireland’s success in increasing female participation has been recognised with a substantial increase in funding from Sport Ireland. The state organisation has more than tripled its commitment to Triathlon Ireland’s Women in Sport initiative and for the first time ever, it has also pledged multi-annual funding for the programme. The ‘Equally Inspiring’ programme, … [Read more...] about Women’s Funding Tripled in Recognition of Triathlon Success
Fáilte Ireland is searching for emerging destinations providing a ‘health and well-being’ tourism experience as part of the European Destination of Excellence (EDEN) Awards. With the deadline in two weeks, the National Tourism Development Authority is encouraging destinations in Ireland offering a sustainable and well-developed health & well-being tourist experience … [Read more...] about Deadline Approaches as Fáilte Ireland Searches for Destinations with the Best Health and Well-Being Tourism
The past ten years has been dubbed by some as the decade of the silver surfers, as retirees have taken to the internet in record numbers. However, don’t be fooled into thinking they are simply using online tools to look up recipes, see what is on TV or maybe research some family history. For those who love a label, the silver surfers are rapidly being replaced by … [Read more...] about Is social media the solution to loneliness among over-65s?
The inspirational dementia advocate Kathy Ryan and Virgin Media Television presenter Deric Ó hArtagáin are reuniting to take on The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s Camino Adventure to raise funds and public awareness for people with dementia during World Alzheimer’s Month this September. Kathy, who was diagnosed with younger on-set Alzheimer in January … [Read more...] about Inspirational Dementia Advocate Kathy Ryan and Virgin Media’s Deric Ó hArtagáin Reuniting to Lead The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s Camino Adventure 2019
Run Galway Bay, the hugely popular multi-distance running event on the shores of Galway Bay taking place this year on October 5th is one of the most iconic running races Ireland. Participants signing up to the event can choose from a flat, fast and friendly; Marathon, Half Marathon or 10k on the edge of the City of the Tribes. The 2019 event will see 4,000 participants take … [Read more...] about Run Galway Bay Partners with Tesco, Because Every Little Helps