Promoting Physical Activity In Ireland
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A total of 24 Park Run sites are now up and running throughout the length and breath of Ireland. Park Run encourages everyone from the novice walker/jogger to the more fine tuned runner. These 5km timed events take place every Saturday morning of the year - just register for free and bring along your printed bar-code. Click more details for further information on how to get involved in Park Run.
The Dublin Walking Festival starts off with one of the most scenic of routes on the programme. Starting from Sean Walsh Park in Tallaght, you’ll travel south to take in stunning reservoirs before turning east through the forest trail. This enchanting walk lasts four hours and travels over lakelands, small pathways and through the beautiful Cruagh Woods.
From April 27th to May 1st the Department of Education & Skills and Healthy Ireland encourage ALL schools to organise an Active School Week (ASW) as part of their annual school calendar. The ASW initiative is about providing FUN and INCLUSIVE physical activity opportunities for ALL members of the school community.