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Social Tennis for Over 50’s

Laois Sports Partnership in partnership with Abbeyleix Tennis Club announces the opening of a Social Tennis Programme for over 50’s in Abbeyleix Tennis Club. This new initiative will be launched with registration on the 4th of April 2019 in Abbeyleix Manor Hotel at...

Sport Ireland launches New Women in Sport Policy

Sport Ireland launched its new Women in Sport Policy and confirmed former Irish international rugby player Lynne Cantwell as the Chair of Sport Ireland’s new Women in Sport Committee. The policy, which was launched today at the Sport Ireland National Indoor Arena,...

Walking on Water – Watersways for Health

Research has shown that engagement with nature through outdoor activities can have a significant positive impact on an individual’s health and wellbeing. Get Ireland Walking, Waterways Ireland and Local Sports Partnerships from Kildare, Carlow and Laois are launching...

2018 Annual Report Launched

We are delighted to welcome this annual report, which provides an overview of the work of the Partnership in 2018. We are delighted to report that interagency and stakeholder collaboration is a major factor in the successful delivery of many participation...

LSP Sport & Physical Activity Grant Scheme 2019

Grant Application 2019 https://www.laoissports.ie/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Laois-LSP-Sport-Physical-Activity-Grants-Application-Form-2019.pdfApplication Guidelines 2019https://www.laoissports.ie/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Application-guidelines-2019.pdf

OT Walks Laois

Laois saw a fantastic turnout at all 4 walks on 12th January 2019. Over 958 people took part in walks in Emo, Portlaoise, Durrow & Ballykilcavan. Well done to all the participants for coming out and supporting a healthier lifestyle. A huge thanks to all our...

Kick Start your New Year with Operation Transformation Walk

Once again as part of the plan to get the nation moving, Operation Transformation will host walks across the country on Saturday 12th January, with thousands of people expected to get out, get up and get active. The walks are being held in conjunction with Sport...