Entries by Karen

Irish School WINS Top European Prize

Congratulations to St Clare’s NS, Ballyjamesduff on winning the #BeActive Education Award yesterday in Brussels. Three schools were chosen as finalists in this competition, St Clare’s Ballyjamesduff, St Clare’s NS, Harold’s Cross and a Jelgava 4th Secondary School from Latvia. Both Irish finalists are taking part in the Active School Flag programme! Find Out More […]

BADMINTON Week – 60 Second Challenge (September 10-18)

National BADMINTON WEEK takes place September 10 – 18th, 2016. As part of the week’s events Badminton Ireland encourages everyone to take part in their 60 SECOND CHALLENGE . The pair with the most strokes within 60 seconds are the winners and will receive a prize.  The competition is open to clubs, schools and non-badminton people. […]

ASF Presentations – DATES and VENUES (2016)

ASF presentations for primary schools will take place in Education Centres and schools across the country beginning September 22nd. This year we hope to invite local ASF schools to share their experience of the process with others during the second part of the presentation. NEW applicant and RENEWAL schools are advised to attend and early booking […]

#BeActive Schools Campaign – European Week of Sport (September 10-18)

European Week of Sport is fast approaching. Irish schools are encouraged to join the #BeActive Schools Campaign in what ever way that they can. #BeActive leaflets and posters will arrive in all school this week with plenty of easy ways to get everyone up and moving. Schools have the opportunity to win sports equipment vouchers […]

2016 #BeActive EDUCATION Award – EXTENDED Deadline 27/7/16

2016 #BeActive EDUCATION Award – EXTENDED Deadline 27/7/16 Preparations are well underway for the European Week of Sport and Physical Activity in Ireland, 2016 with events being planned across the country  September 10th – 18th. The European Week of Sport was a great success last year with over 7000 events  taking place across Europe and over 300 […]

IPPEA Irish Roar Dance Competition – Closing Date JUNE 21

IPPEA DANCE Challenge Competition – CLOSING DATE JUNE 21 The IPPEA are delighted to launch the Irish Roar Dance Challenge! We are looking for creative and enthusiastic primary schools to dance your way into summer with this fun and exciting PE project. It’s easy to enter! As part of your PE lessons, create a dance to ‘Irish Roar’, the […]