Athletics

UPDATE: Para Athletics Training Camp Continues

A new series of Para Athletics training camps for children and adults with a physical disability interested in throwing discus, shot put or javelin takes place on Saturday 1st December 2018 in Tipperary. Full details are below and for more information please contact cliona.horan@iwa.ie Venue: Borrisokane Community college, Co. Tipperary (directions) Date: Saturday 1st December
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IWAS Youth World Games Officially Opens

The splendid facilities of the AIT International Arena played host to the opening ceremony of the IWAS Youth World Games this afternoon. IWAS President Rudi Van Den Abbeele officially declared the Games open following the colourful Parade of Nations, which saw each team introduced to the supporters. 17 nations comprising of 165 athletes, have converged
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Countdown to the IWAS Youth World Games

The Countdown is on to the International Wheelchair & Amputee Sports (IWAS) Youth World Games which will take place in Athlone from July 2nd to 5th. The IWAS Youth World Games offers young athletes a biennial multi-sport Games and provides athletes with their first taste of competition against their international counterparts. The Games sustain the
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IWAS-Sport Athletics team set for World IWAS Games

IWA-Sport will once again send a team to the IWAS World Games this coming weekend. 14 Irish athletes, including first time competitors and masters competitors will compete with 43 other nations in track and field events over the course of a week. Ireland has a strong tradition of competing at the Games and will once
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IWA-Sport 2017 Athletics Grand Prix

IWA-Sport is pleased to announce details of the 2017 Athletics Grand Prix. 7 competitions featuring a range of track and field disciplines, will be held from April to September in a host of venues around the country. Once again the competitions will cater for athletes from beginner to elite level. In announcing the schedule we
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Para Sport Expo – July 22nd

We are delighted to to host a Para Sport Expo event on Friday the 22nd of July from 10am to 2pm at the Irish Wheelchair Association in Clontarf, Dublin. The event promises to be a great opportunity to learn about the different para sports in Ireland currently and how to get involved in them. There
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Irish team depart for IWAS World Junior Games

A 20 strong team of athletes and support personnel departed for Holland this morning to compete in the IWAS World Junior Games which run from the 2nd to the 8th of July. Whilst a multi sport competition the Irish team will solely compete in athletics track and field events. Now in its 11th year, the
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IWA-Sport CPSI National Athletics Championships Timetables

The track and field timetables for the IWA-Sport CPSI National Athletics Championships on June 27th in Morton Stadium, Santry are now available. The competition promises to be a great event with many potential Rio qualifiers competing on the day. 2015 IWASport_CPSI_Nat_Champs_Track_Timetable 2015 IWASport_CPSI_Nat_Champs_Field_Timetable


3rd Annual NRH Championships – Sept 5th

The NRH Championships will take place on Saturday the 5th of September 2015. Now in its 3rd year the NRH Championships are open to past and current patients of the NRH and once again will include many sports such as handcycling, wheelchair rugby, wheelchair basketball, table tennis, wheelchair tennis, athletics and fencing to list a
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Athletics National Championships

The IWA-Sport/CPSI Athletics National Championships will take place on June 27th in Morton Stadium Santry, and registration is now open by following this link. Please note that the closing date for entries is Friday the 19th of June, and no entries will be accepted after Monday the 22nd of June. It is not possible to register on the day.
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