This programme is an indoor athletics programme that specifically develops a child’s running, jumping and throwing skills. It consists of Track & Field Events and promotes multi skill development for kids from 3rd to 6th class. Schools can avail of equipment for a five-week block throughout the school year. Equipment will be delivered and collected from the school. Teachers from participating schools are encouraged to attend a 2-hour teacher training, which takes place yearly at UL Sport Arena. A training video will also be made available to participating schools. A blitz is then held at UL Sport Arena in Spring each year. Please note that equipment must always be kept dry.
VIP TY students will also be delivering this programme at the University of Limerick throughout the year. Schools can avail of a 40-minute session for a five-week block on a first come first serve basis.
Sporthall Athletics Equipment is also based in Cappamore, Croom and Newcastle West Community Centres. If you wish to avail of this equipment, please contact the community centre directly to book a slot in the hall. You can use the equipment on site for free during that time slot.
For more information on this programme, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org