Psychological Skills Workshops for Coaches

FREE Psychological Skills Workshops for Coaches
Clarisford Park, Saturday 11th February 12.00 to 1.15pm
Accredited Sport and Exercise Psychologist, Nollaig O’ Sullivan will deliver the psychological skills workshop focusing on Effective Goal Setting and Effective Communication Skills.
RTE/TG4 GAA and Sports Reporter Maire Treasa Ni Cheallaigh, who completed her Masters in Sport and Exercise psychology in University of Limerick will be attending in which she will speak about her research on “The Lived Experiences of elite male athletes in Gaelic games. This research was recently highlighted by Joe Brolly in the Irish Independent, findings from this research are very interesting and applicable to all sporting domains
DEADLINE for registering places for coaches is Thursday 9th Feb. There is LIMITED SPACES. Please e-mail to register your place.

RTE Nationwide visit Clarisford Park

RTE Nationwide visited Clarisford Park to have a look at the efforts being made to make Killaloe Ballina Ireland’s Healthiest Town. The Nationwide programme which brings Irish viewers an eclectic round-up of news, views and events from around the country broadcast its visit to Clarisford Park on 4th January 2017. The programme showcased some of the fitness and wellbeing programs that are being run in the community including muscle strengthening for older adults, mindfulness workshops, business walking challenge and a wellbeing programme in the local St Annes Community College.

If you missed it watch it Here and see some familiar faces from our community talk about their experience of the health and wellbeing initiatives being undertaken.

For further information on Healthy Killaloe Ballina contact

Muscle Strengthening for Older Adults


Clarisford Park is a Finalist in the 2017 Community & Council Awards

Clarisford Park has been announced as a finalist in the Best Public Park Category at the 2017 Community & Council Awards presented by IPB Insurance & LAMA. The winner will be revealed at the Awards Ceremony on Saturday 4th February at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Dublin Airport.

Best Public Park
• Clarisford Park – Ballina Killaloe Sports & Community Facilities Development Company
• St. Catherine’s Park, Lucan – Fingal County Council
• Mungret Park and Playground – Limerick City and County Council
• Tramore Valley Park – RPS on behalf of Cork City Council
• Wexford County Council

You can view the full list of categories and finalists HERE.


Blog Posts

Archives by Subject: