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Fit for All

August 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:59 pm

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Fit For All is a national initiative aimed at increasing awareness among people with disabilities, families/carers and disability services on the benefits of regular exercise, healthy lifestyles and opportunities to participate within the local community.

Fit For All also aims to increase awareness and build the capacity of leisure & fitness professionals in providing accessible programmes and facilities within their local community.

Why take part?

  • Increase participation opportunities for people with disabilities at your centre
  • Increase your staff’s knowledge and awareness on inclusive fitness
  • Promote your facility on a local & national level for FREE
  • Increase your membership base
  • Form partnerships with your local sports partnership and disability organisations

What you need to do:

  • Stay Tuned for dates in 2020 and then register your centre with us
  • Open up your leisure centre for the week and focus on including people with disabilities into your facilities and activities
  • Partner with your Local Sports Partnership (LSP) or Sports Inclusion Disability Officer (SIDO) in planning the activities for the week
  • Promote the day locally via local press, social media and leisure centre website (Promotional Material will be provided)


Registered Centres

Private Personal Training and fitness classes

We're a Swim School, teaching swimming to all abilities, we have an inclusion policy. We also run a Swim education

Whats you Excuse Fitness is a Private gym studio that offer Personal Training and Group Training. Our aim is to

Community, heritage and visitor centre

Community Based Activities

Karate Club teaching Japanese Wadokai style Karate

Outdoor 400m enclosed running track with sand pits and grass infield area with an outdoor all weather bowling green.

We offer small group training to all. Our groups are small so we can provide the best attention possible

Physical Therapy and Strength and Conditioning Clinic

Various Types of Dance Classes, Pound Fitness, Glow Beatz, HIIT Classes

Inclusive Tag Rugby Training. Carlow Bees.

The IWA gym offers everyone an opportunity to enjoy a fitness workout in a fully accessible and inclusive environment. The

World Shotokan Karate Do Federation SEDAI

Leisure Centre Pool,Gym,Fitness classes,

The Avalon Centre is a vibrant and energetic charity organisation in the heart of Sligo town. The organisation provides a

Fully Equipped Leisure Facility including 20 x 10 metre Pool, Sauna, Steam Room, Jacuzzi, Childrens Pool. Gym with Many Cardio

The leisure centre is a brand new recently opened state of the aft facility. We have a 8 lane 25meter

Community Sports Facility

Gym and Leisure Complex

Community Centre with gym sports hall and many fitness classes for adults & kids alike.

Fitness, sports and events centre

Swimming Pool & Gym with two Group Fitness Studios and two Health Suites in Drogheda

Leisure centre with 20m pool, sauna, steamroom, jacuzzi & fully equipped gym

Cardio & strength based circuit training for all fitness levels all training is heart rate monitored with a heart rate

The Charleville Park Hotel Leisure Club is ideally located in the town of Charleville between the cities of Limerick and

Sports and Leisure Facilities

Roscrea Leisure Centre offers a 5 lane 25M pool, along with kids training pool and feature pool. Located in the

DCU Sport offers state of the art facilities incorporating health and wellness to meet all your exercise and leisure needs.

Community Resource Centre that includes Main Hall, Boxing Club, Gymnasium National Learning Netswork,

DLR Leisure Ballyogan is a dry based facility of the DLR Leisure Branch. We are a public facility with a

Local leisure centre in Oranmore, Galway. Catering for hotel guest and members of the facility. Provide a range of facilities

Taekwon-Do, Exercise & Fitness Classes For All

20m swimming pool Sauna, Steamroom & Jacuzzi Air Conditioned Gym 9 hole Mini Golf Outdoor playground

Sports and Recreational Centre and Gymnasium.

Swimming Pool & Gym with two Group Fitness Studios and two Health Suites in Navan

Hotel Leisure Club - including swimming pool and fully equipped gym

Leisure- Fully equipped Gym & Fitness Studio, 25m Swimming Pool, 2x 5 a-side Astro Pitches

Dublin City Council Community and Sport Centre

Everything we do is driven by delivering more for our members, so they can go further. More facilities, more services,

Leisure centre - Comprising of a 25 Metre Swimming pool and Learner pool, Gym, Exercise Studios, 4 All weather pitches,

Sports Hall, Fitness Studio And Gym

Strength and conditioning facility for all ages and abilities

Ballinacarriga Community Hall, situated roughly half way between Enniskeane and Dunmanway is a community leisure facility open to all groups.

A not for profit leisure centre with a gym, pool, steam room and sauna

public leisure centre with 25 metre swimming pool sauna and streamrooms, fully equipped gymnasium, aerobic studio and meeting room.

Leisure Centre with hydrotherapy pool

The Watershed is one of the largest sports and leisure complexes in the South East with an immense range of

We are a beginner friendly fun gym, we cater for all levels of fitness from beginner to advanced. We have

Established in 1973, Newpark Sports Centre offer a wide range of fitness ans leisure activities for the community. We aim

Inclusive fitness studio where everyone is welcome, regardless of age or ability

Fitness and Rehabilitation centre

FVLC has lots to offer! 2 swimming pools, fully fitted gym and sauna, steam room & jacuzzi for relaxing. FVLC

Activate is a Strength and Conditioning facility based in Killarney, Co. Kerry

fitness/community centre in the heart of the north east inner city

At Killashee leisure club, you’ll experience an outstanding fully air-conditioned gym in Naas, filled with the most up-to-date fitness equipment

Local leisure centre, catering for the education in health and fitness needs of a broad range of groups, community and

In our club, our head instructor is fully qualified by the Rock Steady Boxing Affiliation to train people with Parkinson's

State of the Art Leisure Facility Providing Recreation & Fitness Facilities for all.

Yoga and fitness centre focusing on a holistic approach to wellbeing for everybody

25m Swimming pool Sauna Steam Room Jacuzzi Gym Hall

Leisure Centre, including a 25m swimming pool, fully equipped gym with accessible equipped and fitness studio. The centre has an

Public Leisure centre: Pool Gym Sports hall

learning centre: sporting chance

The Sport Ireland National Sports Campus provides state-of-the-art sports facilities to athletes in Ireland while offering valuable amenities and wide

Sports & Fitness Irishtown is multi purpose leisure and recreation centre offering a fully functional gym, 5 a-side & 11

Leisure centre, with pool

Local community fitness centre with swimming pool (including 2 water slides, mushroom water feature), gym and studio.

Professional and Personal Strength and Movement Training facility

Public Leisure Center with a Pool, Gym & 2 fitness Studios.

The centre consists of a gym and sports hall. Our aim is to address the need for affordable and accessible

We are a city center health club attached to the 4 star Clayton hotel.

The ultimate fitness experience! We are Fitness at TU Dublin City Campus, WE ARE FIT2GO! Fitness Facilities that inspire and

HQ leisure Centre has a pool with 1.2metre depth all one level. Fully equipped gym upstairs with studio.

NCBI Iona Centre is a day service for people with a vision impairment that is based in Drumcondra. We have

The Manor Fields Adare is a community owned, 25 acre amenity for recreational & community purposes for people of all


View the full listing of centres

Take a look at Fit for All:

Fit for All is part of the Xcessible Initiatives

The Cara Xcessible Initiative aims to heighten participation opportunities for people with disabilities within their communities through the development of a national focused programme implemented at local level through the support of the Local Sports Partnerships’ Sport Inclusion Disability Programme (SIDP).

The Xcessible initiatives is a nationally coordinated and collaborative project, focused on participation, training and support to key organisations providing sport and physical activity opportunities for people with disabilities.

National Coordination = Local Provision

Since 2011 the following initiatives have been successfully delivered: Xcessible Leisure, Xcessible Outdoor and Xcessible Youth Sports.



Xcessible Youth Sports – Rugby

Xcessible Youth Sports – Athletics

Fit For All 2017


August 13, 2019
8:00 am - 5:59 pm
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