11/21/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 11/21/2019 08:30
The Sports Capital Programme is the primary vehicle for Government support for the development of sports and physical recreation facilities throughout our country and helps clubs reach goals they wouldn't otherwise be able to achieve.
Four clubs benefited from the Sports Capital Funding allocation.
Each of these programmes go towards improving facilities and making sailing more accessible to a wider audience. A total of €131,242 towards developing the sailing infrastructure of Ireland.
Clubs throughout the country made their applications in November 2018 and committed their own financial contribution to the overall project, as well as illustrated the impact the investment will have on local participation. These applications go through a rigorous assessment and scoring system.
All capital projects must confirm to the 7 principals of universal design -
If you would like to find out more about the Sports Capital Programme go here https://www.gov.ie/en/service/d13385-sports-capital-programme/