Club Development

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown sports Partnership aids the continuous development of all the clubs that are located within the County. DLR Sports Partnership aids the clubs of the County by providing information in relevant areas, offering education programmes to improve the knowledge of the clubs and their members and implements programmes which provide adequate assistance to help the clubs grow and develop.

The following supports are provided to clubs looking to increase participation in their respective sport:

  • Volunteer Training – provide clubs with access to subsidised training and education opportunities for clubs, coaches, volunteers, teachers and administrators.
  • Participation Pathways – in conjunction with our partners coordinate club and community-based opportunities for people to get involved in sport. Many of these opportunities are in conjunction with local clubs as identified pathways for continued participation.
  • Sports Forum – increasing communication among the various clubs and sports in the County to share information and assist in maximising resources.
  • Sports Partnership Board – club representation on the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Sports Partnership Board (through the Sports Forum) to increase participation among all.
  • Grants & Funding – awareness and advice on grant programmes that arise and how best to make your application successful
  • Conferences & Seminars – organised for a range of important topics
  • Website & Social Media – information source and one stop shop on sport/physical activity in the County
  • Promotion of your Club – for individuals looking for club contacts and local availability through website, social media, database etc.
  • Increasing participation – promoting sport in the Dun Laoghaire- Rathdown County especially among target groups
  • Event Equipment Pack – availability of a range of equipment and tools for clubs hosting a large event

The Sports Partnership advise that the club is affiliated to the appropriate National Governing Body of Sport (NGB) and is committed to the Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children’s Sport.

For further information on how we can help your club please contact us at 01-2719502 or email

Club Development
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