Cork Walking Week 2018 May 19th – 27th

Cork Walking Week will take place from 19th May – 27th May 2018. The week-long celebration of walking will take place throughout Cork and cater for people interested in getting out and about and experiencing a multitude of walking opportunities.

Cork Sports Partnership along with the Health Promotion and Improvement Division of the HSE South has a vested interested in supporting walking groups, programmes and initiatives in Cork and Cork Walking Week will provide a fantastic focal point for people to experience walking events and activities locally. The Cork Sports Partnership has organised the schedule of walking events with local community walking groups, hill walking groups and local partners who are encouraging people to take part in their walks during the week. The events are open to beginners who would like to get started with walking in a fun, safe and local environment.

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Introduction to Activators – will take place at the Gilbert Centre, Mallow Community Campus on May 25th


As part of Cork Walking wek 2018 a number of Training courses have been organised for current walking groups and clubs. these courses are aimed at leaders that are currently involved in groups who would like to update or refresh their skills. Places are limited on most cources so you are advised to book early.

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Click here to access the Community Walking Leader Training Course and Refresher Training Booking Form.

See leaflet on Community Walking Leader Training General Information

Check out the Irish Heart Foundation and Cork Sports Partnership Refresher Walking Leader Training on May 21st at Blackrock GAA