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Go For Life Games

The aim of the Go for Life Games is to involve older people in recreational sport.

The games are run with the support of Local Sports Partnerships and the HSE. The Games involve Friendly games, Leagues, and the National Games (held on one day annually). This years National Games are taking place in DCU on Saturday 8th June 2019. The Cork Sports Partnership are organising a number of 'Blitz' sessions in Cork to coincide with this and hopefully get a Cork Team together. 

These games involve three sports - see below.

The Go for Life Games adapted by Go for Life involve three sports that can be played in Singles, Pairs and Teams.

  • MÁLAÍ- an adaption of the game of Cornhole
  • Flisk- adaption of Frisbee and Horseshoe Pitching
  • Scidil-adaption of Ten-Pin Bowling and Skittles

It is important to remember:  The emphasis of the Games is on participation and fun, and played in a non-competitive way as much as possible.  

Upcoming Games Events:

Cork City

  • Venue: Parochial Hall, Churchfield, Cork City.
  • Date & Day: Tuesday May 14th
  • Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm
  • Register: Please contact Cork Sports Partnership to book Call 021 4347096. Refreshments will be provided.
  • Download Poster >>HERE<<

East Cork

  • Venue: Youghal GAA Hall, Youghal
  • Date & Day: Wednesday May 15th
  • Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm
  • Register: Please contact Cork Sports Partnership to book Call 021 4347096. Refreshments will be provided.
  • Download Poster >>HERE<<
GAMES KITBAGS ON LOAN!!

Cork Sports Partnership and the HSE South Health Promotion Department have Go For Life Games Kitbags to loan out to groups that would like to try out the games with their members. As these kitbags are limited they will be loaned out on a short term/first come first serve basis and will have to be returend to either the LSP or HSE within the agreed time frame.  

If your group is interested in availing of these please email churley@corksports.ie or call 021 4347096 to find out more information.

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