Get Ireland Walking - an introduction to who we are:

Get Ireland Walking is a national initiative that aims to maximise the number of people participating in walking - for health, wellbeing and fitness - throughout Ireland. We aim to:

  • Unify and enable the efforts of all recreational, sporting and health promotion agencies and associations interested in promoting walking
  • Increase awareness and encourage widespread participation in walking
  • Identify and support all existing walking groups
  • Support the development of new walking groups
  • Encourage and inspire those that wish to be independent walkers to do so
  • Promote the benefits of walking


Contact Us

Address Get Ireland Walking
Irish Sports HQ
National Sports Campus
Dublin 15
Location Click here to view map
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Programme Manager

Communications Officer

Staff_Jason Linda Sankey
Jason King Linda Sankey




Supported By

Sports Council 2017Logo - Funders - Health Ireland

Our Partners

Logo - Partners - MILogo - Partners - Irish Heart FoundationLogo - Partners - Arthritis IrelandLogo - Partners - HSE
Logo - Partners - get ireland activeLogo - Partners - Age and OpportunitiesLogo - Partners - Ireland ActiveLogo - Partners - GAA


in association of Sports Council Hi Mountaineering Ireland Partner Organisations
Get Ireland Walking recognises that walking is an activity with a potential risk of personal injury. Participants should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions and involvement.