• The Irish Life Health Novice and Juvenile Uneven Age XC Championships 2017

  • Heffernan crowned Irish Life Health Athlete of the Year

  • Record-breaker Fionnuala leads Irish entries for Euro Cross

  • Athletics Ireland reached 60,000+ members

  • Irish Life Health National Senior & Juvenile Even Age Championships 2017

Benefits of Membership

Discount with GloHealth Insurance 

If you are a GloHealth member, kids and adults get €30 cash back on their Athletics Ireland membership with GloHealth’s Family & Kids’ Health package. Adults also get this benefit on the Sports Cover package.

Not a GloHealth member?

With GloHealth, you can take control and tailor your health cover by choosing benefits that suit your individual needs and lifestyle, at a price that’s right for you. And don’t forget, kids under three are free on many of GloHealth's plans.

For more about how to switch to GloHealth, call 1890 714 714 or visit


Athletics Ireland membership provides third party insurance cover for our members. This insurance covers you at training sessions organised by Athletics Ireland Affiliated Clubs. FAQ regarding insurance. 

Eligibility to Compete at National Championship Events

Only Athletics Ireland members are permitted to compete at our National Championships.

Development Incentives

Clubs Affiliated to Athletics Ireland can avail of coaching courses run by Athletics Ireland at a very reasonable rate. There is also an added incentive of equipment packs for clubs who are registered & have taken part in coaching programmes.

New Clubs

Athletics Ireland supports the establishment of new clubs both financially and practically by providing first year funding & courses.

Athlete Development

Athletics Ireland provided support for developing & promising athletes by running squad days, both Provincially & Nationally.


Athletics Ireland provides a comprehensive programme of competition for all age levels from Juvenile to Master

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