The Schools’ Athletics Association is the governing body for Post-Primary Schools Athletics. The association is a cross-community organisation with over 650 affiliated schools throughout the Island of Ireland.
Provinces: The association consist of provincial associations in Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster. There are 14 regions/districts across the provinces:
- Connacht: North Connacht and South Connacht.
- Leinster: North Leinster, South Leinster, East Leinster, West Leinster.
- Munster:North Munster, South Munster, East Munster.
- Ulster: A District, B District, C District, D District, E District.
- Competition Programme
Competition: The Irish Schools' Athletics Association competition programme includes:
- Cross Country - February/March
- Track & field - April, May, June
- Combined Events - September
International Competition: Each competition is followed by a Schools' International between England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.