Sport Capital Grant programme to benefit several local clubs

Just under nine million euro has been allocated to the North West counties of Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal through the sports Sport Capital Grant programme.



Sligo has received 2.183 million euro, 5.654 million has been allocated to Donegal while Leitrim sports Clubs will receive 1.109


Cathaoirleach of Sligo County Council Paul Taylor says the funding now more than ever will be crucial for Clubs as they emerge from two years of restricted fundraising due to  the Covid-19 pandemic.



The following is a full break down of funding received in the north west region:




Sligo  Ballinalack Community Park Ltd.          Ballinalack Community Park Facility Upgrade 2021   Gaelic Games          65,000

Sligo  ballygawley community park      Provision of lighting on walkway/runway at BCP            Multi-sport    44,318

Sligo  Benbulben Clay Target Club      Upgrade Clay Target sports Facility     Clay Pigeon Shooting       21,993

Sligo  Castleconnor G.A.A Club Upgrade to Castleconnor GAA Facilities         Gaelic Games            127,221

Sligo  Cliffoney Celtic Football Club     New Dressing Rooms       Soccer           50,000

Sligo  Coolaneymullinabreena GAA club        Nace O’Dowd Park – Training Pitch Upgrade            Gaelic Games          65,160

Sligo  County Sligo Golf Club     County Sligo Golf Club Course Irrigation System    Golf            80,000

Sligo  County Sligo Tennis Club company Limited by Guarantee           Hall Heating,refurb dressing room & tennis courts  Tennis           150,000

Sligo  Cumann Naomh Mhuire T/A St. Mary’s GAA Club     St Marys GAA Club Fencing/CCTV/Ball Wall/Goalposts      Gaelic Games          66,976

Sligo  curry gaa      Curry GAA Floodlighting of Main Pitch            Gaelic Games          57,475

Sligo  Drumcliffe Rosses Point GAA Club       Training Pitch Development       Gaelic Games            50,000

Sligo  Easkey GAA Easkey GAA upgrade of facilities and equipment     Gaelic Games            102,850

Sligo  Eastern Harps GAA Club Eastern Harps GAA Pitch Lighting/Walkway  Gaelic Games            79,712

Sligo  Enniscrone & District Community Development Ltd           Outdoor Fitness Equipment & Grass Mower Machine      Multi-sport    45,507

Sligo  Gateway Boxing Club Sligo        Gateway Boxing Centre Of Excellence            Boxing            45,743

Sligo  Gurteen Celtic Football Club       Multi Use Artificial Playing Area Soccer           150,000

Sligo  Kilglass Enniscrone Utd Football Club            Pitch and facility Maintenance    Soccer            59,674

Sligo  North Sligo Sport & Leisure Centre      Essential Replacement of the existing Roofing            Multi-sport    150,000

Sligo  Owenmore Gaels GAA      Dug-outs      Gaelic Games          6,500

Sligo  Shamrock Gaels GAA Club         Playing Facilities Upgrade Works 2021           Gaelic Games           119,949

Sligo  Sligo All Stars Basketball Club   Sanding and repairing hall floor and equipment            Basketball    26,323

Sligo  SLIGO COUNTY COUNCIL          Jogging and cycle ways Cleveragh Regional Park            Multi-sport    67,979

Sligo  SLIGO COUNTY COUNCIL          Walkway Flood Lighting  Multi-sport    30,078

Sligo  Sligo Regional Sports Centre Ltd.         Gym Equipment,     Swimming    39,005

Sligo  Sligo Rugby Football Club          Post Covid Return To Play Safely Plan           Rugby            3,976

Sligo  South Sligo Community Park Ltd          6 Lane Tartan Track 70 M Outdoor.      Athletics            47,000

Sligo  St John’s AFC         Expansion Programme for St. John’s UA FC (Soccer)        Soccer            22,490

Sligo  St Johns Community Development Association      Sports Hall Gym and Fitness Centre            Multi-sport    145,236

Sligo  Strandhill Golf Club Ltd Co Sligo           Create a Golf practice area and its surrounds            Golf    50,725

Sligo  Tubbercurry GAA Club     FINISH RE DEVELOPMENT PLAYING AREA Multi-sport            62,447

Sligo  Tubbercurry Golf Club Limited  Par 3 Golf Course and Practice Academy Development            Golf    150,000.




Leitrim           Annaduff GAA         Annaduff GAA Walkway and walkway lighting          Gaelic Games           63,221

Leitrim           Aughavas GAA Club         Floodlights at Aughavas GAA Astro Pitch      Gaelic Games           35,000

Leitrim           Ballinaglera GAA Club      Fit-out sports hall with Gym equipment & Access            Gaelic Games          21,510

Leitrim           Bornacoola GAA    Artificial Training Surface/Floodlighting Upgrade.   Gaelic Games           127,522

Leitrim           Cloone GAA Development           Gym Equipment to add to existing gym building            Gaelic Games          4,583

Leitrim           Cloone Tidy Towns Committee Bóthar na Naomh Toilet and change facilities            Multi-sport    22,493

Leitrim           Dromahair Arts & Recreation Centre    Upgrade of ‘Community Football Field’            Multi-sport    123,203

Leitrim           drumkeerin gaa      Dressing rooms, meeting rooms & press facilities.  Gaelic Games           148,500

Leitrim           Eslin GAA     Eslin Gaa pitch, track development and gym kit out            Gaelic Games           118,140

Leitrim           Gortletteragh GAA Club    Walkway-530 m safety fence & ball stop nets.            Gaelic Games          39,008

Leitrim           Manorhamilton Community Tennis      New Surface to Tennis Courts   Tennis            35,000

Leitrim           Manorhamilton Rangers Football Club Limited         Ball stop Netting     Soccer            9,228

Leitrim           Mohill Community & Sports Hub           Provison of Storage Shed & Gym Facilities            Multi-sport    61,154

Leitrim           Mohill GAA   Development of Sports Facilities           Gaelic Games          93,928

Leitrim           St Mary’s GAA Club Kiltoghert   St. Mary’s Kiltoghert GAA Club, Carrick on Shannon       Gaelic Games          150,000

Leitrim           St. Felim’s Diocesan Trust          Leckaun NS & Newtownmanor Community MUGA            Multi-sport    57,140




Donegal         8th Donegal Scouts Carndonagh 8th Donegal Carndonagh Scout Den & grounds            Multi-sport     150,000

Donegal         Aileach Football Club         Erection of Floodlighting on Pitch 1         Soccer            47,117

Donegal         Aodh Ruadh GAA   Aodh Ruadh – replacement playing surface : Phase 2 Gaelic Games           87,465

Donegal         Ballybofey United Football Club   Natural Playing Surface Development    Soccer            60,845

Donegal         Ballybofey/ Stranorlar Golf Club   TEES MOWER. DRAINAGE HOLES 11-14. GREENS WORK x2            Golf     139,488

Donegal         Ballyliffin Golf Club Improve course access and facilities       Golf     125,441

Donegal         Bocan Community Creche Ltd      Outdoor and Health equipment    Gaelic Games            1,776

Donegal         Bonagee United Football Club     Resurface Astro and Upgrade Floodlighting.            Soccer            33,891

Donegal         Bruckless Community and Sports Centre           Bruckless Community Out door Gym            Multi-sport     13,420

Donegal         Buncrana Gaa          LED Flood Lighting Gaelic Games           44,358

Donegal         Buncrana Hearts Football Club    Regrading, drainage,re sow pitch and fencing            Soccer            25,469

Donegal         Buncrana Youth & Community Development Company Ltd   Buncrana Youth & Community Development Co.Ltd  Multi-sport     50,000

Donegal         Bundoran Golf Club            Essential Upgrades Golf     86,797

Donegal         Bundoran Waterworld Clg Upgrade of group change room in changing village.            Swimming     11,575

Donegal         Butt Hall Tennis Club         Tennis Court Drainage & Maintenance Plan     Tennis            37,993

Donegal         C.L.G An Tearmainn           Capital Development of CLG An Tearmainn Clubhouse            Gaelic Games           121,165

Donegal         Castlefin Celtic         Main Pitch Drainage, Lawnmower, Goalposts.  Soccer            55,822

Donegal         CLG Ard An Ratha  Artificial Sports Pitch & Gym Equipment Gaelic Games            86,846

Donegal         CLG Ghaoth Dobhair          Steel stairway,lawnmower and flag pole structure            Gaelic Games           23,324

Donegal         CLG Na Dunaibh     Replacement of GAA clubhouse roof.     Gaelic Games            73,174

Donegal         Clonmany Shamrocks Sports & Athletic Limited           Clonmany Shamrocks FC            Soccer            100,000

Donegal         Cloughaneely Golf club     Fairways- drainage & surfacing at Cloughaneely G.C Golf            29,579

Donegal         Cruit Island Golf Club         Cruit Island Golf Club [CIGC] Improvements      Golf            98,553

Donegal         Culdaff Football Club         Refurbishment & Renovation of existing clubhouse.            Soccer            147,892

Donegal         Cumann Naomh Padraig   The essential erection safety fencing/ball stops            Gaelic Games           75,355

Donegal         Deele Harps Football Club Development of Natural Grass Pitch        Soccer            108,500

Donegal         Donegal Golf Club  Donegal Golf Club Development Golf     57,475

Donegal         Donegal League Organisation Co. Ltd    Replace Astro surface and lawnmower            Soccer            90,454

Donegal         Donegal Surf Life Saving Club     Capital Works at Creevy     Swimming     60,068

Donegal         DONEGAL TOWN RUGBY FOOTBALL CLUB  Donegal Town Rugby Football Club Floodlights    Rugby            25,916

Donegal         Drimarone Development Association      Activities Hub Development          Multi-sport            54,503

Donegal         DRUMBAR UNITED FC CLG        Drumbar United Football Club [DUFC] New Pitch            Soccer            108,594

Donegal         Dunfanaghy FC       Dunfanaghy Football Club [DFC] New Pitch     Soccer            124,704

Donegal         Dungloe GAA (CLG An Clochán Liath)  Dungloe GAA Training Pitch         Gaelic Games           150,000

Donegal         Dunree Boxing Club           New heating system for premises Boxing           6,625

Donegal         Finn Valley Women’s Football Club        Sports Equip, Kits & Defib for Women’s Soccer Club  Soccer            3,710

Donegal         Gaoth Dobhair Aontaithe F.C.       Gaoth Dobhair Aontaithe FC – Clubhouse Extension      Soccer            146,098

Donegal         Glebe Sport’s Holding’s Ltd            Provision of a Platform Lift and Sports Equipment            Multi-sport     36,890

Donegal         Glenswilly GAA        Training facility including training&warm up areas       Gaelic Games           138,235


Donegal         Greencastle Sports and Leisure   Greencastle Sports and Leisure Pitch Refurbishment         Soccer            41,201

Donegal         Gweedore Celtic Football Club     Adding extra changing rooms to clubhouse            Soccer            105,082

Donegal         Illies Community Development Association       Artificial outdoor playing surface and fencing          Soccer            127,646

Donegal         Inishowen Rugby Club      Phase 2 Completion Works           Rugby            110,513

Donegal         Keadue Rovers Limited      New Dressing Room Facilities      Soccer            150,000

Donegal         Killybegs GAA          Provide floodlighting to GAA Pitch           Gaelic Games            121,000

Donegal         Kilmacrennan Community Development Company Limited by Guarantee  Grass Pitch Surface (To Finish Pitch)   Soccer            80,379

Donegal         Letterkenny Golf and Social Club Letterkenny Golf & Social Club [LGSC]Improvements          Golf     130,381

Donegal         Letterkenny Rovers FC       Development of sand carpet grass pitch Soccer            39,913

Donegal         Lifford Celtic Football Club            Development of pitch/facilities-The Common,Lifford            Soccer            50,000

Donegal         Malin Head Community Association        Outdoor Gym for Malin Head Community Centre            Soccer            10,674

Donegal         Mevagh Sports Ground CLG         Mevagh Sports Ground [MSG] New Pitch            Multi-sport     138,604

Donegal         Naomh Brid CLG     Creation of walking track and associated works            Gaelic Games           47,139

Donegal         Naomh Colmcille CLG        Improve facilities at Naomh Colmcille CLG         Gaelic Games           50,000

Donegal         Naomh Muire CLG  Healthy Walking Path and pitch-side fencing    Gaelic Games            48,439

Donegal         Naomh Padraig Leifear GAA Club           Walking track with fence and spectator rail.            Gaelic Games           49,093

Donegal         North West Golf Club          Junior Golf Academy          Golf     15,283

Donegal         Pettigo GAA  St Marys Pettigo GAA.         Gaelic Games           24,457

Donegal         Quigleys point swifts football club            Upgrade Astro Turf and LED Lighting            Soccer            24,041

Donegal         Raphoe Boxing Club          Raphoe BC: A Roof For Our Future         Boxing            37,950

Donegal         Raphoe Community Sports Development Ltd    Raphoe Town FC Astro Turf Facility            Soccer            124,016

Donegal         RASHENEY FOOTBALL CLUB    4G Astro Floor Finish          Soccer            48,000

Donegal         Rathmullan & District Resource Centre Clg       Astro Turf All Weather Playing Facility            Multi-sport     73,716

Donegal         Ray Community Group       Development of Astro Turf Pitch   Multi-sport     150,000

Donegal         Setanta Hurling Club          Setanta Hurling Club Development         Gaelic Games            148,453

Donegal         Sliabh Sneacht Centre Company Limited by Guarantee         Sliabh Sneacht Centre Disabled Access Project     Multi-sport     12,086

Donegal         St Brigid’s Youth & Community Co OP    Indoor Climbing Wall Project         Multi-sport            53,573

Donegal         St Catherine’s Football Club         St Catherine’s FC Killybegs           Soccer            24,000

Donegal         St Eunans GAA Club          St Eunans [StE] GAA new pitch development   Gaelic Games           150,000

Donegal         St Johnston Cricket Club   St Johnston Grant for Equipment Upgrade        Cricket            30,000

Donegal         St Mary GAA club    Development of Clubhouse Facilities     Gaelic Games            128,292

Donegal         St Patricks Park Trust Carndonagh LTD Renovation/ redevelopment of Astro Facility            Soccer            102,000

Donegal         St. John Bosco Club           St. John Bosco Centre- Extension           Multi-sport            150,000

Donegal         Swilly Rovers FC     Refurbishment of Astro turf           Soccer            70,746

Donegal         Twin Towns Boxing Club   Boxing equipment and Heating    Boxing           26,783