50 local sports clubs allocated funding under Sports Club Grants Scheme

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Galway City Council has announced this year’s allocation of funding under the Sports Club Grants Scheme, with 50 local clubs allocated funding.

Thirteen clubs were allocated the maximum grant amount of €3,500 and another 18 clubs will receive over €2,800.

A total of €130,000 will be made available to a wide range of sports from mainstream to minority sports, and the funding will go towards the costs of equipment, coaching, travel and up-skilling volunteers.

This grant scheme assists the good work being delivered on the ground by the many dedicated volunteers across all sports.

Clubs to receive funding

Renmore Gymnastics Club€         3,500
Galway Swimming Club€         3,500
Galway Kayak Club€         3,500
24th Galway Sea Scouts€         3,500
St James GAA and St James LGFA€         3,500
Salthill Knocknacarra GAA€         3,500
Shark Swimming Club Ltd€         3,500
Mervue United Football Club€         3,500
Galway City Harriers€         3,100
Tribes Water Polo Club€         3,500
32nd Galway Menlo Scouts€         3,000
Galway Bohemians AFC€         3,500
Galwegians Rugby Football Club€         3,500
Laser Swimming Club€         3,200
Galway Triathlon Club€         2,800
14th Galway Scout Group€         3,400
Rahoon Newcastle GAA €         3,500
WEST UNITED FC€         3,000
Titans Basketball Club€         3,100
Greenfields Hockey Club€         3,000
Corrib Rangers€         3,000
Renmore Hockey club€         1,200
Renmore AFC€         3,000
Castlegar Athletic Club€         3,000
Galway Hockey Club€         2,200
Galway Rowing Club€         3,000
Salthill Devon FC€         2,200
St. Michaels GAA Club€         3,200
Castlegar GAA€         2,900
Galway Shotokan Karate Club€         2,000
Galway Bay Rugby Club€         2,500
13th Galway Scouts€         2,200
WEST KARATE CLUB€         1,200
PTO1st Galway Scout Group – St Joseph’s€            900
Renmore Judo Club€            500
Ballybane Sports and Community Development€         1,200
Fr Griffins Éire Óg GFC€         3,000
Merlin Woods Tennis Club€         1,500
Galway City School of Judo€         1,000
Galway City Sailing Club€         3,000
Galway Corintians RFC€         2,000
Galway Judo Club€         2,000
Galway Hibernians €         2,000
Knocknacarra Judo Club€         1,500
Melin Woods SC€         2,800
Galway Netball Club€         1,600
Galway Tribesman Rugby League Club€            600
Our Lady’s Boys Club RFC€         1,500
 €     130,000


Galway City Council thanked Galway Sports Partnership for administering the grant on their behalf.