LeisureWorld continue their support of the Cork City Sports International Meet for 2018
The Cork City Sports 67th Annual International Meet will take place in CIT on Monday the 16th of July. The Cork City Sports is a vital organisation for athletics in Cork and Ireland and LeisureWorld are delighted to support this valuable organisation for another year.
This year LeisureWorld will be sponsoring two events, first of which is the the LeisureWorld Open 3000m, open to both men and women who meet the qualifying time during 2018. The concept behind this race is it gives competitive local athletes a chance to compete in front of a stadium of local supporters at such a well-known and long-standing event. The second is the LeisureWorld T54 Wheelchair Race. This is only the second year of the T54 Wheelchair Race and something that LeisureWorld as open and inclusive fitness facilities are particularly happy to be sponsoring for another year. Specta
tors will get to see some of the top athletes in this division take part in an intense 400m race.
“We believe that the ethos of Cork City Sports lines up with our ethos of Every-Body-Belongs. It’s an inclusive event for both athletes and spectators and something we are proud to be part of.” Ian O’Leary, Marketing Manager at LeisureWorld
With LeisureWorld Bishopstown’s close proximity to CIT and their recent €1.6million upgrade they looking forward to welcoming the athletes to train in their state of the art fitness facilities as they prepare for their events.
LeisureWorld provide vital health, fitness and leisure services to the people of Cork and beyond. The LeisureWorld group is best known for its two large multipurpose leisure centres in Bishopstown and Churchfield. But it also operates the Sam Allen Pitches in Churchfield, the Gus Healy Swimming Pool in Douglas, Mahon Golf Course on the Mahon peninsula and St. Peter’s Cork on North Main Street which is a popular heritage & tourism centre.