Sports & Activities

Wanna roll with us?

IWA – Sport is dedicated to developing and promoting sport and recreation opportunities for people with physical disabilities to take part at a level of their choice.

We offer a variety of sports including

  • Archery
  • Athletics (Track & Field)
  • Bowls
  • Powerlifting
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Wheeelchair Rugby
  • Wheelchair Tennis

Members are encouraged to ‘have a try’ at all sports until they find one or more disciplines for which they have a particular talent or liking. Some members participate for recreation and fun while others train and compete at an elite level.

Promotion of Sport

IWA – Sport promotes participation through our clubs, branches, schools and Coaching Ireland. In addition, IWA – Sport promotes equal opportunity by consulting and advising on access issues in the sports industry including physical access and preceptual access.

IWA – Sport works closely with schools, universities, gyms, leisure facilities, stadia, the HSE and local authorities.

  • Tennis
  • Rugby
  • Basketball
  • Swimming
  • Power Lifting
  • Bowls
  • Archery
  • Athletics


Get in touch and get involved

National Headquarters

IWA – Sport, Aras ChĂșchulainn, Blackheath Drive, Clontarf, Dublin 3.
Tel: 01 818 6400 | Fax: 01 833 3873 ” Email:

Sports Development Officers

Mark Barry
Sports Development Officer
North East Region
Tel: 01 818 6452
Mob: 087 984 2384
Orla Dempsey
Sports Development Officer
Midlands Region
Tel: 057 935 0065
Mob: 087 279 1811
Paul Ryan
Sports Development Officer
Munster Region
Mob: 087 137 1333
Jen Ridley
Sports Development Officer
South Eastern Region
Mob: 087 923 6403