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Sports Events

Sport is a huge part of life here in Birr so it's only proper that there be lots of different sports events for young and older to enjoy over Birr Vintage Week and Arts Festival!

Our thanks to Birr Senior Athletics Club, Birr GAA, Birr Golf Club, Birr Rugby Club, Birr Town FC, Wilmer Tennis Club and Birr Leisure Centre for putting on such a great lineup.

Birr Athletics Club 5k Run/Walk/Jog

Friday 29 July | Birr Rugby Club

7.30pm

Round 8 of the Offaly Road Race Series.

Registration at Birr Rugby Club 6pm or

online www.popupraces.ie

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FESTIVAL OF HURLING

Saturday 30 July | Birr GAA grounds

10am-3pm

St Brendan’s Park will play host to a ‘Festival of Hurling’ with teams facing off at U-7, U-9 and U-11 level in a variety of tournament games. Drop in and see our stars of the future in green and red.
Entry | Free

INAUGURAL VINTAGE CUP

Saturday 30 & Sunday 31 July | Birr Golf Club

Birr Golf Club presents a brand-new 18-Hole Open Stableford Competition.

Open to Ladies and Gents. Category prizes with vintage attire encouraged.

€10 for members, €25 for visitors.
Booking | info@birrgolfclub.ie | 057 91 20082

MIXED TAG RUGBY TOURNAMENT

Saturday 30 July | Birr Rugby Club

2pm

Get your team together for a great day of fun, excitement and rugby! Each team can have up to 10 players with a minimum of three female players.

Free BBQ after for all players.
€100 per team | 10 players per team | Age 16+

FAMILY FUN DAY

Saturday 30 July | Birr Town FC 

2pm

Games and BBQ followed by our underage medal presentation and Birr Town FC Veterans vs Highfield United Veterans.

Free.

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SWIM GALA

Wednesday 3 August | Birr Leisure Centre

1.30pm-3.30pm

For ages 7+: 1.30pm-2.30pm.
Free Public Swim: 2.30pm-3.30pm.
Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. (Registration from 1.15pm)

VINTAGE TENNIS OPEN

Friday 5 August | Wilmer Tennis Club

7pm

Prizes for Best Dressed Lady and Gent on the night.

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!