Women In Sport Week 6th - 12th March 2023


Women in Sport Week 2023 will kick off on Monday 6th March and Cavan Sports Partnership are inviting you to get involved in this celebration and take the time to acknowledge all the amazing women and girls who lead, administer, volunteer, coach, officiate and participate in sport.

In celebration of this week, Cavan Sports Partnership have put together an action packed week of events to suit women of all ages and abilities. Click here for full calendar of events…….. 

keep an eye on our Facebook page and website to see how we are celebrating this week.

An initiative by Sport Ireland , the aims of the week are:

  • To promote and highlight the ongoing work of Sport Ireland, National Governing Bodies, Local Sports Partnerships and other stakeholders and funded bodies, under the topic of Women in Sport.
  • To celebrate every woman and girl who plays, coaches, officiates, volunteers, works in and leads out on WIS.
  • To encourage and remind men and boys to be allies for women in sport.

Sport Ireland have created a theme per day:

  • Monday 6th – High Performance
  • Tuesday 7th – Coaching and Officiating
  • Wednesday 8th – International Women's Day
  • Thursday 9th – Leadership and Governance
  • Friday 10th – Active Participation
  • Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th – Visibility & Event

Getting Involved?

If you are running an event during this week, we would love to hear from you. Let us know and we can help promote it. Tag Cavan Sports Partnership and Sport Ireland #WISWeek2023 #WomenInSportIre

If you’d like to share ideas or chat with our Women in Sport Lead about your potential plans or how you could get involved with this week and/or throughout the year, get in touch with Aisling- aislingmaguire@cavancoco.ie


Northern Sound FM Sean Mc Caffery caught up with our Community sports development officer Aisling Maguire to chat about Women in sport and raising the awareness.



To view full Sport Ireland Women In Sport Policy, Click here