Working for People with Sight Loss
Loading Events

MayFest – May 7th

MayFest Week May 1st – 7th
Virtual Online
Date:
May 7

Organiser

Vision Sports
Email:
visionsports@ncbi.ie

Description: 

4:30pm, Come & Try Teen Fitness – Children

Teen Fitness is a high intensity cardio workout including strength exercises that are suitable for all abilities

This programme suitable for teenagers aged 12 – 16 years with a vision impairment.

Closing Ceremony with Miriam O’Callaghan – All ages.

We close our 40th MayFest with a golden hour remembering the week that was, the years that were. What’s another year? RTE star Miriam O’Callallaghan will host a bevvy of guests including Olympic silver medalist John Treacy, head of Sport Ireland. Our President Prof. Michael O’Keeffe will be joined by our chair Paul Ledwidge. Double sprint world record holder and 5 times golden Paralympian Jason Smyth will also pop by and say hello.

More info here (opens in a new window)

 

MayFest Timetable

May 1st – 5th, MayFest 40k Challenge, Run, Walk or Cycle. Complete your activity anytime and submit your completed log to Vision Sports Ireland – spot prizes to be won – All ages.

May 1st , 10am, Family Dance Come & Try Session at 10am – All ages.

May 1st – 9:30 am – Introduction to Turbo with Triathlon Ireland – Adults

May 1st – 7th, (Not)Parkrun Celebration, complete your 5k during MayFest and log you achievements with parkrun and Vision Sports Ireland – spot prizes to be won – All ages.

May 1st, 12 noon, Youth Blind/VI Tennis Come & Try Session with Tennis Ireland for 8 – 16 years.

May 2nd, 8pm, Opening Ceremony, Reeling in the Years, Celebrating 40 Years of May Games / MayFest.

May 3rd, 10am, Yoga Come and Try Session – Adults

May 4th, 10am, Over 50’s Movement, Balance and Stretch, Come & Try Session – Adults

May 4th, 5pm, Blind/VI Tennis Webinar with Tennis Ireland and Sight and Sound Technology – one lucky attendee will win an Amazon Alexa – All ages.

May 5th, 10am, Falls prevention, Movement and Balance Come & Try Session – Adults

May 5th, 6:30pm, Zoom Fitness Come and Try Session – Adults

May 6th, 10am, Come & Try Nature Mindfulness – Adults

May 6th, 3pm, Interactive SafeFood Nutrition Webinar – Adults

May 6th, Online Tennis Come & Try Session – Adults

May 7th, 4:30pm, Come & Try Teen Fitness – Children.

May 7th, 5pm, Closing Ceremony with Miriam O’Callaghan – All ages.