History

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Skibbereen Sports and Fitness Centre is a community owned facility operated by Skibbereen Sports Centre Ltd. with a professional staff and overseen by a voluntary Board of Directors. (Link to Board of Directors)

The Centre was officially opened by Minister Joe Walsh T.D. on May 15th 1992 with the assistance of funding from the Department of Sports, Cork County Council, De La Salle Order, patrons and funds collected by the local community.Sports.

The Centre employs a full time Manager and Assistant Manager, fitness instructors, reception and general staff. Staff

The Centre acknowledges the ongoing support of the Department of Social Protection Community Employment Scheme.