Join National Walking Day 2022!
National Walking Day takes place on Sunday 23 September and is organised by Get Ireland Walking. National Walking Day aims to celebrate the efforts of community walking volunteers and to promote the activity of walking at a local level in communities across Ireland. Building on the successes of 2020 and 2021, the third
Fancy a run?
Do you fancy a morning run through 1,752 acres of beautiful greenery? A natural gem in the crown of Dublin that not only houses a stunning, native population of deer, Dublin Zoo and the American Ambassador to Ireland but also the President of Ireland? We have you covered! Emmet Ó Briain from
Did you know…? The history of Grangegorman
You already know that Grangegorman will host two days of the Walk21 Ireland Conference but did you know that the campus has a long and fascinating history before becoming home to the newly founded university? In the first of our ‘Did you know?’ series, we look at the history behind the area. Over
Culture Night 2022
Every year, for one Friday night in September, Ireland’s cultural institutions and organisations open their doors to the public for an evening of celebration of culture, creativity and the arts. The evening seeks to actively promote the belief that this rich and varied culture is alive, treasured and nurtured in people’s lives,
Programme Committee meeting
After a successful Call for Contributions attracting over 260 abstracts, our International Review Committee, with members from 18 different countries, reviewed and scored our general and academic submissions for the conference. The Programme Committee met on 26 and 27 April to consolidate all contributions, look at the emerging themes and, ultimately, shape the
Students highlight why walking matters to their futures
Today, school children from the Dublin 7 Educate Together and students from Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin) will come together with the Minister of State for Public Health and Wellbeing, Frank Feighan T.D to celebrate the importance of walking with a lively morning walk around the beautiful grounds of the University's Grangegorman
International Conference hosted by TU Dublin
International Conference hosted by TU Dublin will explore the importance of walking to promote safe, sustainable, and liveable communities.