Irish Physical Activity Research Collaboration 

I-PARC fosters insight, intelligence and innovation to enable more people in Ireland to be more active, more often.

I-PARC Conference 2021

Registration for the I-PARC 2021 virtual conferene is now open and it is FREE. You need to be an I-PARC member in order to register for this event (joining I-PARC is also FREE). 

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Latest I-PARC Posts

Check out the latest I-PARC posts below. Here you will find information  around all things physical activity. 

I-PARC Conference 2021

I-PARC 2021 “Collaborative action for physical activity promotion: opportunities presented by COVID-19”Members of I-PARC are hosting a virtual conference titled “Collaborative action for physical activity promotion: opportunities presented by COVID-19”.[…]

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Event Alert: Adapting > How Change Creates Opportunities

‘Adapting > How Change Creates Opportunities’ Date: Thursday, 3rd December 2020 Live Online on Cost: FREE Time: 10am – 1pm About the Event To celebrate International Day for People with Disabilities, join us for an[…]

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Event Alert: Physical Activity for Health Research Cluster Autumn/Winter Webinar

An Introduction to Dance for Health: presenting evidence surrounding the physical, mental and emotional and social benefits of participation. The Physical Activity for Health research cluster at the University of[…]

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I-PARC Aims 

The aim of the Irish Physical Activity Research Collaboration is to inspire the best use of evidence, effective delivery methods, and supportive environments for improving physical activity levels in Ireland.

I-PARC Objectives 

I-PARC will involve multiple stakeholders, across Policy, Practice and Research, who work together to:

Identify gaps on how to develop and deliver best practices and seek ways to bridge these gaps.


Enable and support solutions to increase physical activity in Ireland.


Share learnings from research and best-practice in a systematic and easily accessible way.


Establish mechanisms for demonstrating the impact of I-PARC.

Other useful websites 

Please click on the tabs below to access other websites that are involved in the promotion of physical activity in Ireland.

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