Caroline, Teresa, and Jennifer are the driving force behind the scenes in Carlow this International Women’s Day and Sport Week. They’re not just making waves; they’re inspiring us all to get active and healthy. With their passion and hard work, they’re paving the way for a brighter, more inclusive future in our community. Let’s give a big shout-out to these incredible women and show our support as they continue to make Carlow a better place for everyone.

Caroline Shannon – Community Sport Development Officer

As the Community Sport Development Officer, Caroline Shannon is dedicated to creating opportunities for physical activity within local communities. Her work goes beyond simply organising events; Caroline strives to foster a sense of belonging and camaraderie among participants, making Carlow a better place for everyone. Through her efforts, she encourages individuals to embrace an active lifestyle and become active participants in shaping their community’s future.

Jennifer Dempsey – Sport & Physical Hub Activity Co-Ordinator

Jennifer Dempsey brings boundless enthusiasm and energy to her role as the Sport & Physical Hub Activity Co-Ordinator. With a passion for trying new things and pushing boundaries, Jennifer creates diverse opportunities for people of all ages and abilities to get involved in sports and physical activities. Whether it’s introducing beginners to a new sport or organizing exciting events for seasoned athletes, Jennifer’s innovative approach ensures that there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Teresa O’Meara – Social Inclusion & Disability Officer

At the heart of Teresa O’Meara’s work as the Social Inclusion & Disability Officer lies a commitment to inclusivity and diversity. Teresa is responsible for overseeing disability programs, events, and club development initiatives, ensuring that everyone has access to the benefits of sports and physical activity. Through her advocacy and support, Teresa empowers individuals with additional needs to participate fully in community life, fostering a culture of acceptance and understanding.

These three amazing women are really making a difference in Carlow. They’re inspiring others to get out there and live healthier lives. With their dedication and passion, they’re lighting the way for a brighter future. Let’s give them a shout-out and show our support as they continue to make Carlow a better place for everyone.