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Introduction

Irish Gymnastics (IG) is the National Governing Body (NGB) for the sport of Gymnastics in Ireland and is officially recognised as such by the Irish Sports Council (ISC). 

IG is affiliated to the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG), European Union of Gymnastics (UEG), Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) & the Federation of Irish Sport (FIS). 

IG is a 32 county organisation spanning 8 administrative regions, each operating through the coordination of a ‘Regional committee’ (RC) including the following regions...

North Dublin, South Dublin, South East, Southern, South West, West, Midlands, Northern

IG caters for 9 disciplines of Gymnastics, each being governed nationally by a ‘Technical Committee’ (TC)…

4 Olympic disciplines…
Women’s Artistic Gymnastics (WAG), Men’s Artistic Gymnastics (MAG), Trampoline Gymnastics (TRA), Rhythmic Gymnastics (RHY)


4 Non Olympic disciplines…

Acrobatic Gymnastics (ACRO), Tumbling Gymnastics (TUM), Gymnastics for All (GFA), Sports Aerobics (Aero)

IG as an organisation is funded through 3 separate tiers of funding…

  • Public sector funding (ISC, Department of Arts Sport & Tourism…)
  • Internal finance (membership fees, core activities i.e. coach education, merchandising…)
  • Private sector sponsorship