Ireland Active Conference & White Flag Awards
Ireland Active Conference & White Flag Awards

Next Friday, 17th November the Annual Conference and White Flag Awards will take place at the Lyrath Estate, Kilkenny. We have a great line up of speakers and talks and the full schedule for the day is detailed below:


If you have any further queries please email Conn McCluskey at or Niamh Norton at for more details.

Aquaphysical Floatfit - Book your place now!

Expert Leisure Supplies are offering AquaPhysical FloatFit ( demo classes for delegates to participate in and view at the conference this year on Friday 17 th November. These sessions will last for approximately 20-30 minutes with sessions at 13.10pm and 15.10pm. Places for participants and viewers are limited so advance booking is essential and offered on a first come first serve basis. 

To secure your clubs place please contact Susan from Expert Leisure directly via mail

Supplier of The Year / Staff Member of the year 
Don't forget to vote for your Supplier of The Year and Staff Member of the Year. Voting closes at 5.00pm on the 10th November 2017. 

Votes can be emailed to 
Golf Outing - Mount Juliet - 16th November 
The Golf Outing sponsored by Ireco will be taking place in Mount Juliet Golf Club on the 16th November 2017. Tee times will start from 10.50am. 

If you would like to book a place please contact Niamh at 

Exhibitors and Sponsors of the Awards
We are delighted to welcome a huge array of exhibitors and sponsors to the conference and awards, below we profile them:  

Expert Leisure Supplies 
Expert Leisure Supplies are Irelands premier supplier of Commercial Gym Equipment,
With over 25 years' experience in the Industry we pride ourselves in bringing the most prestigious and innovative fitness products from around the world to Ireland, with brands Such as FreeMotion Fitness, SportsArt Fitness, Octane Fitness , RealRyder, BSW performance floors , Realleader USA, Keiser , Treadwall , Aerobis , Float Fit/Aqua Physical , Eleiko , Rip:60 and many more, all backed up by Ireland largest - award winning - service team with a record that is 2nd to none. Based out of our 7000 sq ft headquarters in Dublin we offer the total solution and are the perfect partner for any fitness facility large or small - Nationwide.

Contact: Bernard Delaney
Ph: 01 401977             Email:       Web :

Milon Fitness  
Milon is distributed in the UK & Ireland by Fitness & Health Solutions Ltd (FHS) a company that has over 25 years' experience in the health & fitness industry.
FHS combines the extensive knowledge of Raf Swerts who has worked with Milon since 2004 and has been the distributor for Milon in Belgium and Holland and who has sold over 170 sets of Milon Circuits since 2010, with Stuart Davis who has worked within the UK fitness industry since 1987 and brings to the company a broad depth of contacts and a wide variety of experience.

National Dairy Council    
The mission of the National Dairy Council is to champion the role of quality pasture-based dairy and its nutritional benefits in supporting healthier, more active living. The NDC strives to ensure the promotion of accurate, science-based information to health professionals, consumers and the media through a number of relevant publications, events and projects. We specifically engage with sports and fitness professionals to highlight the research on the role of milk as an effective, convenient and nutritious option after exercise.

We want to use The Complete Natural social channels to build a community where we encourage millennials to - live the life they love. Enjoy balance, health and wholeness. Discover the grass-fed goodness of Irish Dairy.
The Complete Natural Social Channels;

Fitdist is the fitness distributor of choice within Europe delivering performance, comfort and educational solutions to the fitness and lifestyle market.
Part of the Fitdist ethos resides in education to complement its market leading brands. Triggerpoint and TRX lead the way in research and education and FitDist are delighted to embrace this culture.
Contact: Ronny Maiti 
Email:       Web:

Ireco Supplies  
We provide a bespoke service to cater for our client's needs and pride ourselves on the excellent customer service that we provide. Our nationwide service covers all of Ireland in a modern fleet of Vans from our warehouse. We discovered that one size does not fit all and in recognizing this we developed a process which allows us to supply our clients according to their needs. We have  found this to be successful and it allows us to respond at short notice to ensure minimum supply levels are maintained on each client site. Ireco Supplies offers a vast range of products from catering consumables to cleaning and hygiene products. Our product range is continually growing to give our customers the most convenient and cost effective solutions which meet their individual requirements. Our product range is frequently expanding with new products sourced on a regular basis.

Contact: Ph: 01 9065470


Aqualine caters for all your leisure centre needs while guaranteeing a professional and efficient delivery of the following services.
  • Swimming pool chemicals,
  • Pool water testing equipment  
  • Staff uniforms,
  • Heat retention  pool covers
  • Microbiological testing
  • Staff training
  • Servicing
  • Pool plant spares
  • Swimming accessories
  • Pool hoists
  • Advice & support for the managers
  • Promotional goods for you marketing team,
  • First aid, office & PPE equipment
While you look after others, let us look after you....
Ph: 01 4627532       

Legend is the market leading Leisure Management Software Solution, with over 1,750 sites installed in the UK, Ireland and Canada across all sectors. The Legend Solution is more than just software; it is a platform to improve customer service and business efficiency. Legend is provided as a turnkey, all-inclusive, securely hosted, web based solution, supplied and supported by Legend in all respects.  Our industry leading functionality guarantees a fantastic ROI for our customers, accompanied by 24/7 Customer support. Legend are ISO9001 Quality Management and ISO27001 Information Security accredited, meaning Legend quality and information security reassurance is part of the package.

0800 031 7009 | 


Complete Leisure Supplies
Complete Leisure Supplies are the leading supplier to the Irish Swimming Pool and Leisure Industry.
Our staff include experienced engineers, leisure management professionals & pool plant tutors. All of whom have vast industry & product knowledge.
We supply everything but the water! We can offer a one stop solution for all your chemicals, accessories, retail stock, fittings, equipment & maintenance. CLS are innovators, we have always led the introduction of new technology, products and services (ie. UV sterilisation, bacteriological testing, swimsuit dryers, electronic photometers, automated cleaning, chemcheck, energy conservation solutions etc.).

Contact: Ph: 353 (01) 627 9070  Email; 

Below is a little bit of information about the company but if you require any further details about us or any of our products please do not hesitate in contacting us on 01 2930005.
McSport is the largest independent supplier of sports equipment in Ireland and have been trading for over 30 years in Sports retail. With over 6,000 products across 60 brands we hope that you find exactly what you are looking for. The company is based in Sandyford Industrial Estate, Co. Dublin and the website was launched in 2009 by All Blacks star Dan Carter. We are the only sports company in Ireland that produce our own brochures for the sports equipment market. We produce 3 brochures aimed at the rugby, education and the gym/leisure equipment sector in Ireland. The aim of all the brochures and the website is to help our customers source everything from under the one roof.


Podium 4 Sport  is the largest and leading commercial supplier throughout Northern Ireland & Ireland, by providing sports equipment and commercial design & installations to national sports stadiums, schools, universities, sports clubs, leisure centres, sports halls and gyms. We are proud of the work from our dedicated commercial team who excel in delivering customer needs and requirements. Read and view our work.
David Flynn
Senior Key Account Manager R.O.I. / N.I.
dl +353 (0) 1 6853288 | 0044 2890 701444

Art of Fitness 
A healthy obsession with the business of fitness combined with over 25 years of unsurpassed industry knowledge and experience are among the driving forces behind the success of art of fitness.
We are a privately owned Irish company and specialise in fitness fit outs from start up to successful completion. We have created some of the most outstanding and innovative gyms all over Ireland for more than 25 years.
We promote the world's No. 1 brands of fitness equipment that differentiate your fitness club in a very competitive market.
We also enjoy a deep understanding and hands on knowledge of the business of fitness.

Contact: Ph:
 01 6670185       | M. +353 86 2855320           E.  

Swim Ireland
Encompassing the four provinces of Ireland, Swim Ireland is the governing body of swimming in Ireland. It is operated by a voluntary board of Directors who are democratically elected by the club members making nominations to and voting on the candidates at the Swim Ireland Annual General Meeting. Swim Ireland is the National Governing Body for swimming, water-polo, diving and associated aquatic disciplines in Ireland. The organisation was formed in 1893 and adopted the trading name of Swim Ireland in 1998. It has over 14,000 members and over 150 Affiliated Clubs.

Contact: Ph: 01 6251120       Email:   Web: 

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