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‘What started out as a ripple, has now well and truly become one big wave of solidarity’

Sanctuary Swimmers attracts locals, refugees, and other newcomers to five coastal locations across Ireland 19 different nationalities take part in unique open sea swimming initiative A collaboration between Sanctuary Runners and Swim Ireland An incredible solidarity-through-swimming programme, a collaboration between Sanctuary Runners and Swim Ireland, brought 19 different nationalities into […]

AIMING HIGH – Sanctuary Hillwakers launch in the Wicklow hills

A group of 50 hillwalkers, across a dozen different nationalities, come together to walk as one promoting solidarity, friendship and respect. A collaboration between Sanctuary Runners and the Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation Mountaineering Ireland provides qualified walking guides and equipment for walkers. An organisation which uses sport to […]

Build waves of Integration – Sanctuary Swimmers making a splash across Ireland

·      A collaboration between Sanctuary Runners and Swim Ireland ·      Using open-sea swimming to bring together all in the community including refugees and other migrants ·      Four-week sessions in five locations across Ireland this summer starting in Bray tomorrow A first-of-its-kind solidarity-through-swimming initiative is set to come to beaches across Ireland this summer in a […]

Join us at the Great Limerick Run in April!

Solidarity-through-sport initiative ongoing in Limerick city since 2019  Over 200 walkers/ joggers and runners have donned the iconic blue top in Limerick Join them by signing up to walk or run in Regeneron Great Limerick Run as a Sanctuary Runner this April! Using running, jogging and walking to bring all […]