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May 24
Newry Half Marathon – A Great Family Day Out

Newry is preparing to welcome one of the most exciting sporting events the city has seen in recent years, with the return of the Newry Half Marathon and 10K on Sunday 29th May. At least 1,300 competitors and more than 2,000 spectators are expected to line the streets from The Quays Shopping Centre where the […]

Dec 02
Sports Recovery & Seaweed Baths Coming in 2021 !

A brand new Sports Recovery & Seaweed Bath facility is opening in Camlough in 2021. GIFT VOUCHERS NOW AVAILABLE AT RECEPTION 9AM-5PM To enhance performance and reduce fatigue try the sports recovery circuit that will have you feeling refreshed and recharged after 5 recovery stages. OR …. For an all natural and soothing experience come […]

Jul 16
Newry City Triathlon 2019 – Official Launch

Newry City Triathlon 2019 – Official Launch The Newry City Triathlon will take place on Sunday 25thAugust 2019 commencing from the Newry Canal at Albert Basin Newry at 11am. This event will be held using the historic canal and the cycle and run will take competitors throughout the immediate areas of Newry City. The Newry City […]

Apr 16
Newry City Half Marathon 2019

The 2019 Newry City Half Marathon will take place on Sunday 26th May at 10am. Race numbers will be capped at 1000 and is expected to sell out well in advance so organisers “Newry City Runners” encourage everyone to enter early to avoid disappointment. Register Now at:…/dis…/newry-city-half-marathon-2019… Relay There is no relay category in […]

Jan 17

World Cancer Day is Saturday 2nd February 2019 & Newry Cancer Research have organised a 12 hour spinathon at Tesco Newry. Backing this year’s Newry Cancer Research Spinathon is Darren Mullan – 1st Manager Newry City Athletic Football Club & Rory Best – Ireland Rugby! The event is taking place in aid of ‘World Cancer Day’ and the local committee […]

Nov 05
What an amazing day for Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Arrives in Newry.

Newry Business Improvement District (BID) partnered with First Derivatives Plc to bring the Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Double Championship Winning RB8 and its team to Newry. The car and team took up poll position outside the new First Derivatives building at Marcus Square and thousands came out for a chance to get up close […]

Nov 02
Exciting new app

Download our exciting new app and have information for all of Newry, Mourne and Down District Council leisure centres in your pocket. This app will provide you with information on opening times, class and swimming timetables, centre locations and facilities, membership information, join and book classes online and much more. Download it today and join […]

Aug 29
Newry Triathlon another great success

Newry BID were delighted to take the lead for the second year in a row in the organisation of the Firmus Energy Newry City Triathlon. With new bike and run routes and centring the event at Albert Basin, it allowed BID to show off the wonderful new greenway and fantastic waterways that Newry is famous […]

May 21
Newry BID launch 2018 firmus energy Newry Triathlon

Newry Business Improvement District and Newry, Mourne and Down District Council joined headline sponsor firmus energy to officially launch the 2018 firmus energy Newry City Triathlon taking place on Sunday 26th August. Considered the fastest Sprint Triathlon in Ireland, 120 athletes competed in the 2017 event which saw local Newry Triathlete Finbar McGrady, who completed […]

Feb 19
Newry BID proud to support Newry City Merchants Half Marathon

Newry BID are proud to partner with Newry City Runners to bring Newry City Merchants Half Marathon on Sunday 27th May. Registration has now opened for Ireland’s flattest and fasted course. Be sure to check back for exciting updates on the Half Marathon and more sporting events in Newry. Register online here: