Start your own Club

NOW IS THE TIME TO ESTABLISH THAT NEW CLUB IN YOUR REGION


A Grant of up to €2,000 is available for establishing a New IPA Club


The National Executive will also provide an annual cash grant to established IPA Clubs, subject to specific conditions being met. Contact the Hobbies Secretary, Aidan Curtin


IPA CLUBS

The IPA National Executive provides financial support of €2,000 per annum to any IPA Club established by a Member in accordance with Section’s set criteria for Club Formation. If you have the vision and the enthusiasm to get a club off the ground, contact The Hobbies Secretary for full details of this very generous scheme which is available to IPA members. If you are not already an IPA member, join now, become one and avail of this offer.


Examples of such activities, any one of which you could consider establishing are:


  • Art Collecting

  • Ashtray Collecting

  • Antique Interest/Collecting

  • Body Building

  • Beer Can Collecting

  • Bottle Collecting

  • Bicycling

  • Basketball

  • Boating

  • Ballroom Dancing

  • Bowling

  • Camping

  • Caravaning

  • Cards/Board Games

  • Coin Collecting

  • Coaster Collecting

  • Car Rallying

  • Crossword Puzzles

  • Clay Pidgeon Shooting

  • Engraving

  • Gardening

  • Gourmet Cooking

  • Horse Riding

  • Horse Racing

  • Languages

  • Leatherworking

  • Model Railway Collecting/Interest

  • Motor Car Restoration

  • Martial Arts

  • Police Stamp Collecting

  • Poetry

  • Postcard Collecting

  • Pen Friends

  • Photography

  • Railway Train Enthusiast

  • Reading

  • Sailing

  • Stamp Collecting

  • Swimming

  • Squash

  • Tropical Fish Breeding

  • Travel

  • Theatre (Drama Groups)

  • Woodworking

  • Wine Appreciation

  • Wildlife


Efforts currently are being made to establish:
  • Fishing Club

  • Model Aero Club

  • An IPA Garda Sailing Club


All hobbies and activities are FREE to IPA Members and their spouses so if you're not a member join now for less than €1 per week