COPD Support Ireland Hosts Virtual Wellness Conference for People with COPD to Mark World COPD Day – From Singing to Sleeping, Conference Highlights How People with COPD Can Better Mind Their Physical and Mental Health COPD Support Ireland, the national umbrella group for COPD groups nationwide, is to host a virtual wellness conference for people…

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After the success of the “Get Breathless for COPD” Cycle in May 2018, A. Menarini Ireland, in association with COPD Support Ireland, is once again calling on cyclists of all abilities to join them on a unique non-competitive one-day cycle ride on the famous Ring of Kerry route. This cycle aims to raise funds, and public awareness, for those suffering from COPD in Ireland. The ‘Get Breathless for COPD’ cycle through the Ring of Kerry route will cover some of Ireland’s most beautiful countryside and will be an event to remember. This is a “full service” cycle and is supported by a professional crew of experienced guides and support vehicles offering mechanical assistance, a range of food, drink and snacks as well as cycling tips and pointers. The cycle will take place on 15th June 2019 on a 170 KM route.

Select 1 of 2 Options: No Accommodation on June 14th: €80 registration fee and raise a minimum of €200 for COPD Ireland. Total (€280) With Accommodation on June 14th: €140 registration fee and then raise a minimum of €200 for COPD Ireland. Total (€340)

All participants will receive:
• Premium “Get Breathless for COPD” jersey
• Professional cycle guides on bikes at 1:10 ratio (guides to participants)
• Support vehicles with professional mechanics and first AID medics
• Snacks, lunch, hydration
• BBQ, refreshments & entertainment at the finish line
• There will also be a shorter 90km route available to those who do not want to complete the entire Ring of Kerry route.

    If you are reading this then you are thinking about choosing COPD SI as your charity this year and for that we are very grateful. The funds you raise are used directly to support our family of 26 local support groups countrywide. E mail to register with us or call Wendy on…

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New Support Group for Dublin

Finglas Sports and Fitness Centre, Mellows Rd, Finglas South, DUBLIN 11   Meeting to assist development of a COPD support group in your area   Friday 2nd November 2018 @ 3pm    Everyone welcome                   Chronic means won’t go away          Obstructive means partly blocked          Pulmonary means in the lungs          Disease means…

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Run, jog, walk or skip for Copd Support Ireland at this years VHI Women’s mini marathon or text 50300 to donate 2 Euro to a great cause  

Support Group Meeting

The next National Support Group Meeting is on Wednesday 16th May at 11am in Wynn’s Hotel, Abbey Street, Dublin 1 . Groups are invited to bring up to three members from their group to this meeting. The meeting will be addressed by Dr. Marcus Butler, Consultant in Respiratory Medicine at St. Vincent’s Hospital Dublin. He…

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The Third Annual Cycle Start Point: Lansdowne FC, Lansdowne Road, Dublin 4 2017 cycle from Galway to Dublin saw doctors help raise €20,000 for COPD Support Ireland Visit to register for this year’s cycle The ‘Get Breathless for COPD’ cycle from Bray to Howth Head will travel a unique and scenic route along Irelands scenic East Coast. This…

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The Great Limerick

The Great Limerick Run is on the 6th of May, Walk, jog, run, hop or skip for COPDSI, Remember, Every step YOU take is to help those who are challenged taking THEIRS…………..Every penny counts! Please register below and contact us on 086 0415128