About Us


Newpark School Sports Centre was opened in 1973 and has been available for public use since then. The building is owned by the Department of Education and is a dual use facility operating as a school physical education facility and family Fitness and Leisure Centre.


Facilities offered include

  • 25 metre indoor heated swimming pool

  • health suite- sauna & steam room

  • multipurpose sports hall

  • fully equipped fitness centre

  • outdoor playing pitches

  • theatre

Quality Policy

The Management and staff of Newpark Sports Centre are committed to achieving ever increasing levels of customer satisfaction through quality standards and continual improvements in the quality of our services. As detailed in our Customer Care Charter we are committed to providing a safe environment and a hygienic facility which meets Health and Safety standards. By focusing on our customers’ experience, our Quality Management System will better equip our business to meet our customers’ needs, and improve customer focus.


This will be achieved by our total commitment to:

  •  Delivering classes and courses to customers in swimming, gymnastics and fitness following high standards of delivery

  • Enhancing the expertise of our staff by providing ongoing training and always striving for excellence

  •  Provide an accessible, clean and safe facility for all customers of all ages and abilities

  • The Management will continuously review standards through customer care and staff evaluations.

Q Mark for Leisure Centres

Newpark Sports Centre are members of EIQA (Excellence Ireland Quality Association). The Q Mark for Leisure standard provides a comprehensive/integrated approach to audit the quality management systems and operational hygiene standards of Leisure Centres. The key elements of this award are based on management commitment, development and communication of the centre's policies, business planning, organisation and our customer focus.

Ireland Active National Standard Fitness White Flag

We have been part of the White Flag Excellence Awards for over 15 years. White Flag Excellence Award is based on the three key requirements pillars for the operation of a Leisure Centre, Swimming Pool or Spa Facility of- Safety, Hygiene & Maintenance and Customer Care. The Award is designed to encourage continuous improvement, and has three levels - White Flag Excellence Bronze Standard, White Flag Excellence Silver Standard and White Flag Excellence Gold Standard.

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