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Afloat.ie: Sailing Funding Likely to Be Hit

10th December 2009
Afloat.ie: Sailing Funding Likely to Be Hit
A Sports Council cut in funding by 4% will be reflected in a funding cut to national governing bodies, including sailing. ISA Chief Harry Hermon was expecting a cut in sailing's take but said it was not clear just how much this would be. The Sports Council contribute a third of the ISA's revenue. In spite of the Euro 12m cut Minister for Sport Martin Cullen said the Government remained committed to increasing and developing participation and interest in Sport.


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