Sports & Recreation in Newcastle West

Joining a club or society is a fantastic way to make new friends and meet people with similar interests. Our sports clubs cater for all levels of activity and you can get involved at your own pace, whether you are an elite athlete, a beginner or just looking to get fit and have some fun!

Sports and Recreation in Newcastle West

Clubs and activities include GAA - Hurling, Camogie, Gaelic Football, Rugby, Soccer, Cycling, Athletics, Tennis and Bowls to mention but a few.

Alan and Lisa Ruttle with their children Sarah (10), Emma Noreen (5) and Will (2) at Barnagh on the Limerick Greenway. Photo: Seán Curtin, True Media.
Limerick Greenway

For those who would like a more leisurely experience why not try the Newcastle West Slí na Sláinte route which is a gentle 3.7km route starting in the heart of the Square bringing you alongside the banks of the River Arra, through the Demesne back to your starting point, or you could enjoy a relaxing stroll or a more energetic cycle on one of the trails on the Limerick Greenway.

The Ardagh to Newcastle West (4km) section is level at each end with a with a slight dip in the middle or the Newcastle West to Barnagh (10km) section which is gently uphill all the way.

Newcastle West Golf Club
Newcastle West Golf Club

If you’d prefer a relaxed few hours away from the hustle and bustle then why not head to Newcastle West Golf Club which is an 18 hole parkland golf course and driving range, for a round of golf?