Summer Camps Launched

Sligo Rovers are delighted to announce the details of the 2021 Summer Camps, which will take place over eight weeks from June 28th until August 20th.

The camps are kindly sponsored again by The Sligo Champion.

In line with government restrictions, the camps will operate at a reduced capacity similar to last year.

The camp will run from 10.30am until 3pm daily (Monday-Friday) at The Showgrounds astro facility.

The cost of the camp is €70 for one child, €120 for two children from the one family and €170 for three children from the one family.

The Breakfast Club will not take place this Summer.

Every child that participates will receive an official Sligo Rovers training top along with a certificate from the club.

All bookings for the camp must be completed online via

Speaking at the launch, camp co-ordinator, Shane Crossan spoke of his delighted with the camps going ahead this Summer.

He added “It’s been a turbulent year so far for children and I’m delighted that we (Sligo Rovers) are in a position to return some form of normality back into their lives. It’s an exciting time for everyone involved and I cannot wait to welcome everyone back into The Showgrounds again. I’d also like to pay tribute to everyone in The Sligo Champion for their sponsorship of the camps yet again, it’s fantastic to have such a strong local brand on board”.

Lorraine McDonnell, General Manager of The Sligo Champion added “The last year has been a challenging time for everyone and getting life back to some form of normality is of huge benefit to us all. That is why these Summer Camps play a strong role in returning you and your children to some normality. We are very proud to be once again sponsoring ‘Sligo Rovers Summer Camps’ we’re delighted to be associated with Sligo Rovers, one of Sligo’s greatest brands. The success of the camps could not happen without the hard work and commitment of everyone involved in running these camps; so well done to all and here’s to another successful year.”

With limited spaces available each week, parents are encouraged to book early to avoid disappointment.

For more information on the Sligo Rovers Summer Camps, you can email

Lorraine McDonnell, General Manager of The Sligo Champion with Mark Byrne.