High Performance Events 2023

The following championships are regarded as major events and are listed in HP Sports Event Calendar:

European Championships, World Championships, Olympic Games and Paralympic Games at junior or senior level by Sport Ireland High Performance Programme funded sports.

The events are listed per month with links to the participating NGBs and events website. Sport Ireland are not responsible for information on external websites. All events and dates are subject to change.

* Senior Championships are in bold.

February

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
08/02/2023 12/02/2023 Cycling - Track European Championships Grenchen (SUI) Senior Cycling Ireland Event Website
09/02/2023 26/02/2023 Cricket ICC World T20 Cup (Women) South Africa Senior Cricket Ireland Event Website
18/02/2023 18/02/2023 Athletics World Cross Country Championships Bathurst (AUS) Senior Athletics Ireland Event Website
18/02/2023 18/02/2023 Athletics World Cross Country Championships Bathurst (AUS) Non Senior Athletics Ireland Event Website

March

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
02/03/2023 05/03/2023 Athletics European Indoor Championships Istanbul (TUR) Senior Athletics Ireland Event Website
15/03/2023 30/03/2023 Boxing World Championships (Women) New Delhi (IND) Senior IABA Event Website
29/03/2023 02/04/2023 Gymnastics - Artistic World Junior Championships Antalya (TUR) Non Senior Gymnastics Ireland Event Website

April

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
11/04/2023 16/04/2023 Gymnastics - Artistic European Championships Antalya (TUR) Senior Gymnastics Ireland Event Website

May

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
01/05/2023 14/05/2023 Boxing World Championships (Men) Tashkent (UZB) Senior IABA Event Website
07/05/2023 14/05/2023 Judo World Championships Doha (QAT) Senior Irish Judo Association Event Website
20/05/2023 21/05/2023 Rowing European Junior Championships Brive-la-Gaillarde (FRA) Non Senior Rowing Ireland Event Website
26/05/2023 28/05/2023 Rowing European Championships Bled (SLO) Senior Rowing Ireland Event Website
29/05/2023 04/06/2023 Taekwondo World Championships Baku (AZE) Senior Taekwondo Ireland Event Website

June

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
01/06/2023 09/06/2023 Modern Pentathlon European Championships U17 & U19 Druskininkai (LTU) Non Senior Pentathlon Ireland Event Website
02/06/2023 04/06/2023 Triathlon European Championships Madrid (ESP) Senior Triathlon Ireland Event Website
14/06/2023 18/06/2023 Modern Pentathlon Junior European Championships Istanbul (TUR) Non Senior Pentathlon Ireland Event Website
21/06/2023 02/07/2023 Multi Sport European Games Kraków (POL) Senior OFI Event Website
28/06/2023 01/07/2023 Golf European Amateur Championships (Men) Parnu Bay (EST) Senior Golf Ireland Event Website

July

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
01/07/2023 09/07/2023 Sailing Class World Championships Youth Dziwnów (POL) Non Senior Irish Sailing Event Website
03/07/2023 10/07/2023 Sailing Class European Championships Juniors Gdynia (POL) Non Senior Irish Sailing Event Website
04/07/2023 09/07/2023 Swimming European Junior Championships Belgrade (SRB) Non Senior Swim Ireland Event Website
08/07/2023 17/07/2023 Para Athletics World Championships Paris (FRA) Senior Paralympics Ireland Event Website
10/07/2023 16/07/2023 Equestrian - Jumping European Junior & Young Riders Championships Gorla Minore (ITA) Non Senior Horse Sport Ireland Event Website
11/07/2023 16/07/2023 Equestrian - Dressage European  U25 & Young Riders Championships Pilisjászfalu (HUN) Non Senior Horse Sport Ireland Event Website
12/07/2023 16/07/2023 Modern Pentathlon World Championships U17 Alexandria (EGY) Non Senior Pentathlon Ireland Event Website
13/07/2023 16/07/2023 Athletics European Championships U23 Espoo (FIN) Non Senior Athletics Ireland Event Website
14/07/2023 30/07/2023 Swimming World Championships Fukuoka (JPN) Senior Swim Ireland Event Website
14/07/2023 30/07/2023 Diving World Championships Fukuoka (JPN) Senior Swim Ireland Event Website
19/07/2023 23/07/2023 Rowing World Championships Under 23 Plovdiv (BUL) Non Senior Rowing Ireland Event Website
20/07/2023 20/08/2023 Football FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand Senior FAI Event Website
20/07/2023 23/07/2023 Canoe Slalom ECA Junior & U23 European Championships Bratislava (SVK) Non Senior Canoeing Ireland Event Website
20/07/2023 23/07/2023 Equestrian - Dressage European Junior Championships Kronberg (GER) Non Senior Horse Sport Ireland Event Website
23/07/2023 29/07/2023 Hockey European Championship Men (Division II) Dublin (IRE) Senior Hockey Ireland Event Website
23/07/2023 29/07/2023 Multi Sport European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) Maribor (SLO) Non Senior OFI Event Website
26/07/2023 29/07/2023 Golf European Amateur Championships (Women) Tegelberga (SWE) Senior Golf Ireland Event Website
26/07/2023 30/07/2023 Modern Pentathlon World Championships U19 Istanbul (TUR) Non Senior Pentathlon Ireland Event Website
28/07/2023 08/08/2023 Multi Sport Summer World University Games Chengdu (CHN) Senior Student Sport Ireland Event Website
31/07/2023 06/08/2023 Para Swimming World Championships Manchester (ENG) Senior Paralympics Ireland Event Website

August

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
02/08/2023 06/08/2023 Rowing World Junior Championships Paris (FRA) Non Senior Rowing Ireland Event Website
03/08/2023 10/08/2023 Rowing World Championships Belgrade (SRB) Senior Rowing Ireland Event Website
03/08/2023 13/08/2023 Cycling - Track World Championships Glasgow (SCO) Senior Cycling Ireland Event Website
03/08/2023 13/08/2023 Cycling - Road World Championships Glasgow (SCO) Senior Cycling Ireland Event Website
03/08/2023 13/08/2023 Para Cycling World Championships - Road Glasgow (SCO) Senior Cycling Ireland Event Website
03/08/2023 13/08/2023 Para Cycling  World Championships - Track Glasgow (SCO) Senior Cycling Ireland Event Website
07/08/2023 10/08/2023 Athletics European U20 Championships Jerusalem (ISR) Non Senior Athletics Ireland Event Website
08/08/2023 20/08/2023 Multi Sport European Para Championships Rotterdam (NED) Senior Paralympics Ireland Event Website
09/08/2023 13/08/2023 Equestrian - Eventing European Championships Le Pin-au-Haras (FRA) Senior Horse Sport Ireland Event Website
10/08/2023 13/08/2023 Swimming European Championships U23 Dublin (IRE) Non Senior Swim Ireland Event Website
10/08/2023 20/08/2023 Sailing World Championships The Hague (NED) Senior Irish Sailing Event Website
15/08/2023 20/08/2023 Canoe Slalom World Junior & U23 Championships Kraków (POL) Non Senior Canoeing Ireland Event Website
18/08/2023 27/08/2023 Athletics World Championships Budapest (HUN) Senior Athletics Ireland Event Website
18/08/2023 27/08/2023 Hockey European Championships - Women Mönchengladbach (GER) Senior Hockey Ireland Event Website
21/08/2023 27/08/2023 Badminton World Championships Copenhagen (DEN) Senior Badminton Ireland Event Website
22/08/2023 28/08/2023 Modern Pentathlon World Championships Bath (ENG) Senior Pentathlon Ireland Event Website
23/08/2023 27/08/2023 Canoe Sprint World Championships Duisburg (GER) Senior Canoeing Ireland Event Website
23/08/2023 27/08/2023 Judo World Championships Cadets Zagreb (CRO) Non Senior Irish Judo Association Event Website
26/08/2023 27/08/2023 Rowing European Championships Under 23 Krefeld (GER) Non Senior Rowing Ireland Event Website
29/08/2023 03/09/2023 Equestrian - Jumping European Championships Milan (ITA) Senior Horse Sport Ireland Event Website

September

 

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
04/09/2023 10/09/2023 Equestrian - Dressage European Championships Riesenbeck (GER) Senior Horse Sport Ireland Event Website
04/09/2023 10/09/2023 Para Dressage European Championships Riesenbeck (GER) Senior Horse Sport Ireland Event Website
07/09/2023 10/09/2023 Judo European Championships Juniors The Hague (NED) Non Senior Irish Judo Association Event Website
08/09/2023 28/10/2023 Rugby (15s) Men's World Cup France Senior IRFU Event Website
12/09/2023 17/09/2023 Modern Pentathlon Junior World Championships Druskininkai (LTU) Non Senior Pentathlon Ireland Event Website
14/09/2023 17/09/2023 Equestrian - Eventing European Junior & Yong Riders Championships Montelibretti (ITA) Non Senior Horse Sport Ireland Event Website
19/09/2023 24/09/2023 Canoe Slalom World Championships Lee Valley (ENG) Senior Canoeing Ireland Event Website
20/09/2023 24/09/2023 Cycling - Road European Championships Drenthe (NED) Senior Cycling Ireland Event Website

October

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
01/10/2023 08/10/2023 Gymnastics - Artistic World Championships Antwerp (BEL) Senior Gymnastics Ireland Event Website
04/10/2023 08/10/2023 Judo World Junior Championships Coimbra (POR) Non Senior Irish Judo Association Event Website
09/10/2023 15/10/2023 Badminton World Junior Championships Honolulu, HI (USA) Non Senior Badminton Ireland Event Website
10/10/2023 15/10/2023 Sailing European Championships (49ers, FX, Nacra 17) Vilamoura (POR) Senior Irish Sailing Event Website
18/10/2023 21/10/2023 Golf World Amateur Team Championship Women Dubai (UAE) Senior Golf Ireland Event Website
25/10/2023 28/10/2023 Golf World Amateur Team Championship Women Dubai (UAE) Senior Golf Ireland Event Website

November

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
03/11/2023 05/11/2023 Judo European Championships Montpellier (FRA) Senior Irish Judo Association Event Website
17/11/2023 19/11/2023 Judo European Championships U23 Potsdam (GER) Non Senior Irish Judo Association Event Website

December

Start Date End Date Sport Competition Host Senior / Non Senior NGB / Funded Body Event Website
05/12/2023 10/12/2023 Swimming European Championships Short Course Bucharest (ROU) Senior Swim Ireland Event Website