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Mission Statement

The Warriors Festival Committee are a voluntary unpaid committee who work year round to run quality festival events that will promote Strandhill and Sligo as a tourist destination.  The Committee support other community groups and clubs in the Strandhill area by various means (be that financial or by volunteering), for the betterment of our village which in turn will be beneficial to everyone who visits and avails of the fantastic facilities and amenities that Strandhill has to offer.  The Committee are fiercely proud of the reputation of the Warriors Run and strive year on year to improve the Warriors Run experience for both participants and spectators.  We are always delighted to welcome new members onto the Committee who have an enthusiam for helping us fulfill our mission. 

The Warriors Festival Commitee currently (and in previous years) support the following organisations:

Strandhill National School
Strandhill Community Park
Strand Celtic Football Club
Sligo Rugby Club
Coolera Strandhill GAA Club
Strandhill Surf Club
Coolera Dramatic Society
Niteriders - Sligo
Dolly's Cottage, Strandhill
Ransboro National School
North West Hospice, Sligo
The Strandhill Show
Knocknarea 8 Mile Loop
Yeats Tour of Sligo
Coney Island Challenge

Micki Murray (Warriors PRO) presenting a cheque to the Niteriders at McGarry's Riding Stables in support of their endeavour to be part of the Special Olympics Horse Riding Team.

Sean Conlon and Enda Horan of the Warriors Committee at the presentation of a new ride-on lawnmower to Strandhill Community Park, home of Strand Celtic FC .

Bryan Bailey of the Warriors Committee presenting a cheque to Anne Ruane, Principal of Strandhill National School; which will go towards enhancing the school building and grounds.

The Warriors Committee recently hosted one of Micki Murray's (Warriors PRO) renowned audio visual table quizzes as a fundraising evening for the local Coolera Strandhill GAA club.  The commitee were delighted to facilitate this fundraiser and the event was well supported by the local GAA members with over €1000 raised in the process for their club.  


Want to get involved on the day?  We are always looking for volunteers!