Corporate investors continue to show their belief

A massive thank you from all at the BSA to our growing group of successful Corporate Investors. This is a great boost to everyone and it reassures other shareholders that we have strong support from the business community for our plans. We’d love to see a few more businesses take the plunge and invest in […]

120 owners and growing!

WOW! We have now over 120 Owners of the New Academy who have raised over 30k so far! The Crowd-funder website is doing really well with many more investments being signed up to personally and there has also been a great response from the local business sector. We know there are more supporters planning to […]

‘Woh-ohh, We’re halfway there…’

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve just passed the HALFWAY mark to our fundraising target of 50k! We’ve now got 95 investors and it’s continuing to grow! That’s 95 owners of the new Sports Academy so far who have invested over 25k We also have a number of corporate sponsors coming on board and a […]

Public Open Night is a Great Success

Public Open Night

The BSA recently hosted a Public Open Information Evening at Elmwood Church and the really strong show of support from a great cross section of the community was fantastic to see. If you were unable to attend the evening please check out the PDF version of the presentation which contains a very useful Question and […]

Great success for NI Special Needs Schools Tournament

NI Special Needs Schools Tournament

Ballymacash Sports Academy in conjunction with Parkview School and a team of friends and volunteers from BRFC enjoyed two Glorious days of football with the second year of the Special Needs Schools Competition! Thanks to our Mayor, Tim Morrow and Deputy Mayor, Hazel Legge for presenting prizes. The kids from both Post Primary and Primary […]

Football Fun Day at Parkview Special School


A new football coach made such a lasting impression at Parkview that not only were two brand new teams created, but an annual football tournament was born. The Parkview Physical Education Department offers pupils a range of physical activities which cover all aspects of the Physical Education Curriculum_ From cycling to tennis, swimming to Jump […]

£1.5m sport facility plan revealed

Ballymacash Sports Academy

Ambitious plans are being progressed for the development of a new £1.5 million community sports facility in Lisburn. The exciting Ballymacash Sports Academy project is the brainchild of Ballymacash Rangers Football Club, which has been providing sporting opportunities for local young people for over 30 years. A community benefit society – an organisation that re-invests […]