Where kids LOVE to move!
Getting Irish kids moving since 1999
Find your local Stretch-n-Grow

Principals, managers or owners of a creche or school contact your local Stretch-n-Grow franchisee to get a Proposal and arrange a FREE DEMO class.   Click on location opposite for contact details.
No one in your area?  This could be an opportunity for you to start your own business!  Call 086 8389089 or email to find out more.

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Our Locations

Blackrock/Foxrock/Stillorgan



Hillary Quinn
087 629 7733
Franchise Area South East Dublin (Foxrock, Cabinteely, Stillorgan, Blackrock areas)

Joined May 2003. Originally a Personal Trainer, Hillary was asked to coach a few classes, on a temporary basis, and never left. She immediately saw the benefits of the programme and the importance of educating from the earliest age. Hillary is currently completing a Diploma in Nutrition.

Celbridge & Maynooth



Kate Ryan
087 122 9526
Franchise Area Celbridge & Maynooth

Joined April 2006. Kate had coached Stretch-n-Grow classes for a few years prior to starting her own business. She loves teaching young children and particularly toddlers and seeing the progression throughout their pre-school years.

Clare



Pirge Liddy
086 351 9201
Franchise Area Clare

Joined March 2006. Pirge had coached Stretch-n-Grow classes in Clare before becoming a franchisee. Pirge is passionate about nutrition and physical exercise and Stretch-n-Grow gives her the opportunity to educate children and then they can go home and educate their parents.

Cork



Nicola Corcoran
086 855 9235
Franchise Area Cork City

Joined October 2006. Nicola and her team of coaches provide classes to pre-schools and primary schools in the Cork city area. She also teaches as Gaeilge in Naionras. Throughout the summer Nicola runs several weeks of summer camps, which always prove very popular.

Dublin 2/Dublin 4/Rathmines



Sheila Connolly
087 628 8085
Franchise Area South Dublin City (Ballsbridge, Sandymount, Rathmines, Dublin 2)

Joined February 2003 Sheila is passionate about bringing up children to be healthy individuals and her own daughters are just that. Sheila believes so much in the Stretch-n-Grow programme, she decided to expand her business into Kildare in 2012, where she works with a great team of coaches.

Dun Laoghaire/Killiney/Dalkey



Jenna Brady
086 156 7073
Franchise Area Dun Laoghaire/Killiney/Dalkey/Shankill.

Jenna took over the Stretch-n-Grow area of Killiney, Dalkey, Dun Laoghaire and surrounding areas in January 2015.   Jenna has a Masters in Sports & Exercise Management.  She has worked in the fitness industry for the past 10 years teaching adults and children, and was a Coach for Stretch-n-Grow, before starting her own business.

Galway



Helen Corbett
086 856 5865
Franchise Area Galway City & Suburbs

Joined April 2003. Throughout Helen’s time in Stretch-n-Grow she has continued to expand her knowledge of fitness and working with children with special needs. In her spare time Helen is a competitive runner. Helen brings the Stretch-n-Grow programme to pre-schools and primary schools.

Leixlip & Lucan



Kate Ryan
087 122 9526
Franchise Area Lucan, Leixlip, Palmerstown 

Joined April 2006. Kate had coached Stretch-n-Grow classes for a few years prior to starting her own business. She loves teaching young children and particularly toddlers and seeing the progression throughout their pre-school years..

Naas & Newbridge



Sheila Connolly
087 628 8085
Franchise Area Kildare (Newbridge, Naas and surrounding areas)

Joined February 2003. Sheila is passionate about bringing up children to be healthy individuals and her own daughters are just that. Sheila believes so much in the Stretch-n-Grow programme, she decided to expand her business into Kildare in 2012, where she works with a great team of coaches.

North Dublin City



Helen Markey
086 838 9089
Master Franchisor & Franchise Area North Dublin & Co Meath

Joined November 2003. When Helen’s children did Stretch-n-Grow at their pre-school, she saw first hand the impact the programme had on their health, knowledge and love of physical exercise. They couldn’t wait for Stretch-n-Grow day.

Rathfarnham/Terenure/Ballinteer/Dublin 24



Jane Keogh
087 220 3522
Franchise Area Knocklyon, Rathfarnham, Churchtown, Rathgar, Terenure, Dundrum & Tallaght, Rathcoole, Saggart & Newcastle www.stretchngrow.ie  Email jane@stretchngrow.ie

Joined December 2004. Jane previously owned a gym and trained as a fitness instructor. When she sold her gym she started her Stretch-n-Grow business. Fit and healthy children are a priority for Jane and as a Mum she knows what the future benefits will be for the child and the parent.

Walkinstown/Crumlin/Kimmage/Templeogue



Graham Buggy
086 249 5698
Franchise Area Crumlin, Kimmage, Walkinstown, Templeogue 

Joined May 2010. Graham is one of Ireland’s top kayaking competitors and he wanted a career that reflected his passion for health and fitness. Recognising the importance of creating a healthy lifestyle from the earliest possible age, Graham brings all his experience to his classes.

Wexford & Carlow



Nicola Butler and Olivia O'Neill
087 103 4516 and 087 909 9806
Franchise Area Wexford & Carlow

Joined January 2003. Nicola and Olivia worked together before Stretch-n-Grow at Kelly’s Resort, Wexford, as Children’s Co-ordinators. This set them on the path of looking for a career that involved working with and educating young children. Stretch-n-Grow provided them with the business opportunity and a job that they both love. They teach in pre-schools and a number of primary schools throughout Wexford and Carlow.

Wicklow



Helen
086 8389089
Franchise Area Wicklow

Looking for classes at your school in the Wicklow, Helen will be happy to arrange a call and drop in with everything you need to get a class started for your kiddies.  
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About Stretch-n-Grow

Stretch-n-Grow is the world’s largest network of Certified Youth Fitness Professionals!  We specialize in providing enrichment programs in schools that get kids' bodies AND minds moving with high quality, educational, FUN, and creative exercise experiences!

Stretch-n-Grow originated in Galveston, Texas in 1992 after an intense study that revealed alarming statistics concerning the health of America’s young children.  Our founders set out on a mission to change this course of children’s lives everywhere, and we have since expanded to thousands of cities around the world and millions of children have participated in Stretch-n-Grow!