Irish Life Every Step Counts & Ireland Lights Up

Drumhowan GAA are delighted once again  to launch Irish Life Every Step Counts  challenge in partnership with the GAA Community & Health department.  After such great numbers  in 2022  we looking forward to many people returning  this year. This challenge is in support of club and community members getting active in January and February. This year it will be over 5 weeks from Wednesday 11th January to Wednesday 15th February

This year we will also integrating Ireland Lights Up as part of the challenge. Each Wednesday from the 11th of January till Wednesday 22nd February   from 7-8.30pm  we will light up the club grounds so people can walk together to enhance our sense of community. Young and old are invited to this.  We will remember Mary Duffy, Drumhowan  who was such an active participant  of both activities over the past few years. She will be sadly missed.

Please also let our Healthy Club Officer Noel Duffy   know at  that you have registered  so you can be put on a mailing list to be kept updated.

We are asking you  (over the age of 18) to track a collective 4,000km over  the weeks (that’s roughly the distance around Ireland!) between  Wednesday 11th January to  Wednesday 15th February  to be entered into our prize draw.

What are the Prizes?

In each province there are 3x O’Neills vouchers up for grabs – €2,500, €1,500 & €1,000. Any club that tracks more than 4,000km during Every Step Counts will be entered into our prize draw in their province.
There is no minimum number of participants per club to be eligible to win, so get stepping!

Club Prizes 

This year we are also going to have 2 prizes just for those competing with the club.  For those who reach 250km  within  the period they will be entered  into a draw for €100 while those who compete at least 125km they will be entered  for  €50. Participants who reach the targets will be entered in 1 draw.

Getting Started

STEP 1 : DOWNLOAD MYLIFE  –  if you undertook the challenge before  there is no need to complete this step 

MyLife is a personalised health and wellbeing app that inspires you to lead a healthier and more active life.
Search for MyLife by Irish Life in the App Store or Google Play Store    

Watch the step-by-step guide on how to register here
Find out more on the MyLife app here & MyLife data security here


Get ready to join your club and get stepping on My Life go to:
Social > Challenges > Pending > Every Steps Counts + (Ulster) > Drumhowan GAA


Please click on the links below if you have any questions regarding linking your device etc


If you need any help just use the Contact Us section in the settings menu to email the MyLife support team or email us directly at