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Top 10 finish for Darragh O'Mahony

Top 10 finish for Darragh O’Mahony

Darragh O’Mahony from University of Limerick took 8th place overall in the road race at the 2018 World University Cycling Championships in Braga, Portugal last weekend, as he lead home... more

Job Opportunity- University of Limerick Student's Union Clubs & Societies Coordinator

Job Opportunity- University of Limerick Student’s Union Clubs & Societies Coordinator

  The University of Limerick Student's Union is looking to recruit a new Clubs and Societies Coordinator. Please see below main purpose of the role and also link to detailed job... more

World University Orienteering Championships Report

World University Orienteering Championships Report

The Irish Orienteering Team competed in the World University Orienteering Championships over the past five days in Kuortane, Finland and in very warm conditions gained valuable international competition experience and... more

4th Place for Ireland at World University Modern Pentathlon Championships

4th Place for Ireland at World University Modern Pentathlon Championships

There was heartache for team Ireland’s Eilidh Prise and Mike Healy on Saturday afternoon last as they finished in fourth place in the Mixed Relay event at the World University... more

Fantastic Sixth place finish for Eilidh Prise

Fantastic Sixth place finish for Eilidh Prise

Eilidh Prise came agonisingly close to winning a medal at the first ever World University Modern Pentathlon Championships Women’s Final in Budapest, Hungary yesterday as she finished just nine points... more

14th Place for Mike Healy in World University Modern Pentathlon Final

14th Place for Mike Healy in World University Modern Pentathlon Final

UCD Agricultural Science student Mike Healy finished a very impressive 14th overall in the Men’s Final at the 1st ever World University Modern Pentathlon Championships in Budapest, Hungary on Wednesday. Going... more

“The man who woke the sleeping giant of UCC Rowing Club”

David Synnott from University College Cork was awarded the 2018 Student Sport Ireland Leadership Award for his fantastic work in reinvigorating the rowing club in the college. David was presented... more

UCD Kayaking Intervarsity wins Event of the Year Award

UCD Kayaking Intervarsity wins Event of the Year Award

This year’s Student Sport Ireland Event of the Year Award was presented to UCD Canoe Club for their hosting of the 2018 Kayaking Intervarsity in February this year. The award... more

Three in a row for IT Carlow in the O'Boyle Cup Final

Three in a row for IT Carlow in the O’Boyle Cup Final

SSI/ IRFU O’Boyle Cup Final 2018 IT Carlow 32 Athlone IT 21 For a third consecutive year the O’Boyle Cup is heading back to IT Carlow after they defeated Athlone IT in... more

SSI Event of the Year and Leadership Award Nomination's Open

SSI Event of the Year and Leadership Award Nomination’s Open

  Student Sport Ireland invite applications for the 2017/2018 Event of the Year and Leadership Awards. The Event of the Year Award sets out to identify and recognise excellence in the organisation... more

IT Carlow Retain SSI Pool Title

IT Carlow Retain SSI Pool Title

Institute of Technology Carlow retained the Student Sport Ireland Pool League title with a very good performance to see off Dublin IT in an exciting final in D15 Cue Sport... more

Netball success for Ulster University Jordanstown

Netball success for Ulster University Jordanstown

Ulster University Jordanstown were crowned champions of the 2017-18 Student Sport Ireland Netball League after a dominant 46-16 win over St Mary’s Belfast in Jordanstown recently. UUJ got into their stride... more

University of Limerick claim SSI/IRFU Women's Rugby Division 1 title.

University of Limerick claim SSI/IRFU Women’s Rugby Division 1 title.

Women's Division 1 Final University of Limerick 17 Dublin City University 8 In arguably the game of the day University of Limerick Women's produced a fantastic second half performance to overcome a... more

Garda College Claim First Brendan Johnston Cup Title

Garda College Claim First Brendan Johnston Cup Title

Brendan Johnston Cup Final Garda College claimed their first ever Student Sport Ireland/IRFU Brendan Johnston Cup with a 24-12 win over IT Carlow in Buccaneers RFC on Wednesday March 21st. A... more

O'Leary Speeds to Individual Karting Glory

O’Leary Speeds to Individual Karting Glory

A dramatic final day in the Student Sport Ireland Karting Championship in Watergrasshill in Cork, saw Shane O’Leary (Cork IT) come from eighteen points behind to claim his first ever... more

Double Success for University College Cork Volleyball Teams

Double Success for University College Cork Volleyball Teams

Student Sport Ireland Volleyball Finals 2018 The 2018 Student Sport Ireland Volleyball finals took place in Maynooth University on Wednesday 14th March. It proved to be a very successful day for... more

Student Sport Ireland /Badminton Ireland 3rd Level Open Singles Report

Student Sport Ireland /Badminton Ireland 3rd Level Open Singles Report

Luke Moore (IT Blanchardstown) and Tan Wee Ling (IT Carlow) take 3rd Level Men’s and Women’s Open Singles. Last Thursday Baldoyle Badminton Centre was the venue for the Student Sport Ireland... more

IUCA Indoor Intervarsity

IUCA Indoor Intervarsity

  By Peter Searson Irish Universities Cricket Association Media Manager      We are on the brink of the Irish Universities Indoor Intervarsity competition which takes place this weekend. The IUCA Indoors began... more

World University Games Students named on Team Northern Ireland for Commonwealth Games

World University Games Students named on Team Northern Ireland for Commonwealth Games

Student Sport Ireland would like to congratulate all the athletes who have been selected to represent Northern Ireland at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast Australia from April 4th to... more

Men's Rugby League Success for Garda College, Mary I and Galway Mayo IT.

Men’s Rugby League Success for Garda College, Mary I and Galway Mayo IT.

Garda College retained the Student Sport Ireland/IRFU Men’s Rugby Division 1 title recently after topping the league with full points from five games played. Garda College finished clear winners with... more