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Student Sport Ireland Board Appointments

Student Sport Ireland Board Appointments

New Student Sport Ireland Board Appointees, (left to right) Noel-John McLoughlin (Director of noeljohnmcloughlin.com) and Pierce O'Callaghan (CEO of SAVVY Sports Management) Student Sport Ireland (SSI) is pleased to announce the... more

SSI Calls for Action as Third Level Sport Continues to be Locked Out of Facilities and Activities During Key Stress Period.

SSI Calls for Action as Third Level Sport Continues to be Locked Out of Facilities and Activities During Key Stress Period.

Provisions for elite athletes, education, and youth population in April leaves third levels students excluded from equal access during a traditional period of significant stress and anxiety which could be... more

SSI Position Statement - COVID-19 April 2021

SSI Position Statement – COVID-19 April 2021

Student Sport Ireland (SSI) held a forum with 40 of its members week commencing 12th April 2021 where significant concern was raised regarding the ongoing and increasing mental health and... more

Waterford I.T. receive FISU Healthy Campus Accreditation - Platinum Level

Waterford I.T. receive FISU Healthy Campus Accreditation – Platinum Level

Student Sport Ireland would like to congratulate Waterford Institute of Technology for receiving certification from FISU onto the FISU Healthy Campus Programme and becoming the first institution in Ireland to... more

Nominations open for FISU Gender Equality Awards

Nominations open for FISU Gender Equality Awards

On International Women’s Day, the International University Sports Federation announced the seventh edition of the FISU Gender Equality Awards was open to nominations from national and continental member federations.   “Following six successful editions of... more

2021 FISU World University Games Postponed

2021 FISU World University Games Postponed

Over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend Student Sport Ireland has received confirmation of the postponement of the 2021 FISU World University Games in Chengdu, China. The International University Sports Federation (FISU), the Federation... more

IUA Future of Ireland Webinar: Ensuring the Success of our Female Student Athletes

IUA Future of Ireland Webinar: Ensuring the Success of our Female Student Athletes

Ahead of the rescheduled Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer, join Irish Universities Association for their latest Future of Ireland series webinar, Ensuring the Success of our Female Student Athletes,... more

Trinity College's Matthew Dossett Elected as new SSI President

Trinity College’s Matthew Dossett Elected as new SSI President

UCD's Catherine Mahoney re-elected as Vice President Matthew Dossett, SSI President Matthew Dossett, Deputy Head of Sport in Trinity College Dublin, has been elected as the new Student Sport Ireland President... more

Vacancy in Trinity College Dublin - Sports Development Executive Officer

Vacancy in Trinity College Dublin – Sports Development Executive Officer

Trinity College Dublin are currently advertising for the position of Sports Development Executive Officer. Trinity Sport are the project lead for the ‘Mind, Body, Boost’ which has been awarded funding from... more

Honorary Membership awarded at SSI Annual General Meeting

Honorary Membership awarded at SSI Annual General Meeting

Student Sport Ireland at its annual general meeting on February 25th awarded honorary membership to three individuals namely, Joanne Wylde (nee O'Halloran), Paddy Gallagher (Paddy and Noel Collins (Cork IT)... more

Student Sport Ireland Seek Two Independent Board Directors

Student Sport Ireland Seek Two Independent Board Directors

Student Sport Ireland (SSI) invite applications for two independent director Board positions. SSI is recognised by Sport Ireland, Sport Northern Ireland, and the International University Sports Federation (FISU) as the representative body for... more

SSI & EUSA Competitions Update

SSI & EUSA Competitions Update

At its board meeting on Thursday January 28th, the SSI board decided that there will be no sporting competitions taking place in the remainder of this academic year. The SSI... more

SSI/SII High Performance Panel Discussion Webinar Series - Episode 2

SSI/SII High Performance Panel Discussion Webinar Series – Episode 2

Student Sport Ireland High Performance Committee are delighted to bring episode 2 of our webinar series of discussions around high performance sport students, showing how talented athletes across... more

SSI High Performance Panel Discussion Webinar Series

SSI High Performance Panel Discussion Webinar Series

Student Sport Ireland High Performance Committee are delighted to launch today a webinar series of discussions around high performance showing how talented athletes across a number of sports, mix student... more

Student Sport Ireland launch SSI North Pole Dash

Student Sport Ireland launch SSI North Pole Dash

Student Sport Ireland is running a charity event from Friday December 4th to 11th called the "SSI North Pole DASH" to raise funds for the Children's Health Foundation in Crumlin.... more

SSI Competitions Postponed until Semester Two

SSI Competitions Postponed until Semester Two

Student Sport Ireland can confirm that all the league and cup competitions organised have been postponed until semester two. Student Sport Ireland run competitions across six different sports namely men's... more

Return to Sport Expert Group issues guidance to sports sector

Return to Sport Expert Group issues guidance to sports sector

As Ireland has moved to Level 5 of the Framework for Restrictive Measures, the Return to Sport Expert Group has issued guidance on participation in sport for what is expected... more

New Eligibility Criteria for SSI Competitions

New Eligibility Criteria for SSI Competitions

Ahead of the new Student Sport Ireland competitions, which begin in early October, Student Sport Ireland has published a new set of Eligibility Criteria for all of its competitions. Over... more

SSI Competitions Entry Now Open

SSI Competitions Entry Now Open

With 3rd Level students about to make their return to colleges and universities in the near future, Student Sport Ireland are delighted to announce that entry to the 2020-21 SSI... more

Vacancy Trinity Sport - Sport & Physical Activity Inclusion Officer

Vacancy Trinity Sport – Sport & Physical Activity Inclusion Officer

Trinity Sport are committed to a ‘Sport for All’ ethos and this role will focus on inclusion and ensuring that we provide a range of supports, access and sporting opportunities... more