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SSI Independent Board Director Mr. Pierce O'Callaghan, Appointed Head of Competition Management with World Athletics

SSI Independent Board Director Mr. Pierce O’Callaghan, Appointed Head of Competition Management with World Athletics

SSI Independent Board Director, Mr. Pierce O'Callaghan, appointed Head of Competition Management with World Athletics. Student Sport Ireland would like to congratulate Independent Board Director Pierce O’Callaghan on his appointment as... more

Women's Student Coaching Academy

Women’s Student Coaching Academy

Student Sport Ireland (SSI) is pleased to invite applications for its new female coaching initiative, the Women’s Student Coaching Academy. The Women’s Student Coaching Academy is a collaborative programme between... more

Michelle Tanner, Head of Sport and Recreation at Trinity College Dublin appointed to the board of Sport Ireland.

Michelle Tanner, Head of Sport and Recreation at Trinity College Dublin appointed to the board of Sport Ireland.

Michelle Tanner, Head of Sport and Recreation at Trinity College Dublin. Michelle Tanner, Head of Sport and Recreation at Trinity College Dublin has been appointed to the board of Sport Ireland... more

SSI Position Statement on Sport Ireland High Performance Strategy 2021-2032

SSI Position Statement on Sport Ireland High Performance Strategy 2021-2032

2019 World University Games, Stadio San Paulo, Napoli, Italy 11/7/2019 Men's 200m Final Ireland's Marcus Lawler celebrates winning bronze ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson Student Sport Ireland welcomes the recent launch of the ambitious Sport Ireland High... more

Trinity Sport looking to fill three positions.

Trinity Sport looking to fill three positions.

Trinity College Dublin are currently looking to fill three roles within their sports staff in the roles of Sport Programme Officer, Sport Performance Officer and Sport & Phyiscal Activity Intern.... more

SSI Women's Student Coaching Academy awarded €70,000 funding from Sport Ireland

SSI Women’s Student Coaching Academy awarded €70,000 funding from Sport Ireland

Student Sport Ireland welcome today’s announcement by Sport Ireland that its Women’s Student Coaching Academy is to be awarded funding of €70,000 through the Women in Sport Programme. The Women’s Student Coaching Academy is... more

University College Cork Launch

University College Cork Launch “The Global Design Challenge for Sport and Physical Activity 2021”

University College Cork has launched The Global Design Challenge for Sport and Physical activity, which is a worldwide search for ambitious, innovative ideas to get people physically active. The challenge... more

Job Alert - Fitness Instructor / Pool Lifeguard in Trinity Sport

Job Alert – Fitness Instructor / Pool Lifeguard in Trinity Sport

Trinity College Dublin are advertising the role of Fitness Instructor / Pool Lifeguard. The Purpose of the Role - The role involves fitness instruction, delivery of classes, advice, programming, and... more

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