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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

Showdown in the Barrow 3

Showdown in the Barrow 3

IT Carlow in Association with Student Sport Ireland and IATBA Committee working together to promote Third Level Boxing. Date : Tuesday 5th of December 2017 Time : Starting @ 6.00pm - Weigh... more

CARA National Seminar For Inclusion

CARA National Seminar For Inclusion

CARA will host a National Seminar for Inclusion, with the theme of ‘What Part Do You Play?’ on November 30th in Dublin. We will bring some of the world’s leading... more

Job Opportunity - Volleyball Ireland General Manager

Job Opportunity – Volleyball Ireland General Manager

Volleyball Ireland is seeking applications for the new role of General Manager to oversee the implementation of a new strategic plan which sets out the values, vision and actions required... more

Give It A Try 3rd Level Roadshows

Give It A Try 3rd Level Roadshows

New IRFU initiative inviting all students in colleges and universities to Give It A Try Following on from the success of the Women’s Rugby World Cup in generating a huge spur... more

SSI Launches New Strategic Plan

SSI Launches New Strategic Plan

Student Sport Ireland (SSI), today launched its new Strategic Plan (2017-2020) at the Sport Ireland National Sports Campus in Abbotstown. The document, entitled Working For Third Level Sport and Physical Activity... more

Today at the World University Games

Today at the World University Games

At the World University Games today Ireland's Matthew Bergin goes in the final of the 5,000m at 1pm Irish time. The University of New Mexico qualified for the final as the... more

World University Games Weekend Report

World University Games Weekend Report

It was a busy weekend for Team Ireland at the World University Games with the athletics, swimming and men’s and women’s football teams all in action. Early on Saturday morning, and... more

GOLD MEDAL FOR SHANE RYAN

GOLD MEDAL FOR SHANE RYAN

Shane Ryan has won gold in the 50m Backstroke at the World University in Taipei City setting a new Irish record of 24.72 in the process. Ryan had a great start... more

Fourth place for Shane Ryan in 100m Backstroke final

Fourth place for Shane Ryan in 100m Backstroke final

World University Games 2017 - Swimming Update Shane Ryan was 0.18 of a second from winning a medal in the final of the Men’s 100m Backstroke final at the World University Games... more