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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

Queens University Belfast seeking applicants for Head Rowing Coach and Rowing Development Officer

Queens University Belfast seeking applicants for Head Rowing Coach and Rowing Development Officer

Queens University Belfast currently are advertising two vacancies in their rowing club for Head Rowing Coach and Rowing Development Officer. Queens University Belfast Rowing Club Job Description Rowing Development Officer -... more

SSI/IRFU Rugby Cup Titles to be shared.

SSI/IRFU Rugby Cup Titles to be shared.

Student Sport Ireland Irish Rugby Football Union Rugby Cups Launch, Aviva Stadium, Dublin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne Following a recent meeting of the Student Sport Ireland Clubs and Competitions Committee, it... more

IT Tralee win Student Sport Ireland 20x20 Initiative Award

IT Tralee win Student Sport Ireland 20×20 Initiative Award

On October 1st, Student Sport Ireland in partnership with 20×20 announced the first ever national women in sport initiative for third level colleges and universities on the island of Ireland. Twenty-eight Student Sport... more

DCU retain SSI Sport's College of the Year title.

DCU retain SSI Sport’s College of the Year title.

The Sigerson Cup was among a number of sporting successes on the pitch for DCU in 2019-20 Academic year Dublin City University made it two in a row Student Sport Ireland Sports... more

Student Sport Ireland Leadership Award 2020 - Aine McParland Dublin City University

Student Sport Ireland Leadership Award 2020 – Aine McParland Dublin City University

Aine McParland (right) winner of the 2020 SSI Leadership Award, presenting Emma Cousins (Loreto Wexford) with a player of the tournament award for a Ladies Football Blitz organised by DCU.... more

Thomas Maguire Ulster University wins World's First Ever Back Garden Intervarsity

Thomas Maguire Ulster University wins World’s First Ever Back Garden Intervarsity

Student Sport Ireland Back Garden Intervarsity Winner - Thomas Maguire Ulster University Ulster University Student Thomas Maguire was crowned the winner of the Student Sport Ireland Back Garden Intervarsity as... more

Student Sport Ireland Event of the Year Award 2020 - Ashbourne Cup

Student Sport Ireland Event of the Year Award 2020 – Ashbourne Cup

Captains from all the teams taking part in the UPMC Ashbourne Cup, pictured at the launch in WIT Arena. During the Student Sport Ireland Network 2020 webinar the Ashbourne Cup... more

Student Sport Ireland welcomes formation of Return to Sport Expert Group

Student Sport Ireland welcomes formation of Return to Sport Expert Group

Student Sport Ireland Media Release 20th May 2020 Student Sport Ireland, the governing body for third level sport and physical activity on the island of Ireland, welcomes the Irish Government’s announcement... more

Student Sport Ireland Awards 2020

Student Sport Ireland Awards 2020

This years Student Sport Ireland Event of the Year and Leadership Awards will take place from today Monday May 18th with videos presentations of the three nominees in each category... more

Student Sport Ireland Network 2020- Showing Resilience in Adversity

Student Sport Ireland Network 2020- Showing Resilience in Adversity

Student Sport Ireland Network 2020 - Showing Resilience in Adversity Student Sport Ireland is pleased to present its Network 2020 Webinar hosted with Trinity College Dublin on Thursday May 21st... more

Ireland Staying Active During COVID-19 Restrictions – Sport Ireland Research

Ireland Staying Active During COVID-19 Restrictions – Sport Ireland Research

Additional 500,000 regular walkers; 450,000 runners; 220,000 cyclistsPercentage of inactive adults drops 8% from same period in 2019Active adults report significantly higher levels of self-rated physical health compared to inactive... more

SSI Back Garden Intervarsity

SSI Back Garden Intervarsity

With regular sport on hold at the minute due to Covid 19 Student Sport Ireland have decided to run the first ever Back Garden Intervarsity. With students and staff currently... more

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

HSE Public Health advice on keeping social distance while being physically active Student Sport Ireland encourages all those involved in the third level sports network to continue to adhere to... more

Volleyball Cup Wins for AIT, NUIG and Trinity

Volleyball Cup Wins for AIT, NUIG and Trinity

Student Sport Ireland / Volleyball Ireland Men's Tier 1 Cup Champions 2020 - Trinity College Dublin Maynooth University was the venue for the first ever Student Sport Ireland / Volleyball Ireland... more

SSI/IRFU Rugby Cup Finals Postponed

SSI/IRFU Rugby Cup Finals Postponed

Following the announcement on the closure of schools and third level institutions Student Sport Ireland has announced the postponement of the SSI IRFU Rugby Cup Finals scheduled to be held... more

IT Carlow pot their way to SSI Pool League Title.

IT Carlow pot their way to SSI Pool League Title.

Student Sport Ireland Pool League Champions 2019-20 IT Carlow IT Carlow won back the Student Sport Ireland Pool League title they relinquished in 2018-19 with a powerful 11-1 win over... more

Callum Thomas (NUI Galway) win Student Sport Ireland / Badminton Ireland Men's Open Singles title

Callum Thomas (NUI Galway) win Student Sport Ireland / Badminton Ireland Men’s Open Singles title

Pictured after the Student Sport Ireland / Badminton Ireland Men's Open Singles Final in WIT Arena (Left to Right) Jack Davies, Letterkenny IT runner-up, Fiach Andrews, Badminton Ireland and winner... more