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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

Latest 2017 World University Games Newsletter

Latest 2017 World University Games Newsletter

With the Games only 4 days away, Team Ireland have released its second newsletter giving in-depth interviews with Sport Ireland CEO, John Tracey, and Team Ireland’s Head of Delegation, Neasa Fahy... more

Richard Ruggieri Appointed New Rowing Coach in Trinity College Dublin

Richard Ruggieri Appointed New Rowing Coach in Trinity College Dublin

Trinity College Dublin have unveiled Richard Ruggieri as their new Chief Rowing Coach (DUBC - men’s rowing). Richard arrives in Trinity from the elite rowing programme at the University of... more

Conroy Gets the Balance Right Between Study and Sport in Athlone IT

Conroy Gets the Balance Right Between Study and Sport in Athlone IT

AIT Rugby Scholarship student Jordan Conroy was instrumental in helping the Irish Men’s Rugby 7’s reach the Semi-Final of the 2017 Exeter 7’s competition. A quarter final win over England... more

2017 World University Games Team Ireland Announcement

2017 World University Games Team Ireland Announcement

26 Days to Go to 29th World University Games in Taipei City, Taiwan Embracing the International University Sports Federation (FISU’s) motto of ‘Excellence in Mind and Body’, over 10,000 athletes will... more

Kevin Ronan Represented Ireland at FISU International Volunteer Forum

Kevin Ronan Represented Ireland at FISU International Volunteer Forum

The opening ceremony of the FISU Volunteers Leaders Academy, a forum of international sports volunteers, took place in Kazan took place this week. More than 100 volunteers representing 91 nations... more

2017 World University Games Newsletter

2017 World University Games Newsletter

With the Games fast approaching, Team Ireland have released its first newsletter giving an in-depth interview with Team Ireland’s reigning gold medallist in the 400m hurdles from the 2015 World... more

Student Sport Ireland Finals 2016-17

Student Sport Ireland Finals 2016-17

Student Sport Ireland Finals 2016-17 Pool League - D15 Pool Academy Dublin. Competition Home Away Result Quarter Finals  Dundalk IT National College of Ireland 'A'  10-10* Dundalk IT won play off Quarter Final  Athlone IT IT Blanchardstown  11-7 Semi Final  IT Carlow Athlone IT 11-9 Semi Final  Trinity College... more

Ronan O'Neill (GMIT Castlebar) Wins 2017 Student Sport Ireland Leadership Award.

Ronan O’Neill (GMIT Castlebar) Wins 2017 Student Sport Ireland Leadership Award.

Every year Student Sport Ireland rewards the hard work of a student in the 3rd level sporting sector whether in action with their college or institute or behind the scenes... more

IT Carlow Fight Night Wins Student Sport Ireland Event of the Year Award

IT Carlow Fight Night Wins Student Sport Ireland Event of the Year Award

This year’s Student Sport Ireland Event of the Year Award was presented to IT Carlow Boxing club for their hosting of IT Carlow Fight Night, “Showdown in the Barrow”. The... more

SSI/IRFU Rugby Finals A Great Success.

SSI/IRFU Rugby Finals A Great Success.

A fantastic festival of rugby was held in Buccaneers RFC in association with Athlone IT on Wednesday March 29th, with all five finals of the SSI/IRFU Men’s and Women’s Rugby... more