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

August 9, 2017  |  News, Rugby  |  Share

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...

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2017 World University Games Team Ireland Announcement

July 24, 2017  |  2017 World University Games, News  |  Share

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...

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Kevin Ronan Represented Ireland at FISU International Volunteer Forum

July 7, 2017  |  News  |  Share

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...

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2017 World University Games Newsletter

June 27, 2017  |  News  |  Share

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...

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Student Sport Ireland Finals 2016-17

June 26, 2017  |  News  |  Share

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...

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

June 12, 2017  |  Domestic, Leadership Award, Networking Event, News  |  Share

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...

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

June 9, 2017  |  Domestic, Event of the Year, News  |  Share

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...

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SSI/IRFU Rugby Finals A Great Success.

April 3, 2017  |  News  |  Share

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...

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UCD end Athlone IT dreams of Volleyball Double to take SSI Men’s title.

March 13, 2017  |  News  |  Share

University College Dublin spiked any chance of an Athlone IT double of men’s and women’s volleyball titles, as the Dublin based outfit put in a polished performance to captured the...

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Athlone IT “Dig” out success at SSI Women’s Volleyball finals.

March 13, 2017  |  News  |  Share

Athlone IT Women’s Volleyball team were crowned champions of the Student Sport Ireland Volleyball League with a fantastic team display to defeat Trinity College Dublin in the final in Maynooth...

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