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GOLD MEDAL FOR SHANE RYAN

August 23, 2017  |  2017 World University Games, News  |  Share

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...

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Fourth place for Shane Ryan in 100m Backstroke final

August 21, 2017  |  2017 World University Games, News  |  Share

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...

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Latest 2017 World University Games Newsletter

August 14, 2017  |  2017 World University Games, News  |  Share

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...

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Richard Ruggieri Appointed New Rowing Coach in Trinity College Dublin

August 9, 2017  |  News  |  Share

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...

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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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