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Launch of Inaugural Colleges' Rugby Cup Competitions.

Student Sport Ireland & IRFU Launch New College Cup Competitions. Pictured today (L-R) Sam McCormack (AIT), Ross Harkin (UU), Colm Skehan (LIT), Conor Foley (DIT), James O'Reilly (DCU), Michael Dunphy (Garda), Ntinga Mipiko (ITC) and Aaron Broderick (Mary I) (©INPHO/Cathal Noonan)

Launch of Inaugural Colleges’ Rugby Cup Competitions.

January 26, 2016  |  News  |  Share

The launch of the inaugural Student Sport Ireland IRFU third level colleges’ senior rugby cup competitions was held this afternoon at the Aviva stadium. Thirty two college rugby teams will participate...

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Inspirational UCC Student Eamonn Cashin Completes Polar Bear Challenge

November 23, 2015  |  News  |  Share

Polar Circle Polar Bear Challenge. UCC student Eamonn Cashin finished in 7th place overall in the 2015 Polar Circle Polar Bear Challenge in Kangerlussuag, Greenland in late October and became the...

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Gold for Barr, Silver for Doyle at WUGs

July 10, 2015  |  News, World University Games 2015  |  Share

What an absolutely brilliant Day 7 for Team Ireland at the World University Games: Thomas Barr (UL) took gold in the 400m hurdles in a time of 48.78 Fiona Doyle (Calgary) took...

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Everard and Barr Reach Finals.

July 9, 2015  |  News, World University Games 2015  |  Share

Today at the World University Games (Day 6, 9th July): On the track both Ciara Everard (UCD) and Thomas Barr (UL) qualified for tomorrow morning’s 800m and 400mH finals respectively The Men’s...

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A Good Day on the Track.

Thomas Barr, University of Limerick, (Waterford) salutes the support of his Team Ireland friends after finishing 1st in the Men's 400m hurdles with a time of 49.96 ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

A Good Day on the Track.

July 8, 2015  |  News, World University Games 2015  |  Share

  It was a good day on the track with Ciara Everard (UCD) and Thomas Barr (UL) progressing to the semi-finals of the 800m and the 400mH respectively while John Travers (AIT)...

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Men's Football Progress to Quarter-Finals

Jake Corrigan Wheels Away After Scoring opening Irish goal against Russia at the World University Games. (© Cathal Noonan Inpho)

Men’s Football Progress to Quarter-Finals

July 7, 2015  |  News, World University Games 2015  |  Share

At the World University Games today Day 4, (Tuesday 7th) the Men’s Football Team beat Russia 2-1 to top group D with seven points from nine and progress to the...

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Doyle Wins Bronze

Team Ireland's Fiona Doyle, Limerick, (University of Calgary) celebrates after finishing 3rd in the Women's 100m Breaststroke final with a time of 1:07.15 and a new Irish National record ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Doyle Wins Bronze

July 6, 2015  |  News, World University Games 2015  |  Share

Team Ireland HQ is buzzing this afternoon following Fiona Doyle’s stunning swim this afternoon that secured her a bronze medal in the 100m Breaststroke and a new national record. Placed 6th...

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Fiona Doyle Rio  Bound!

Fiona Doyle qualifying for 2016 Olympics Games. Congratulations from all at Team Ireland.

Fiona Doyle Rio Bound!

July 5, 2015  |  News, World University Games 2015  |  Share

Limerick and Calgary University student Fiona Doyle achieved a life time’s ambition at the World University Games by qualifying for the 2016 Olympic Games. Swimming in the second semi-final of...

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Good Day for Irish Swim Team.

July 4, 2015  |  News, World University Games 2015  |  Share

The 28th World University Games competition started officially today with Team Ireland’s student archers, footballers and swimmers all in competition. It was a good day in the pool for the Irish...

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June 19, 2015  |  News  |  Share

  The staff and members of Student Sport Ireland would like to extend sincere condolences to the college communities, family and friends of the students so tragically killed in the recent...

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