Intervarsity Competitions 2017/18

Please see below latest information provided to the Student Sport Ireland (SSI) office in relation to the 2017/2018 intervarsity competitions. The list will be updated as soon as information becomes available to the SSI office.  If you are hosting an Intervarsity competition please contact with your name, sport, competition date and contact details.

To download SSI’s Guidelines For Hosting an Intercollegiate Event please click: SSI Guidelines for Hosting an Intercollegiate Event

Please note:

  1. All information outlined below is provided by third parties. While SSI checks the authenticity and accuracy of the information provided it is not responsible for any inaccurate information posted;
  2. All intervarsity competitions are hosted by a local organising committee who are responsible for all matters relating to the organisation of that event. SSI has no responsibility for the hosting or organisation of intervarsity competitions and therefore is not liable for the any issues that may arise before, during or after competition. All queries relating to an intervarsity competition should be directed to that event’s organising Committee.


 Sport Competition Date Hosts Venue
Aikido  Intervarsity  18th November  MU/ TCD  Dublin
Archery  League Final  24th March  NUIG  NUIG
National Student Indoor Championships  24th, 25th February  UCC  University College Cork
Athletics Indoor Track & Field  9th February  Athlone IT  AIT International Arena
Outdoor Track & Field  13th, 14th April  QUB  Queen’s University Belfast
Combined Events Championships  13th, 14th April  QUB  Queen’s University Belfast
Cross Country  10th March  TCD  Santry Playing Fields
Road Relay Championships  18th November MU Maynooth
Badminton Mixed Doubles Open  9th November SSI Baldoyle Badminton Centre
Men’s and Women’s Open Singles 15th February SSI Baldoyle Badminton Centre
Intervarsity 22nd-24th March UCD  University College Dublin
Basketball  Intervarsity 6th,7th,8th April UL University of Limerick
25th-26th November DKIT  Dundalk IT
Canoeing Intervarsity (Slalom Event)  16th-18th February  UCD  Dublin, Kildare, Wicklow
Intervarsity (Freestyle Event)  16th-18th February  UCD  Dublin, Kildare, Wicklow
Intervarsity (White Water Event) 16th-18th  February  UCD  Dublin, Kildare, Wicklow
Intervarsity (Polo Event)  16th-18th February  UCD  Dublin, Kildare, Wicklow
Intervarsity (Long Distance Event)  16th-18th February  UCD  Dublin, Kildare, Wicklow
Cricket Indoor  26th-27th January UUJ  Ulster University Jordanstown
Outdoor  6th-7th June  TCD  Trinity College Dublin
Cycling  Road Race
Time Trial
Dance 7th-8th March UCC  TBC
Equestrian Intervarsity  TCD  Kilmacanogue, Co. Wicklow
Fencing Intervarsity 10th-11th March UUC Ulster University Coleraine
Football Harding Cup  22th-24th February DCU Dublin City University
Collingwood Cup  24th January  QUB  Queen’s University Belfast
Crowley Cup  9th-11th March UCC University College Cork
Women’s Intervarsities 8th-9th March UL University of Limerick
GAA Sigerson Cup 17th February TCD / GAA Trinity College Dublin
Trench Cup 17th February TCD / GAA Trinity College Dublin
Fitzgibbon Cup 24th February GAA Mallow
Ryan Cup 24th February GAA Mallow
Camogie Ashbourne Cup 10th-11th February  NUIG NUI Galway
Ladies Football O’Connor Cup Weekend 9th-11th March IT Blanchardstown IT Blanchardstown & Irish Sport HQ
GAA Handball  60×30 Doubles 30th September ICHA Dublin Venues
60×30 Singles 13th-15th October ICHA Kilkenny Venues
40×20 Doubles 17th-19th November ICHA Wexford Venues
40×20 Singles 1st-4th February ICHA Kingscourt, Co. Cavan
One Wall 24th-25th March ICHA Dublin
Hockey  Intervarsity 28th-30th October Dublin IT Three Rock Rovers Hockey Club
 Mixed Hockey Indoor Intervarsity 11th February NUIG Kingfisher Sports Galway
 Mixed Hockey Outdoor Intervarsity 11th-13th February NUIG  Kingfisher Sports Galway
Judo  All Ireland Judo Intervarsity 24th February UCC Mardyke Arena
Karate  All-Ireland Karate Intervarsity Competition 10th March UCC Mardyke Arena
Kayaking  Intervarsity  16th-18th February UCD Various Venues
Men’s Rugby Intervarsity 7’s 4th April TBC TBC
 Conroy Cup 21st October
 Maughan Scally 21st October
Mixed Martial Arts  Intervarsity 27th January UCC Mardyke Arena
Olympic Handball  November  ITC  IT Carlow
Open Martial Arts   Open Martial Arts Intervarsity Competition 27th January UCC Mardyke Arena
Pool   Intervarsity 2nd-4th February  Nenagh, Co. Tipperary
Powerlifting  Powerlifting Intervarsity 25th March UCC Venue TBC
Rifle Shooting
Rock Climbing Indoor Intervarsity 2nd-4th March UCC  Awesome Walls Cork
Rowing  13th April National Rowing Centre, Cork
Sailing  26th February  UCC  Schull, Co. Cork
Snooker Intervarsity
Squash Intervarsity  23rd-24th February UCC  Mardyke Arena and Highfield
Surf  Intervarsity  3rd-4th March UUC  Portrush
Swimming, Waterpolo & Lifesaving Swimming  18th November  NUIG  Kingfisher Sports Galway
Waterpolo  18th November  NUIG  Kingfisher Sports Galway
Lifesaving  18th November  NUIG  Kingfisher Sports Galway
Table Tennis Intervarsity  16th, 17th February  TCD  Trinity College Dublin, Sports Centre
Tae Kwon Do Intervarsity  27th January  UCC  Mardyke, Arena
Tennis National University Championship  15th-17th February  Belfast Boat Club/ Windsor Lawn Tennis Club
Intervarsity  15th-17th Feruary QUB  Belfast Boat Club, Windsor Lawn Tennis Club
Tetrathlon Intervarsity  11th-12th November NUIG  NUI Galway
Trampoline Intervarsity  17th November
Triathlon Intervarsity Duathlon (Distance Sprint)  25th February  Galco, Naas, Co. Kildare
Intervarsity National Championships  25th February Galco, Naas, Co. Kildare
Ultimate Frisbee Indoor Frisbee 17th-18th February UL UL Arena
Uni League
Mixed Outdoor IVs 23rd-24th March UL University of Limerick
Ladies Developmental Intervarsities 17th February UCC Mardyke Arena
Open Outdoor IVs  31st March/ 1st April  UCC
Volleyball Intervarsity 16th-18th November UCC Mardyke Arena
Water Polo  Novice  18th November  NUIG  Kingfisher Sports Galway
 Senior  18th November  NUIG  Kingfisher Sports Galway
 Weightlifting  National Intervarsity  17th February  LIT  LIT Thurles Campus
 Windsurfing  23rd-25th March  UL  Caslegregory, Co. Kerry
 Women’s Rugby Give it a Try Fresher 10’s 15th November UCD UCD
 Kay Bowen 18th October MU MU Barnhall
 7’s 4th April  TBC TBC