Intervarsity Competitions 2015/2016

Please see below latest information provided to the Student Sport Ireland office in relation to the 2015/2016 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 the Association cannot be held 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.

Previous Intervarsity Competitions

 Sport Competition Date Hosts Venue
 Archery  National Student Indoor Championships  7 Feb  UCC Archery Club
 Athletics Indoor Track & Field  12 Feb  International Arena Athlone
Outdoor Track & Field  15-16 April  Morton Stadium Santry
Combined Events Championships
Cross Country  5 March  Sligo Racecourse, Co. Sligo
Road Relay Championships  14 Nov  Maynooth University
 Badminton  18-20 March NUI Galway
 Basketball  1 – 3 April NUIG  NUIG
Freshers  21 Nov Maynooth University
 Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
 Canoeing  Intervarsity  6-8 Feb GMIT  GMIT – Castlebar
 Cricket Indoor  29-31 Jan  Ulster University
 Cycling Road Race
Time Trial
 Equestrian  Intervarsity March  2016  DCU
 Football Harding Cup  5 – 7 Feb  NUIG  NUIG
Collingwood Cup  23 – 26 Feb  UCC  UCC
Crowley Cup  11 – 13 March  Queens University  Queens University
Women’s Intervarsities  14 – 16 April  AIT  Athlone IT
 GAA Sigerson Cup  19 – 20 Feb Ulster University  Jordanstown
Fitzgibbon Cup  26 – 27 Feb Cork IT  Cork IT
Trench Cup  19 – 20 Feb  Ulster University  Jordanstown
Ryan Cup  26 – 27 Feb Cork IT  Cork IT
Ashbourne Cup  12 – 13 Feb NUIG  NUIG
O’Connor Cup  11 – 12 March IT Tralee  IT Tralee
 Hockey Mauritius Cup and Chilean Plate  24-26 Oct UCC Hockey Club Mardyke Arena
Mixed Hockey Intervarsity  18 – 19 Feb  Athlone IT  Athlone Regional Sports Centre
 Judo  20 Feb Ulster University Foyle Arena Derry
 Kayaking  5 – 7 Feb GMIT Mayo Campus
 Men’s Rugby 7’s  13 April DCU  DCU
Conroy Cup  24 Oct  UCD  Terenure College RFC
Maughan Scally  24 Oct  UCD Terenure College RFC
 Mixed Martial Arts  
 Netball  26-27 Feb  QUB  PEC Botanic Park
 Olympic Handball
 Open Martial Arts  6 Feb UCD Tae Kwon Do
Rule Sheet
 UCD Sports Centre
 Pool  5 – 7 Feb  University Pool Council  Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh
 Powerlifting  7  Nov  LIT Thurles  LIT Thurles
 Rifle Shooting
 Rock climbing
 Rowing  8 April  National Rowing Centre Cork
 Sailing  25 28 Feb DIT  Kilrush, Co. Clare
 Snooker  20-21 Nov  Intervarsity Snooker Council  Royal Navan Snooker Club
 Surf  Intervarsity  5 – 6 March IT Sligo  Strandhill, Co. Sligo
 Swimming, Waterpolo & Lifesaving Swimming
 Table Tennis ITT League
 Tae Kwon Do  27 Feb  UL TaeKwon-Do Club  Ul Arena
 Tennis National University Champ
Intervarsity UCC
 Tennis National University Champ  30 Oct  DCU Tennis  Westwood Lepardstown
Triathlon Intervarsity Duathlon (Distance Sprint)  21 Feb  Naas, Co. Kildare
Intervarsity National Championships  16 April  North Tipp Sprint, Tipperary
 Ultimate Frisbee Mixed Indoor IVs  16-17 Jan UCC  Mardyke Arena Cork
Uni League  20 or 27 Feb  Queen’s University Belfast Queen’s University Malone Playing Fields
Mixed Outdoor IVs  21 or 28 Feb Trinity College Dublin  Trinity Sports Grounds, Santry
Ladies Outdoor IVs & Open Development IVs 2-3 April  Maynooth University  Maynooth University
Open Outdoor IVs  9-10 April UL  University of Limerick
 Volleyball  Intervarsity  24-26 Feb  UCD  UCD Sports Centre Bellfield
 Water Polo Novice
 Women’s Rugby Intervarsity
Kay Bowen Cup  24 Oct  UCD UCD
7’s  13 April  DCU  DCU