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Ryan McGuirk pots his way to All-Ireland 3rd-Level Snooker Glory

  Last weekend saw snooker action back on the 3rd level sporting calendar with the All-Ireland 3rd Level individual and team events taking place in Celbridge Snooker Club. It was to be a day to remember for local university Maynooth as they captured the team title, Ryan McGuirk powered his way to the individual Cup […]

SETU Carlow and DCU take home SSI Karting League Titles 23-24

Roisin Sweeney from SETU Carlow drove her way into the Student Sport Ireland Karting Championship history books on Wednesday February 28th by becoming the first female winner of the individual championship, after a dramatic days racing in Adventure Park in Cork. Dublin City University were crowned team championship winners. The individual championship was closer this […]

MTU Cork Claim Mixed Hockey League Title 23-24

On Friday February 23rd, Munster Technological University Cork were crowned winners of the Student Sport Ireland Mixed Hockey League 2023-24 after a dramatic day’s play on the Sport Ireland Campus. The eventual winners secured their final spot in the morning semi-final, when they eventually got the better of Ulster University Coleraine. The match had finished […]

2024 Volleyball Cup Draws

Draws for the Student Sport Ireland / Volleyball Ireland 3rd-Level Cup Competitions 2023-24 took place at Irish Sport HQ yesterday. Matches will get underway from February 7th, with finals day taking place in Technological University Dublin Tallaght in March (date to be confirmed). All Cup games will be best of 5 sets. This year, 9 […]

DCU Sport Vacancy: Operations Manager

DCU Sport invites applications for the role of Operations Manager. DCU Sport is the company responsible for the operation of the sports facilities in Dublin City University (DCU). DCU Sport is responsible for operating the Sports Complex, Soccer Centre, Sports Campus, Sports Complex on St. Patricks’ Campus and Morton Stadium. Our customers include staff, students, […]

2024 Rugby Competitions Launch and Draw

The launch and draws for the 2024 Student Sport Ireland / Irish Rugby Football Union Men’s and Women’s 3rd level senior rugby cup competitions were held this morning at the Aviva Stadium. This year 42 college and university rugby teams will participate in six cup competitions coordinated by Student Sport Ireland and the IRFU. Players, […]

WSCA Introductory Workshop 2023-24

The 2023-24 Women’s Student Coaching Academy kicked off on Wednesday 18th October with an introduction workshop at the GAA National Games Development Centre on the Sport Ireland Campus in Dublin. Now in its third year, the WSCA will provide 38 female student coaches from across the island of Ireland with a support system to enable […]

Trinity Sport Vacancy

Trinity Sport invite applications for the role of Sport Participation and Engagement Officer. The Sport Participation and Engagement Officer works to create a range of programmes and initiatives aimed at increasing participation levels of students and staff in line with the aims of the Trinity College Strategy for Sport and Physical Activity. The role works […]

“Find Your Team” 2023 Campaign Launched

On International Day of University Sport, and ahead of European Week of Sport (23rd – 30th September), Student Sport Ireland (SSI) is pleased to launch its third annual “Find Your Team” social media campaign. First launched in 2021, the innovative campaign funded through Sport Ireland programme funding, encourages students to participate in sport and to […]

Women’s Student Coaching Academy

Student Sport Ireland is excited to announce that applications for the 2024-25 Women’s Student Coaching Academy are open. Students can apply here. Heading into its 4th year, the aim of the WSCA is to provide female student coaches with the support system that will enable them to develop and reach their coaching potential. Furthermore, the […]