Team Ireland Roll of Honour

Marcus Lawler celebrates winning bronze at the 2019 World University Games, Naples, Italy
©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Below is the list of Irish students who have medalled at the World University Games (Universiade) since 1961.

Year    
Student
Medal   
College/University
Sport
Event
Universiade
2019
Marcus Lawler
Bronze
IT Carlow
Athletics
200m
Naples, Italy
2017
Shane Ryan
Gold
Pennsylvania State University
Swimming
50m Backstroke
Taipei, Taiwan
2015
Thomas Barr
Gold
University of Limerick
Athletics
400m Hurdles
Gwangju, South Korea
 
Fiona Doyle
Silver
University of Calgary
Swimming
50m Breaststroke
Gwangju, South Korea
 
Fiona Doyle
Bronze
University of Calgary
Swimming
100m Breaststroke
Gwangju, South Korea
2013
Fiona Doyle
Silver
University of Calgary
Swimming
100m Bresatstroke
Kazan, Russia
2007
Danielle McVeigh
Gold
Texas A & M, USA
Golf
Individual
Bangkok, Thailand
 
Danielle McVeigh
Silver
Texas A & M, USA
Golf
Team
Bangkok, Thailand
 
Niamh Kitching
Silver
University of Limerick
Golf
Team
Bangkok, Thailand
 
Gillian O’Leary
Silver
Dublin City University
Golf
Team
Bangkok, Thailand
 
Eileen O’Keefe
Silver
Royal College of Surgeons
Athletics
Hammer Throw
Bangkok, Thailand
2005
Ailis McSweeney
Silver
University College Cork
Athletics
100m
Izmir, Turkey
 
Joelene Byrne
Bronze
Inst. of Chartered Accountants
Athletics
5000m
Izmir, Turkey
 
Paul Hession
Bronze
NUI Galway
Athletics
200m
Izmir, Turkey
 
Derval O’Rourke
Bronze
University College Dublin
Athletics
110m Hurdles
Izmir, Turkey
 
Anna Boyle
Bronze
Ulster University
Athletics
4 x 100m Relay
Izmir, Turkey
 
Emily Maher
Bronze
Inst. of Chartered Accountants
Athletics
4 x 100m Relay
Izmir, Turkey
 
Ailis McSweeney
Bronze
University College Cork
Athletics
4 x 100m Relay
Izmir, Turkey
 
Derval O’Rourke
Bronze
University Colllege Dublin
Athletics
4 x 100m Relay
Izmir, Turkey
2003
Paul Hession
Silver
NUI Galway
Athletics
200m
Daegu, South Korea
 
Michael Williamson
Bronze
Coventry University, UK
Swimming
200m Breaststroke
Daegu, South Korea
2001
Gareth Turnbull
Silver
Loughborough University, UK
Athletics
1500m
Beijing, China
1993
Nick Sweeney
Bronze
Harvard, USA
Athletics
Discus
Buffalo, USA
1991
Niall Bruton
Gold
University of Arkansas, USA
Athletics
1500m
Sheffield, UK
 
Sonia O’Sullivan
Gold
Villanova University, USA
Athletics
1500m
Sheffield, UK
 
Sonia O’Sullivan
Silver
Villanova University, USA
Athletics
3000m
Sheffield, UK
 
Gary O’Toole
Gold
University College Dublin
Swimming
200m Breaststroke
Sheffield, UK
1961
Ronnie Delaney
Gold
Villanova University, USA
Athletics
800m
Sofia, Bulgaria
 
John Lawlor
Bronze
Boston University, USA
Athletics
Hammer Throw
Sofia, Bulgaria