Rodney Ah You receives Ireland call-up

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  Not many would have predicted that when Joe Schmidt announced his extended 44 – man squad to train ahead of the upcoming Six Nations that one Rodney Ah You would be among the names selected.   The Christchurch native was the surprise inclusion to the Irish set-up, but hard-work and determination are seemingly paying [...]

November a useful learning curve for Schmidt

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They were oh so close. This present crop of Irish rugby players has given the people of Ireland a lot to be proud of, and they did so again in the final November International against the almighty All Blacks. Ireland may have walked away without a historic win, but had the Autumn series finished after [...]

NUIG women claim Kay Bowen Trophy

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NUIG women travelled to UCD for the 2nd annual IURU Intervarsity Kay Bowen Cup competition on Saturday. The Connacht side took on University College Dublin, University College Cork and last year’s winners Trinity College Dublin in the pool stages and met Trinity again in the final. All ties were 20 minutes.

NUIG Rugby 2013/14

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Stephen Swyer discusses NUI Galway’s men’s rugby team, their successes and what’s in store this season…

Dublin Capture 24th Title

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It was a disappointing day for Mayo fans yesterday. Michael Farrell reports…

Liverpool Legend Teams Up With the Saoirse Foundation to Support Sick Children

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“You Will Never Walk Alone” is the message being sent across Ireland today as Liverpool Legend Jamie Carragher and his Charity “the 23 Foundation” team up with The Saoirse Foundation, to support sick children and those affected by rare and genetic disorders and Irish charity’s mission statement to “Make Positive Life Impacts For Sick Children”.

Three All-Ireland’s in One month? Clarely no problem!

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By Niamh Prendergast It’s the first Sunday of September, where else would you rather be? Croke park, Hogan stand, Section 331, Row G, Seat 14. Surely, nowhere else, or perhaps the hill? But, only one other place in the whole world may measure, and that is, of course, on the famous pitch itself. For some [...]

Success at Irish National Rowing Championships

Men’s Senior Eight [James Wall, Cormac Folan, Alan Martin, Evin Donnelly, Robert O’Callaghan, Richard Bennett, Niall Kenny, David Mannion, Ruadhán Cooke].

The NUI Galway Boat Club has had an excellent season, with several championships under their belts…

NUI Galway Mountaineering Club organise Annual Maamturks Challenge

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NUI Galway’s Mountaineering Club organised a successful Maamturks Challenge on 13 April. Here’s the full story…

NUI Galway Hockey team on their way to cup final

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It’s good news all round for the NUI Galway Hockey team. Michelle Carey reports…