Derby day delight for NUIG-Corinthians


  NUIG-Corinthians 46 Galwegians 3 On a bitterly cold day, NUIG-Corinthians turned up the heat on their local rivals, Galwegians, with a thumping eight try victory at Cloonacauneen Road.

NUIG women claim Kay Bowen Trophy


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

NUI Galway Rugby

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

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

Daybreak at Corcog, Maamturks Challenge 2013

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


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

NUI Galway honours its sporting stars

Pictured receiving the Ladies Soccer Award at the annual NUI Galway Sports Awards is Jennifer Byrne from Ballinasloe, Co. Galway, with Dr Pat Morgan, Vice-President for the Student Experience, NUI Galway. This event is the highpoint of the University sporting year, and celebrates the achievements of NUI Galway sporting heroes during the past year. The awards recognise sporting performance and participation as well as acknowledging students who have excelled in the leadership and co-ordination of their sports clubs.

This year saw another successful Sports Awards Ceremony. We sent Sports Editor Mark Higgins down there to get the scoop…

Live Blog: PTC Snooker Grand Finals

Mark Selby taking a shot at last year's PTC Snooker.

The PTC Snooker Grand Finals are taking place in college this week. Mark Kelly brings you the latest updates on the tournament…