A Dander in Dangan for NUI Galway



NUI Galway Kendo Club Profile

Who are we? We are a budding university club currently looking to establish a venue and training times. We are doing this so that students and staff can share in our thorough enjoyment of this safe, yet vigorous and full-contact sport. What is Kendo? Kendo is the traditional Japanese martial art of fencing. Practitioners use […]

Give it a Tri…..

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Sport has always been an integral part of life for the staff and students of NUI Galway. Over the years, the individual disciplines of swimming, cycling and running have been well catered for by their respective clubs.

NUIG-GMIT Karate To Hold Intervarsities


Between hosting nationally and internationally acclaimed seminars, the all-Ireland Intervarsities and arranging gradings and signups, the NUIG-GMIT karate club has been very busy recently.

NUI Ladies Qualify for Intervarsities

NUI Galway Ladies Soccer team through to the Intervarsities

NUI Galway Ladies Soccer club has reached the 2015 Intervarsities in Waterford next March courtesy of their undefeated group stage campaign in Limerick Institute of Technology in November.

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…