UL Sport

Blind/vision impaired children and school friends take on new sports challenge at UL

By Ronan Coughlan / November 28, 2019 /

Vision Sports Ireland in association with the National Council for the Blind of Ireland (NCBI) will encourage children with or without a vision impairment to participate in the forthcoming Inclusion…

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UL opens sports facility that will leave a lasting legacy for students

By John Keogh / September 24, 2019 /

A massive new state-of-the-art €7m sports facility officially launched at University of Limerick will ‘leave a legacy’ for future students. The Maguires Pitches were launched this Tuesday at UL by…

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Dave Mahedy To Retire From UL Sports

By George Lee / June 4, 2019 /

There can be few names more synonymous with Limerick Sport than Dave Mahedy and the affable Dublin native who has just announced his retirement, by his own admission “came to…

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UL retain Division B Men’s Intervarsities title

By Jack Neville / April 8, 2019 /

UL retained their men’s Division B Intervarsities title in style yesterday afternoon with a 69-87 point win over Maynooth University in the final. A stunning 37-point display from Maynooth’s Paddy…

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WATCH: UL launches Masters in Sports Journalism

By John Keogh / February 26, 2019 /

A new course aimed at training the next generation of sports journalists has been launched at the University of Limerick Rugby icon Keith Wood, Irish Examiner sports Editor Tony Leen…

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WATCH: Limerick to host the Tag Rugby World Cup

By Jack Neville / February 6, 2019 /

Limerick will become the first city in the Northern Hemisphere to host the Tag Rugby World Cup in 2021. The University of Limerick will host the tournament that is expected…

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Nine members of Limerick’s U21 All Ireland winning team honoured by UL GAA

By Raffaele Rocca / November 30, 2017 /

UL GAA honours current and former All Ireland winning students. “Four out of the last five All Ireland winning captains are graduates of UL”. – Dave Mahedy, Head of Sport.…

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