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UCD Sport & Fitness Reopen With Extensive Safety Measures In Place

Previously, The College Tribune reported that University College Dublin’s sport & fitness centre would reopen on July 20th. However, since the government announcement of the speeding up of phases, the gym was permitted to reopen as of the 29th of…

UCD Sports Centre Warming Up For July 20th Reopening

The University College Dublin (UCD) Sports and Fitness Centre have confirmed they will be reopening in full on July 20th, in line with the government’s 4th and final phase of re-opening the economy. The government announced in May that there…

Irish Cricket – A success story waiting to happen?

Ireland head into next weeks’ tri-series against Scotland and the Netherlands buoyed by the recent news of Paul Stirling signing a deal with Cricket Ireland, putting an end to his long, illustrious career with Middlesex. The tri-series will provide Ireland…

UCD Sports Clubs Told To Support Student Levy Or Face Funding Cuts.

Sports club auditors were tonight handed a document by UCD Staff calling for their support to maintain the student levy at its current rate or else face cuts to student services across campus. The document handed to auditors mentions that…

In Praise of Stuart Lancaster

In these halcyon days of Leinster Rugby, it’s easy to forget the low ebb the province found itself at this time two years ago. A convincing defeat in the Pro 12 final to Connacht coupled with a discouraging fourth-place finish…

Massive Disparity in Distribution of Club Grants

Documents seen by the College Tribune have highlighted the disparity in funding across sports clubs in UCD, with the top 10 clubs in UCD receiving more than 60% of the funding last year. Clubs which are funded in through a…

Clash of the Titans: Cedar Cliff Colts vs Penn Manor Comets.

The G.I.F.T 2014 and Global Ireland Football are once again teaming up this coming Friday feature American Football extravaganza within UCD’s Belfield Campus. Football fans will be treated to a clash of the titans between rival schools Cedar Cliff and…