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A new era for DUCAC: Jemil Saidi

DUCAC’s first student Chairperson discusses his plans for the future and how he found his feet in Trinity’s sporting scene

It has been 100 years since the inception of the Dublin University Central Athletics Club (DUCAC). The club operates as a centralised governing body for all of Trinity’s sports club, organising their budgets and providing a platform for each club

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Out of left field: DU Trampolining

An underrated airborne experience with something for everyone

For most people out there, when they hear the word ‘trampoline’, they likely think of their airborne hi-jinx in years gone by or possibly Homer Simpson’s exuberant reaction to an advert in the Springfield Shopper. Or maybe that’s just me.

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Victory at Varsities for DUHAC as they claim gold

The women’s team won a gold medal in the road relay for the first time since 1987

Dublin University Harriers and Athletics Club (DUHAC) were busy breaking records over the weekend as they took part in the Intervarsity Road Relay Championships in Maynooth University. The women’s team secured the gold medal in their event, making them the …

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Rugby World Cup review

A tournament to remember for most, but one to forget for Ireland

For better or worse, the 2019 Rugby World Cup has come to an end. As a tournament that was long anticipated given the high standard of all the teams competing, it brought high points for many, but a disappointing fall

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Women’s Soccer team emerge on top in Colours Clash

Trinity followed up their victory over Tallaght with a hard fought win against UCD

Yesterday, Trinity Women’s Soccer took on University College Dublin (UCD) ‘B’ in their second match in the College and Universities Football League (CUFL) Division 1. The biting cold did little to dull the performance on display in Santry as Trinity …

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Trading places: Learning to master multiple sports

Many have dreamed of being dual-athletes, but it remains elusive for most

Sporting careers by their very nature are generally short-lived. The incredibly physical nature of various games often forces athletes into retirement much earlier than traditional careers. Unless you’re looking at golf, you will rarely see a player maintain peak performance,