Trinity study calls on GAA to utilise neutral venues across their various disciplines

The study concluded that neutral venues have been an “under-utilised” option across the sport

“Neutral venues appear to be an under-utilised option for creating fairer and less predictable competition, especially in single-game knockout matches.” This is according to a study conducted by Adjunct Assistant Professor, Liam Kneafsey, and PhD candidate, Stefan Müller, both from …

Trinity clubs welcome new campaign seeking to boost women’s sport

The 20×20 Initiative aims to give female athletes greater opportunities by increasing media coverage, attendances, and involvement in sport

Many of Trinity’s sports clubs have given vocal support to the 20×20 Initiative, which seeks to promote gender equality in sport by increasing exposure, attendance, and participation in women’s sports by 20% at the end of 2020.

Aspiring Olympian, Aoife

Clubs’ needs not being met by DUCAC, claims Coyle

The DU Archery Club captain believes that more needs to be done for smaller clubs in Trinity

The captain of Dublin University Archery Club has claimed that “smaller [sports] clubs are treated unfairly” by Dublin University Central Athletics Club (DUCAC). Diego Coyle has told Trinity News that based on his experience, he “[doesn’t] feel that [their] needs

Why the NFL is on the brink of civil war

Players refusing to stand during the national anthem has sparked controversy and protests amongst fans, players, and coaches

Weekends in the US are dedicated to American football. Friday nights see high school teams take to their local stadiums, holding the capacity to fit thousands of raucous fans. Saturdays see college teams play in front of crowds that rival …

Back-to-back wins for solid DUFC side

Trinity managed to control sloppy Terenure College, but failed to snatch vital bonus point

Terenure College 8

Dublin University FC (DUFC) earned their first away win of the season in All-Ireland League Division 1A with a 25-8 victory away to Terenure College on Friday night. Tries from Arthur Greene, Max Kearney and …

The tricks and treats of sport

A look at both the mischief and special moments in sports history

The world of sport is often seen by outsiders as one in which everyone is serious and focused. With a massive emphasis on professionalism and treating each game or event as a final, it would appear, at least initially, that …