UCD Sport has a club for everyone - Join now!

UCD sports clubs invite you to get involved. You have a number of different opportunities to join the UCD club of your choice:


Visit the Sports Expo, in association with Bank of Ireland, which takes place in the Sports Centre during Freshers’ Week from Monday 17th- Thursday 20th September, 10am-5pm daily. All clubs take part, with current members available to provide information and demonstrations.

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You have another chance to join clubs at Refreshers Day on Wednesday 30th January 2019, which will take place in the Astra Hall in the Student Centre.

Attend trials which most of the “outdoor” clubs hold in the early part of the season. See posters and notice boards for details.

Attend a training or practice session arranged by a club. Times and venues are available at the Sports Centre reception.

For specific information on the:

Rugby Club call Bobby Byrne(Director of Rugby) at tel. +353 (0)1 7162184, John Hammond (Rugby Administrator) +353 (0)1 716 2119 or 
Gaelic Games (Gaelic Football, Hurling, Camogie and Handball) call Ger Brennan at tel. +353 (0)1 716 2123 or 
Soccer Club or the Superleague call Diarmuid McNally at tel. +353 (0)1 7162142 

Clubs have notice boards in the John Henry Newman Building and/or the Sports Centre, which carry details of activities. They also advertise for new members in University publications and on posters. In addition, a number of clubs also have their own website see the Club Directory for further details.

If you have any difficulty with following any of the above routes please contact the Sports Office at tel. 01 716 2183, e-mail or refer to our website at