UCC Festival of Sport


Calling all families, sports enthusiasts, UCC Alumni, staff, students and the wider Cork community. Looking for something fun and sports related to do this September?

Fencers fencing in Mardyke Arena

UCC men's soccer team

Female athlete on the indoor track at the Mardyke arena

UCC Archery club members lined up to take shots

UCC Hockey player

students signing up for UCC sport

On Saturday, 28 September 2019, University College Cork (including our Department of Sport and Activity, our student clubs and our Mardyke Arena) will be staging a unique sporting event as we present our first “Festival of Sport“.

As part of the Mardyke 300 celebrations, twenty of UCC’s sports clubs will provide entertainment and activity for visitors of all ages! There’ll be a whole range of sporting activities to engage with. So, whether you want to come and support, come and watch or better again come and try, there’s something for everyone!

Come and Support

Come and Watch

Come and Try

Find Out More

What is Mardyke 300?

Getting Here and Parking



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