Official Opening of the Elite Athlete/ Team High Performance Gym.

13th July 2023
Official Opening of Mardyke Arena Elite Athlete/ Team High Performance Gym.

The official opening was performed by Professor John O’Halloran, President of University College Cork and by the Minister for Finance, Michael McGrath TD. 

Exciting plans are being developed which will see the facility become a centre for continual professional development of athletes and coaches and we will work with all stakeholders at local, national and international level in making this goal a reality. 

The Arena team will provide expert support and services to the Performance Sports in UCC; namely Rugby, Soccer, Hockey, GAA and Rowing while also offering professional support and services to elite athletes and teams in Cork and Munster 

The management of the Mardyke Arena UCC are currently recruiting specialist staff in the field of Strength & Conditioning to further expand on the existing S&C Team at the Arena and exciting announcements in this regard will be made in the coming weeks.