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Six GMIT students who are not actively involved in sport or daily exercise have signed up to take part in Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon in May, as part of a major campaign to boost students’ mental health and wellbeing through sport.

The campaign was launched in GMIT last week by GMIT lecturer and artist Lynne O’Loughlin in collaboration with the Galway Triathlon Club, two GMIT student societies (Culture and Wellbeing Society and the Mental Health Society), the GMIT School of Science & Computing, the GMIT Centre for Creative Arts & Media, Kingfisher Club (Renmore) and The Hurt Locker.

Bring Your AGame with Our Winter Running Guide from Life Style Sports

Getting out of bed on a freezing cold morning is not fun. Now try going out on a 10K run. Pretty easy to reach for the snooze button.

Barr stars at University Indoors

Thomas Barr starred at the Irish University Indoor Championships in Athlone IT yesterday with a record-breaking run in the 400m.

Gavan Hennigan Irish Endurance Runner Turned Sailor Makes Ocean Rowing History

After 49 days on the water, Irishman Gavan Hennigan completed the 5,000km Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge in style as he broke Irish and International Ocean Rowing Records.

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