Club profiles: Volleyball


Our Beginners and Intermediate team is slowly growing in numbers, so we welcome all new players. This training is also ideal for people who had a long break in playing volleyball and would like to have some fun on court.

We welcome all new members to join our group on Facebook (NUIG Volleyball Club), all the information you need is there.

For the advanced players,

Galway Volleyball Club is looking for new players to join their WOMEN'S premier team. 

For more information check out the Facebook page volleyballgalway or send an email to or

Don't be shy, come along and spread volleyball!


The NUI Galway Volleyball club has been an integral part of Galway University since 1975 and has been taking part in Intervarsity competitions since 1976. International students make up a large portion of the Men's and Women's teams each year, mixed with a core of Irish students. Men's and women's teams play at a high standard.


West Recreational Mixed League 2016: Shield Winners (NUIG 1)

West Recreational Mixed League 2016: Shield Runners Up (NUIG 2)

Intervarsities 2015/2016: Cup Runners Up (Women's Team)

Intervarsities 2013 Plate Champions (Men's Team)

Intervarsities 2010 3rd place

Mixed Blitz Dublin 2011 3rd place

VAI Championship 2011 Junior Cup 1st place

Italian Acli National finals 2011 (as special guest) 1st place mixed and 2nd male

Organization of the Intervarsities 2011 and 4th place

Mixed Blitz Dublin 2012 3rd place

Blitz Cork 2012 1st place

VAI Championship 2012 1st place

Italian National Tournament UISP in Rome, 4th-8th July 2012 Men's 1st place, Mixed 1st place, Women's 2nd place


Men's Team beat the Surgeons 2-0 to win the plate at the Intervarsities Tournament held at UCD Nov. 21-23, 2013. Congratulations on a well-played match!