A High-Performance Strength and Conditioning Gym has been opened at UCC’s Mardyke Arena in July.
The High-Performance Gym aims to be a centre of excellence, dedicated to empowering athletes and teams to reach their highest potential. Through cutting-edge training, research, innovation, and holistic athlete development, the gym will provide student athletes and teams with the resources they need to excel on the national and international sports arena.
The 420 m2 facility was designed by O’Connell Mahon Architects Cork and built by Summerhill Construction, with the support of UCC Buildings and Estates.
For over 110 years, the Mardyke has been va witness to local, national, and international sporting events. Since its official opening in 2001, the Mardyke Arena UCC has established itself as a world-class facility. It is a training home for all types of sportspeople at all ages, including many of Ireland’s elite athletes, thousands of UCC students and staff, and the local community.