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Curraheen Sports Grounds

The Farm

Curraheen Sports Grounds (The Farm) is a 10 minute drive from UCC Campus. It's also accessible via the 208 bus, which will bring you to the Technological Park next to the grounds.  

This 50-acre site is affectionately known as The Farm, and the facilities consist of: 

  • 10 multi-purpose grass playing pitches 
  • 7 grass training areas (all floodlit) 
  • Synthetic Cricket Crease 
  • Meeting / Event room 
  • 10 Dressing rooms (6 male and 4 female)

Grass playing pitches

Currently the Farm consists of 10 playing pitches which are used across a wide variety of outdoor sports and events. 

Predominantly the pitches are used as follows:

  • Pitch 1 - Rugby (Match quality floodlights)
  • Pitch 2 - Soccer
  • Pitch 3 - GAA
  • Pitch 4, 5, 6 - Soccer
  • Pitch 7 - Rugby
  • Pitch 8, 9 - Soccer
  • Pitch 10 - GAA
  • Training area 1-5 - partial training floodlights
  • Training area 6 & 7 - full trainnig floodlights

Cricket pitch

During the summer months of the cricket season, pitch 2 and training area 1 and 2 are closed for all other activities and the area is converted to a cricket pitch. 

UCC Cricket club are based her for their summer programme. Training midweek and playing competitive games at the weekends.

Book now

All club bookings must be done via the Clubs Portal calendar. 

Staff, students and external stakeholders can book online or alternatively make enquiries to the UCC Sports Office, Ferry Lodge, Mardyke Walk: 

  • Ph: 021-4904752 

Department of Sport & Physical Activity

Spórt UCC

Ferry Lodge, Mardyke Walk, T12 P282