The MATHletes Challenge is a free tournament to transform how we learn and teach maths in Ireland.


This spring, earn points, compete against your peers across Ireland, and win points for yourself, your school, and your county.

Free to Participate

Open to students in the Republic of Ireland (4th Class to pre-leaving cert) and Northern Ireland (Primary 6 to Year 13).

Earn Points By Competing

Accumulate mastery points by completing maths challenges online. Earn points for your school and participate in in-person playoffs.

Win Prizes

Over €20,000 in prizes will be awarded to national, provincial, and county finalists throughout the Challenge.

Key Dates

Signups for the MATHletes Challenge open in December and continue throughout the Challenge. The Challenge takes place from early January through the beginning of May.

  • Signups open
  • Challenge launches
  • Online Challenge phase
  • Provincial Finalists named
  • Provincial Finals (in-person)
  • All-Ireland Championship Finals
  • December 1, 2015
  • Early January, 2015
  • January to mid-March, 2015
  • Mid-March 2015
  • Mid-April, 2015
  • Early May 2015

In 2015


Minutes of learning maths






Mastered Skills

Coaching partners & hosts

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