During the 1993-1994 season Athlone RFC and Ballinasloe RFC tested the amalgamation waters by playing as a joint team in Division Three of the All-Ireland League under the cumbersome title of Athlone/Ballinasloe RFC. The following year the relationship was consolidated and formalised and the title Buccaneers R.F.C. came into being. Read more about the Club History »
Published:6 days ago
BUCCANEERS 24 U L BOHEMIAN 23
BUCCANEERS clinched the Ulster Bank League Division 1B play-off berth when they pipped fellow contenders U.L.Bohemian 24-23 in an exhuberant contest at sunny Dubarry Park, Athlone, on Saturday. Not for the first time this season, the Pirates left it late to pillage the spoils with Jack Carty converting his own 73rd minute... Read More »
Published:12 days ago
BUCCANEERS 27 GALWEGIANS 22
BUCCANEERS and Galwegians served up a highly entertaining Connacht U-20 Cup final in which the midlanders held on for a richly deserved 27-22 victory at Galway Sportsground on Sunday. A swirling breeze made life difficult for both teams but, otherwise, playing conditions were very good for this exciting decider that surely warranted a bigger crowd than the... Read More »
Published:18 days ago
BUCCANEERS U-20s get a swift opportunity to banish their Fraser McMullan Cup blues when they face the lighter blues of GALWEGIANS in the Connacht U-20 Cup final at Galway Sportsground on Sunday. Kick off time is 2 p.m. This Buccs squad has enjoyed a wonderful season in the South-West Munster Conference League in which they suffered just a solitary defeat away to UCC as they progressed to an All-Ireland quarter-final.
On paper, they... Read More »
Table Quiz this Thursday March 27th27 days ago
Buccaneers U-14s squad is holding a TABLE QUIZ in The Bounty on this THURSDAY night, March 27th beginning at 8.30 p.m. Entry fee is €40 per team of four. There are loads of prizes on offer on the night so come along and support these young lads.
Run–Athlone30 days ago
10k run in conjunction with Buccaneers Rugby & supporting Special OlympicsRead More »
International match tickets31 days ago
RBS Six Nations champions IRELAND'S Guinness Autumn International fixtures in the Aviva Stadium have been confirmed as follows:-
SOUTH AFRICA Saturday, November 8th. Kick off 5.30 p.m.
GEORGIA Sunday, November 16th. Kick off 2.30 p.m.
AUSTRALIA Saturday, November 22nd. Kick off 4.30 p.m.
In their wisdom, the IRFU require payment for match tickets 8 months in advance! Consequently,... Read More »
TABLE QUIZ33 days ago
CONGRATULATIONS to Ireland on a wonderful performance in Paris that clinched this season’s RBS Six Nations Championship. It was a splendid encounter that went right down to the final move. France were fired up for the first time in this campaign and got some breaks (first penalty and second try both being questionable) so when it... Read More »
Final AIL fixture away to Terenure College
published:4 days ago
Crucial League & Cup fixtures w/e April 13th
published:12 days ago
Another busy weekend of vital fixtures
published:27 days ago
BUSY WEEKEND OF KEY FIXTURES
published:33 days ago
U-14 league final on Saturday
published:37 days ago
BUCCS HOME TO CORINTHIANS IN CONNACHT SHOWDOWN ON FRIDAY NIGHT!
published:41 days ago