Events category listing 22 | Buccaneers Rugby Football Club Athlone

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published:Jan  21

In association with ELECTRIC IRELAND, IRELAND again play their U-20 Six Nations Championship matches in Dubarry Park, Athlone, this season. This year the two big powerhouses of European rugby provide the opposition. First up will be champions England on Friday, February 8th, while France arrive on Friday, March 8th. Tickets for these hugely-anticipated matches go on sale later this week. Meanwhile, Buccaneers RFC is hosting pre-match functions in The Bounty for both games with pre-match     3-course dinner at 5 p.m. on both occasions. Wine will also be served and patrons will have a reserved seat in the stand. All this for just €40 per person which is really solid value. Cost per table of eight persons is €320 or only €600 for both games. Smaller groups can also be catered for.

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U-21s fun fundraiser next Saturday

published:Jan  21

BUCCANEERS U-21 players are holding a fun fundraiser in The Bounty on this Saturday night from 8.30 p.m. A BBQ at only €10 per person gets the proceedings under way before the real business and fun including Karaoke and Waxing begins. Any guys willing to be waxed, especially in this artic weather, deserve to gather whatever sponsorship they can, while it could well be worthwhile to sponsor some of these bravehearts to stop singing when the Karaoke gets into full swing!

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published:Dec  30


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Buccs 5km run, cycle or walk on New Year's eve

published:Dec  28

Buccs New Years Eve 5km Event on Mon 31st 2012

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Connacht Eagles v Cross Keys

published:Dec  04

CONNACHT EAGLES rematch with Cross Keys in the British & Irish Cup is the top fixture at Dubarry Park this weekend. The Welsh team, last season’s runners-up in this tournament, edged the Eagles 17-12 last weekend but the Eagles will be optimistic of overcoming the visitors in Athlone on Saturday. The 2 p.m. kick-off will enable supporters to watch the Heineken Cup matches (particularly Leinster v Clermont Auvergne) afterwards on the big screens at The Bounty.

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Womens Christmas Party this Friday night

published:Nov  12

The annual Buccaneers Ladies Christmas Party takes place in The Bounty on this Friday night, December 7th and it has a topical ’50 Shades of Red’ theme! The event begins with a mulled wine reception at 8 pm and you can continue to “tease your senses” with a 3-course dinner, followed by live entertainment from Terry & Bianca Benson. Santa will make an appearance on the night so please bring a small gift. In keeping with tradition, players from the Senior squad will be on hand to ‘wait and serve’ the ladies. This is usually a very enjoyable occasion with much banter and craic. Kindly contact Geraldine in advance to confirm attendance and/or purchase tickets. Happy Christmas, girls, and thank you for all your help during the season. It is very much appreciated.

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published:Nov  01

Buccaneers Womens squad are holding a TABLE QUIZ in DAN'S TAVERN on this FRIDAY night, November 2nd beginning at 8.30 p.m. Teams of four welcome to participate. Entry fee is €40.

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Connacht Eagles to play Cup games in Dubarry Park, Athlone

published:Oct  08


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published:Sep  27

BUCCANEERS FAMILY DAY incorporates YOUTHS and MINIS REGISTRATION and takes place on this SATURDAY, September 29th from 12.30 pm onwards (after morning coaching sessions conclude).
Games including blitz, obstacle course, bouncing castle & face-painting lined up, mainly for the Minis. Family BBQ for all-comers and admission to the opening game in this season’s Ulster Bank League Division 1B between BUCCANEERS and BALLYNAHINCH is FREE!! Yes, that’s right, FREE!! So come along, enjoy the FAMILY DAY and get behind BUCCS as the season kicks off. BUCCS match is at 2.30 pm.

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All-Ireland League kicks off on Saturday plus Family Day!

published:Sep  26

Buccaneers fixtures this weekend:-Ulster Bank League Division 1B:- BUCCANEERS v BALLYNAHINCH at Dubarry Park, Athlone, on SATURDAY, kick off 2.30 p.m. Match is preceded by FAMILY DAY including Minis & Youths Registration from 12.30 pm. Blitz, obstacle course, bouncing castle, family BBQ all scheduled. Rugby shop open selling Buccs replica gear. Admission is FREE to the big match. Yes, FREE! So come along and support the Buccs.

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