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BUCCS TRIO ON INTERNATIONAL STAGE

published:Jun  11

It may be June (the supposed off-season!) but three Buccaneers players are currently involved in international action. Topping the bill is Robbie Henshaw who follows up his debut for the British & Irish Lions against the Blues with selection on the Lions starting XV to face the Highlanders this Tuesday. Henshaw is the first Athlonian to wear the famous red jersey and everyone at Buccaneers and in the town and its surrounds are mightily proud of the 23-year-old’s achievements. Here’s hoping his form will earn him a place in the test sides for the much anticipated matches against world champions New Zealand.

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ROBBIE HENSHAW first start for LIONS

published:Jun  06

ROBBIE HENSHAW has been selected on the Lions team to start against the Blues on Wednesday. We wish Robbie the best of luck and hope his performance will earn him selection for the test matches against the colour that really matters....the All Blacks!

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TAG RUGBY ON THURSDAYS

published:May  29

 

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BUCCANEERS AGM BASKS ON SENIORS TRIPLE SUCCESS

published:May  29

Outgoing President Eddie Walsh opened proceedings at Buccaneers Rugby Football Club’s Annual General Meeting held at the club’s premises in The Bounty by welcoming the attendance which was on a par with recent AGM’s. “Life had changed” for him since coming on to the club’s Executive Committee as he reflected on his term of office which proved a “highly successful season”.

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BUCCANEERS RFC SEEK SECONDS COACH

published:May  15

 

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CONROY AND CONLON CHIEF WINNERS AT BUCCS AWARDS EVENT

published:May  15

 

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BUCCANEERS 2016/17 PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARDS ON SATURDAY

published:May  08

BUCCANEERS Awards Gala Ball takes place in the Athlone Sheraton Hotel on this Saturday May 13th starting at 7.30 p.m. Tickets are keenly priced at €40 per person and should be purchased in advance of what promises to be a very enjoyable occasion.

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BUCCANEERS 2016/17 PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARDS ON SATURDAY

published:May  08

BUCCANEERS Awards Gala Ball takes place in the Athlone Sheraton Hotel on this Saturday May 13th starting at 7.30 p.m. Tickets are keenly priced at €40 per person and should be purchased in advance of what promises to be a very enjoyable occasion.

The adult team Player of the Year Awards are incorporated in this black tie event and the following players (in alphabetical order) have been nominated in the respective categories:- SENIOR:- JORDAN CONROY, ALAN GAUGHAN, KOLO KIRIPATI. SECONDS:- RORY GRENHAM, JAMES O’CONNELL. U-20s:- ROSS COOPER, DEAN McMAHON. WOMENS:- SABINA EGAN, SARAH KELLY, LORNA STUART-TRAINOR.

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published:May  05

“ Athlone 7’s in the City” at home of Buccaneers on May 20th

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“ Athlone 7’s in the City” at home of Buccaneers on May 20th

published:May  05

“Athlone 7’s in the City” takes place at Dubarry Park on Saturday, May 20th. This is the fifth year that this event is being staged in the home of Buccaneers. Originally an all-female sevens tournament, its growing popularity meant that a Mens event has also taken place for the past two summers.

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