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Connacht v Wasps Ticket information

published:Aug  15

An entertaining and yet competitive contest is in prospect in this all too rare visit by Connacht to Dubarry Park. A big crowd that is anticipated and intending spectators are urged to purchase their tickets in advance, especially the Stand tickets, at

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CONNACHT take on WASPS on Saturday week at Dubarry Park

published:Aug  06

Buccaneers club is gearing up for the first match of the new season which sees Connacht take on Wasps in what should be a quality friendly at Dubarry Park on Saturday week, August 18th. Kick off is 3 p.m. It will be Connacht’s first game under new head coach Andy Friend and Wasps, who finished third in the English Premiership, will provide stiff opposition. The visitors, who will play in holders Leinster pool in the forthcoming Champions Cup, are backboned by a plethora of top-class international players from all over the globe. A big physical, pacey squad, they should prove a massive attraction at the Athlone venue.

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Bridie Cooney RIP

published:Jul  21

Pat’s wife Bridie has passed away unexpectedly.

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GANLY'S July Giveaway 2018

published:Jul  19

Click on to Ganly's July Giveaway 2018  to check their 12 page brochure of super offers this weekend. 

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published:Jul  16

Best wishes are extended to Jordan Conroy and his Ireland teammates who compete in the World Cup Sevens finals in San Francisco next weekend. Ireland face Chile in their opening match on Friday.

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published:Jul  09

Buccaneers annual Golf Classic takes place in just two weeks’ time at Glasson Golf Hotel & Country Club on Wednesday, July 25th. There are a small number of slots still available. Four players per team. Contact Geraldine at 0861732711 to enter.

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published:Jun  08

Opening the Annual General Meeting of Buccaneers Rugby Football Club, outgoing President Tom Meagher welcomed a sizeable attendance to the AGM held recently in The Bounty. He thanked the members for honouring him as President and he “enjoyed his time in office” despite a challenging season for the Senior squad and “a very difficult year financially for the club”. He thanked all committee members, coaches and managers, players and parents and the support of his wife Bree and family. He gratefully noted the continued generosity of our sponsors and patrons but added “we need stronger fundraising by all sections of the club”. He was proud of the successes achieved on the playing fields by so many of Buccs underage teams.

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STAUNTON and CLEARY take top awards at Buccs Gala

published:May  21

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published:May  14


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published:May  07

BUCCANEERS ANNUAL AWARDS GALA, at which the club’s Players of the Year will be honoured, takes place in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone, on Saturday week, May 19th. The club will also fete our players who played on various Ireland teams during the season as well as marking the achievement of our first British & Irish Lion Robbie Henshaw. The Michael Hanley Memorial Perpetual Cup will be presented at the Gala event to the Buccaneers Club Person of the Year. It promises to be a super event and tickets are now on sale from our Administrator Geraldine at 0861732711. Early booking is urged so that numbers attending can be finalised in good time.

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