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BUSINESS NETWORKING LUNCH

published:Dec  11   2017

 Buccaneers RFC is hosting a BUSINESS NETWORKING LUNCH in the Sheraton Hotel, Athlone, on Friday, February 2nd at 1.30 p.m. Guest speakers will include Gary McGann (current Chairman Aryzta who has held key roles at Ericsson, Gilbeys, Aer Lingus and Smurfit Kappa), Pat McDonagh (founder and CEO Supermacs) and Kingsley Aikins (founder and CEO Diaspora Matters and previously Enterprise Ireland and CEO American Ireland Fund). This is a key Buccaneers fund-raiser this season and the club looks forward to widespread support for this event.

 

INTERNATIONAL MATCH FOR ATHLONE

 

International rugby returns to Dubarry Park early next year when IRELAND play SCOTLAND in a floodlit Club International fixture at the Athlone stadium on Friday, February 23rd.

 

TABLE QUIZ

 

BUCCANEERS U-17’s squad are holding a TABLE QUIZ in The Bounty on Friday, January 5th at 8 p.m. Teams of four; entry fee €10 adult and €5 for youths. There will be prizes on offer and complimentary finger food. Here’s hoping for good support for this event during the holiday season.

 

CONDOLENCES

 

Deepest sympathy is extended to Turlough O'Connor and family on the death of his father Thomas and to Tommy Kelly and family on the passing of his sister Denise Hurley. 

 

MEMBERSHIP SUBSCRIPTIONS

 

Membership Subscriptions are still due to be paid by quite a number of people including some players and mentors. Payment can now be made electronically or by paying directly to our Administrator Geraldine in the clubhouse or via relevant team managers/coaches.

 

FESTIVE GREETINGS

 

We wish all members, players, mentors, sponsors, supporters and their families a peaceful and happy Christmas and all the best for 2018. We thank you for your continued support throughout the season.

 

WELCOME BACK GAVIN

 

Lovely to see Gavin Schoeman at Buccs game last weekend; how we could have done with him in our pack! Here's wishing Gavin, Maria and their three daughters an enjoyable visit here from their home in South Africa.