TAG RUGBY SUMMER LEAGUE ON THURSDAY EVENINGS | News | Buccaneers Rugby Football Club Athlone

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published:May  27   2019

The Tag Rugby Summer League gets under way in earnest at Dubarry Park on this Thursday night with the action starting at 6.30 p.m. You do not have to have had any rugby playing experience to participate as this is a non-contact fun sport. Squads of 12 players is recommended. Matches are seven a side, three of whom must be female on pitch during matches. Registration can be done online on www.irfu.com  For further local information, phone Yvonne at 0860488090 or Billy 0878196476. The green area adjacent to the car park at Dubarry Park is the only area available for training/practice.




‘Give It A Try’ for girls aged 10 to 14 continues at the club on Saturday mornings from 11 a.m. Numbers are growing at this “introduction to rugby course” so it is not too late to come along. No previous playing experience is required. Cost of the course is only €10 so why not pop along on Saturday.


Best of luck


Best wishes are extended to all our young players and members who are sitting examinations about this time.




Congrats to Patrick O’Meara and Ted Carty who this week take up office as President of Buccaneers RFC and President of Connacht Rugby respectively. Here’s wishing them both successful seasons. Well done too to Robbie Henshaw and Leinster on their PRO14 success.




Deepest sympathy is extended to Conor Carr and family on the death of his brother Kerry.