Congratulations to Noel Liston who was elected Honorary Secretary for Newbridge RFC at the August Executive Committee meeting. Noel is a relatively new member to our club and was elected to the Executive at last May's AGM.
To Join the LOTTO contact ENDA BOHAN >>> firstname.lastname@example.org or 086 2597214
Click HERE to go to Lotto Results page
Congratulations to Cameron English of Newbridge RFC's Under 17 who played for Leinster Under 17s on Saturday 19th August against Vancouver.
*** Well done Cam ***
A range of Newbridge RFC club gear is available locally at our club retail partners G Sports Newbridge. G Sports is located at Langton Cross, just across from McLoughlin Oil. Customer parking is available at the rear of the premises. You can contact Andy Grovesoves and his staff on (045) 437 579 .
Click HERE to go to SHOP page.
In Rosetown, starting next Monday 21st August, Newbridge RFC will be holding a Summer Rugby Camp for Girls and Boys aged between 6 and 12 years. RUGBYCAMPS.IE will run the camp again this year from Monday 21st to Friday 25th August. The link for info/registration and payment is https://www.eventbrite.com/e/newbridge-rfc-minis-summer-camp-tickets-34233583570?aff=eac2
This event always provides a fun week for the kids and feedback from last year has been very good.
Newbridge RFC is very pleased to confirm Derek Dowling as its Head Coach for the season ahead. Derek is a former coach of Newbridge RFC and we are delighted to have him back involved. He has recently been Forwards/Scrum Coach with the American Eagles Senior Men's XV and IRFU Elite Scrum coach with the Irish Women's team helping them win the 2016 Six Nations.
He is also heavily involved with the Leinster Under 19s and Schools as a scrum technician. He brings a wealth of experience and we look forward to a successful season ahead. Welcome back Derek ! ! !
Mon 21st Aug NRFC Summer Camp in Rosetown
>>> Girls & Boys 6 to 12 years
>>> 21st to 25th August
Sat 26th Aug Womens World Cup 2017 Finals
>>> 7th Place - Ireland v Wales
>>> Kingspan Stadium KO 2.00pm
Sat 2nd Sept Minis Training recommences
>>> Rosetown at 10.00am
Sat 9th Sept Hosie Cup Blitz (1st XV)
>>> Rosetown at tba
Sat 9th Sept Newbridge RFC's Club Open Day
>>> Rosetown - Activites & Times tba
Training for Newbridge RFC Seniors continues every Tuesday and Thursday evening at 7.30pm in Rosetown. New players are welcome. To read more about Newbridge Seniors click HERE and go to Seniors News page.
Click HERE to see Newbridge's 2017/18 Leinster League Division 2A Fixtures.
On Tuesday 22nd August at the Kinspan Stadium Ireland lost to Australia and disappointingly will now contest the 7th Place Play- off against Wales. This match is in the Kingspan Stadium on Saturday 26th August with a 2.00pm kick off. The final, to be contested in the Kinspan Stadium on 26th at 7.45pm, will be between England and New Zealand, the two outstanding teams in the competition
More information on this exciting tournament is available at :- http://www.rwcwomens.com/
Boys and Girls Mini Rugby will be starting up again on Saturday 2nd September in Rosetown at 10.00am.
Before that starting on Monday 21st August for 5 days, Newbridge RFC are running a Summer Rugby Camp for Girls and Boys aged between 6 and 12 years. See News item on this page.
Click HERE for more Minis News
We have added the following document "Conduct of Members Policy Handbook". This policy was initially developed in 2010 and has been recently updated in April 2017.
Go to "INFO" then "POLICES" or click HERE to see the following :-
1. IRFU Child Welfare (under review)
2. Newbridge RFC Rules and Constitution
3. Newbridge RFC Conduct of Members Policy Handbook
All feedback welcome ......
During 2016/17 season Newbridge RFC is sponsored by a number of organisations including :-
>>> Whitewater Shopping Centre
>>> TRI Equestrian
Click HERE to see more.
Under 17 and Under 18 training has recommenced on Wednesday evenings in Rosetown.
Training for Under 14/15 starts on Tuesday 29th August at Rosetown. Training will be from 7.00pm to 8.30pm. Training will continue each Tuesday and Thursday with matches on Saturdays starting from mid-September. All existing experienced players and/or boys thinking of starting Rugby for the first time are welcome. Also, if any parents of these age groups are interested in helping out with teams this year, please contact Tony Kavanagh on 087 3429099.
Watch out for news of Under 13 training.
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