GIRLS' RUGBY News

Saturday 4th November, 2017 -

Win for New Dara Under 14 Girls

Well done to the joint Newbridge & Cill Dara RFC's Under 14 Girls team (pictured below) who had a great win against Arklow on Saturday 4th November. Congratulations to all players, mentors and club officials involved from both Newbridge and Cill Dara as well as the visitors from Arklow.


If you or anyone you know is interested in playing rugby and joining a girls rugby team then come out to Rosetown to learn more. You can also contact our Girls Rugby Co-ordinator Paul Treacey at 086 2624073.​

Girls Youth Rugby

Under 14s (Born 2004 & 2005)

Contact : Paul Treacey  0862624073

Training : Sat 10.00am to 11.15am

                Wed 6.30pm to 7.30pm

Games : Played on Saturdays

Saturday 30th September, 2017 -

Girls Rugby

On Saturday 30th SeptemberNewbridge's Under 10 and Under 12 Girls travelled to Naas - see photographs below. Five Newbridge girls were playing their first rugby match and they did performed brilliantly.
Training continues every Wednesday evening in Rosetown from 6.30pm to 7.30pm. Next up for the Newbridge Girls (U10 & U12) is Athy away next Saturday 7th October at 10.00am.​

Girls Mini Rugby

Under 10s and Under 12s

Contact : Paul Treacey  0862624073

Friday 6th April, 2018 - Girls Rugby Update

Newbridge Under 12 GIrls will participate in the Aviva Leinster Rugby Festival / Blitz tomorrow, Saturday 7th April. This is being held in Tullamore RFC.   Note :- This event is subject to a pitch inspection on Friday (6th) evening at 6.00pm.

Newbridge Under 10 Girls will train in Rosetown as normal at 10.00am on Saturday 7th April.

Sunday 11th March, 2018 - Mini Girls Enjoy Trip to Donnybrook

Newbridge Mini Girls went to Donnybrook on Sunday 11th March to cheer on Ireland Womens team in their 6 Nations match against Scotland. Despite Ireland narrow loss all the girls had a great time including having a photograph taken with Ireland captain Ciara Griffin.

Under 12 Girls Successful at Festival

Newbridge Under 12 GIrls returned from the AVIVA Rugby Festival in Tullamore earlier today undefeated but more importantly they had a fantastic time, while producing some outstanding rugby based on skill, speed and keen awareness of space. Great credit goes to Paul, Laura, Gerard, the whole coaching crew and all the parents who support this group. The players have made great progress in such a short time and are a credit to our Club and all associated with them. Well done all.

​​Click HERE for more on Girls Rugby

Thursday 9th November, 2017 -

Girls Rugby Update

Newbridge Under 10 and Under 12 Girls are away to Naas RFC this Saturday 11th November. Please meeti n Naas RFC at 10.00am for 10.30am kick offs.  Also on Saturday 11th November"New Dara" Under 14 Girls are away at Tullow RFC at 9.30am for a 10.30am kick off.

ALL PLAYERS - Don't forget your Gumshields.

Saturday 28th October, 2017 - Girls Only Rugby Camp in Rosetown

Newbridge Rugby Club are holding a Girls Only Rugby Camp on Tuesday 31st October and Wednesday 1st November in Rosetown. The camp will be from 10.00am until 2.00pm each day and will cost €25. This camp will be for girls aged 8 to 13 and will cater for all levels of experience. It will be a great opportunity for girls to give rugby "A TRY". 

Wednesday 7th February, 2018 - Girls Mini Rugby Update

There will be no training this evening (Wednesday 7th February) for Girls Minis. The next training will be 10.00am on Saturday 10th February in Rosetown. There will be a match on Sunday 11th February for both Girls Under 10s and Under 12s away to Kilkenny. Please meet at Kilkenny RFC at 10.00am. Newbridge Mini Girls welcome all new players.

Saturday 4th November, 2017 - Girls Rugby Update

After the success of the Girls Only Rugby Camp held at Rosetown earlier this week its time to put the training into practice. Newbridge Girls Under 10 and Under 12 play against Athy in Rosetown on Saturday 4th kicking off at 10.30am
Newbridge/Cill Dara (New Dara) Under 14 Girls play a Leinster League match against Arklow RFC also on Saturday. The game is in Cill Dara RFC with a 12.30pm kick off. ​​Below are some photographs from the Girls Only Rugby Camp.

Sunday 11th February, 2018 - Girls U10s & U12s impress at Kilkenny

Newbridge Under 10 and Under 12 Girls travelled to Kilkenny on Sunday morning, 11th February. All the girls played brilliantly and the rugby with superb passing and continuity was great to watch. This Newbridge Girls squad will be a one to watch in the Leinster League next season. Photographs below.

Newbridge Mini Girls welcome all new players.

Thursday 31st August, 2017 - Girls Rugby

There is Tag Rugby for girls aged 9 to 14 in Rosetown each Monday evening at 7.00pm. Players should bring boots and gum shields from now on as we are into the rugby season proper. Support has been very good to date so let's build on that.

Sunday 9th April, 2017 - Girls Under 12 Rugby Blitz Festival at Terenure RFC

On Sunday 9th April Newbridge's Under 12 Girls competed in a Rugby Blitz Festival at Terenure RFC. Another memorable occasion for these players which they all enjoying, whilst also playing some great rugby. Below are photographs of the Under 12 Girls at Terenure.

Friday 9th March, 2018 - Mini Rugby Update - Girls

Newbridge Mini Girls Under 10 and Under 12 sides are in Tullamore on Saturday 10th March for a Blitz.

Saturday 27th January, 2018 - Girls Rugby >>> Give it a Try

On Saturday 27th January, from 2.00pm to 3.30pmNewbridge Rugby Club is holding an open training session for girls aged 8 to 12. The session is being held at the club's ground in Rosetown, Athgarvan. Any girls interested in a new team sport should come along with a parent or guardian, join in the training with existing players, meet the coaches and have a look at the facilities. Rugby is one of the greatest team sports on earth. playing rugby you will discover a talent you never thought exists and you will develop friends for life.
Newbridge currently have over 30 girls playing rugby at the club and most are recently new to the sport. So this is a great time to get involved in this sport at this club, just as we are starting to build new teams at Under 10 and Under 12.

Go  on  give  it  a  TRY

Thursday 23rd March, 2017 - Newbridge Minis to star at Aviva

Newbridge Under 12 Girls Mini team will be taking part in a match against

Kilkenny on 1st April in the Aviva Stadium at half time during the Leinster

v Wasps ERCCQuarter Final. This is a big honour for our Mini Girls which

is well deserved after their hard work. We wish all the players and their

coaches ​every success and enjoyment. WELL DONE 


Newbridge Under 9s together with coaches, parents and supporters are

also attending the Leinster v Wasps ERCC Quarter Final on 1st April

as part of the One Province initiative. There could be as many as 80 in

the group. Look out for the Black & Yellow in the crowd! The Girls are

sure of good "home town" support!


The photograph below shows some of the Newbridge Under 12 Girls who will be playing in the Aviva Stadium against Kilkenny on 1st April :-
Back Row L to R - Elaine Cox (coach), Zara Hurley, Orla Mc Donald, Susannah Hughes, Kate Millar, Lucy Millar, Lauren De Courcey,

                              Olivia Monaghan, Paul Treacey (coach)
Front Row L to R - Rebecca Mc Caffrey, Amelia Berney Treacey, Freya Healy, Alex Connors, Sara Kelly, Megan Jenkins
Not in Picture - Roisin O’ Grady, Erin Healy, Emma Redmond, Amy Rushton

Saturday 9th September, 2017 -

Girls Rugby

On the morning of the Family Fun Day in Rosetown on 9th September Newbridge Girls team had a great first game of the season, a friendly against Naas. Smiles and fun even in the rain! Training is back on Wednesday evenings at 6.30pm and Saturday morning at 10.00am. All girls are very welcome, especially beginners! Newbridge will be running teams for Under 10, Under 12 and Under 14.


Girls Tag Rugby finished up for 2017 on Monday 11th September after a great summer of fun and enjoyment. Well done to all who took part and especially the organisers.​

Saturday 20th January -

Girls Rugby - Minis

​​On Saturday 20th January Newbridge Under 12 Girls travelled to Mullingar to play a Blitz competition.Thanks are due to Mullingar RFC for stepping in and hosting this event after the North Leinster Blitz in Navan RFC was snowed-off on Saturday morning. Newbridge Under 12 Girls had two very enjoyable games against Mullingar and Wicklow. ​​​Click  HERE for Girls Rugby.

Saturday 11th November, 2017 - Another Win for New Dara Under 14 Girls

Well done to the joint Newbridge & Cill Dara RFC's Under 14 Girls team (pictured below) who had another impressive win last Saturday 11th November. The girls travelled to Tullow and enjoyed a very good 51pts to 5 victory against a resolute team. Congratulations to all players, mentors and club officials involved from both Newbridge and Cill Dara and thank you to Tulllow our hosts.


If you or anyone you know is interested in playing rugby and joining a girls rugby team then come out to Rosetown to learn more. You can also contact our Girls Rugby Co-ordinator Paul Treacey at 086 2624073.​

Saturday 14th October, 2017 -

Girls Under 14s

Newbridge Under 14 Girls have combined for the season with Cill Dara and on Saturday 14th October 'New Dara' played their first League match against Portlaoise. There was a lot of great play from the newly formed Under 14 Girls Team. They faced a strong well organised Portlaoise side and they did really well and actually came out best in the second half. Portlaoise eventually won by 30pts to 17. The 'New Dara' girls are only just starting to train and play together, so there is better to come. Well Done to all involved in the team.

Saturday 13th January, 2018 -

Girls Rugby - Youths & Minis

​Newbridge Under 14 Girls who play with members of Cill Dara as New Dara travelled to play Athy on Saturday 13th January in their Leinster League and came away with a creditable draw each team scoring 17 pts. Newbridge are in mid table.


​Also on Saturday in Newbridge College in challenging weather conditions Newbridge Mini Girls, Under 10 and Under 12, played teams from Tullow. See photographs for match action.


Next Saturday 20th January Newbridge Mini Girls teams are away at Navan for a North Leinster Blitz competition.

Saturday 2nd September, 2017 - Girls Rugby

Girls rugby started back on Saturday 2nd September in Rosetown. Newbridge will have Under 10 and Under 12 plus a new Under 14 squad is being developed. This is a great time to get involved with a new sport and a new group of players. Any girls thinking about trying rugby as a team sport should come out. You will be made very welcome by all involved.
Training in Rosetown through September will be on Saturdays at 10.00am and on Wednesdays at 6.30pm. We will also be continuing in Rosetown Girls Tag Rugby on Monday evening at 7.00pm. There will be a Club Open Day on Saturday 9th September. More detail to follow.

Saturday 1st April, 2017 - Newbridge Girls Star at Aviva

4 Unanswered Tries at the Aviva from the mighty

girls of Newbridge   ........... Awesome !!!

On Saturday 1st April Newbridge Under 12 Girls

Minis team played against Kilkenny Girls at half time

during the Leinster v Wasps ERCCQuarter Final.

The Girls had a great time both on and off the pitch. 

WELL DONE to all players, coaches, parents and

supporters.


Saturday 18th November, 2017 - New Dara Under 14 Girls have Narrow Loss

After an impressive start to their season Newbridge & Cill Dara RFC's Under 14 Girls suffered a narrow league loss on Saturday 18th November at home to Wicklow. The visitors won by 22 pts to 17. However the Kildare girls continue to improve their rugby skills and match knowledge. Congratulations to all players, mentors and club officials involved from both Newbridge and Cill Dara and thank you to our visitors from Wicklow.


If you or anyone you know is interested in playing rugby and joining a girls rugby team then come out to Rosetown to learn more. You can also contact our Girls Rugby Co-ordinator Paul Treacey at 086 2624073.​

Thursday 22nd February, 2018 - Girls Mini Rugby Update

Newbridge Under 10 and Under 12 Girls teams are playing in a Blitz this Saturday, 24th February, away in NUIM Barnhall RFC. This club is located in Parsonstown, Leixlip, Co. Kildare, W23 V56N. Please be in Barnhall at 10.00am for a 10.30am start. Photographs below of Girls U10s & U12s at Kilkenny in early February.