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Great New Coaching Opportunity.

Great New Coaching Opportunity Ashbourne Rugby Club for a person who wants to help build something special From The Ground Up! Girls section up and running and now we need help to transition this into a successful Women’s section at the club. All th

Survey Input Required.

There is an an IRFU Youth Council project that we have been asked to let people know about. The Council have developed a survey aimed at those aged 14-24, to find out more about their experiences of the pandemic. The responses will be collated to form a d

Code of Conduct – Our Commitment.

Every Now and then it is good to remember that we Ashbourne Rugby Club are totally committed to the IRFU Code of Conduct   This equally applies to both underage levels as well as adult levels so as players, parents, coaches and supporters this applies to

IRFU Insurance Programme.

As part of an awareness programme been rolled out by the IRFU clubs are asked to share the below link to the IRFU Insurance page so both members and parents can view the policies in place. All clubs have to available of the mandatory insurance per team in

Safegaurding at Ashbourne RFC.

Ashbourne RFC is committed to providing a safe environment for all our underage children. With this in mind we would like to draw your attention to the IRFU Child Safegaurding Statement and one we have adopted and support. We have also adopted the IRFU

Family Fun Day 4th of September.

This is our 3rd Annual Family Fun Day and another great day will be had in Ashbourne RFC It starts at 2pm It is also the official kick off of the new season with both Mini and Youth registration taking part during the day All new members are welcome and p

Bereavement Notice.

The death occurred on Friday of Maura Murphy, mother of long time club member, player and coach Diarmuid Murphy and former Hon Secretary of the club Patrick. Details of the arrangements are attached and the club would like to offer our condolences to the

Ashbourne U7’s Local Derby.

Ashbourne U7’s continued their travels last Sunday, with a short trip over the road to Ratoath RFC Senior Team. We were blessed with 20 eager lads showing up to take on our neighbouring hosts, who managed to get 2 teams together. With the extra numbers

Ashbourne and the Spencer Cup.

Ashbourne RFC and the Spencer Cup Ashbourne take on DLSP in the Spencer Cup Final at Monkstown RFC, at Sydney Parade in Sandymount. We kick off at 8.00pm and it should be a great game with two teams that have played one another already three times this se

Death of David Dagger.

The Club was sadden to hear about the death of David Dagger, former player and son of long time club stalwarts Mick and Marie. Any death is sad but that of a young man with a wife and young family iis even sadder. On behalf of Ashbourne RFC we wish to ext

Good Weekend For Under 13’s.

  Ashbourne RFC U13 squad followed up on their great win at Ratoath last week with a well deserved 12-7 home win against a strong Clondalkin side on Sunday morning. Superbly led by No 8 Sam Ennis Ashbourne started with a strong win and led 12- 0 at h

Busy Weekend for Mini’s.

A lot activity this weekend with various mini teams travelling to various location There was great wins for the Ashbourne U9s on their visit to Suttonians on Sunday morning. Our under 11’s were in Donnybrook playing Old Wesley and were used toppling

Away Day to Navan for Under 7’s!.

Ashbourne’s U7’s travelled up to Navan early Sunday morning for their first away match of 2016 and fielded 2 teams that each played 2 teams from the hosting club. Having got used to the astro surface in Ashbourne it took both Ashbourne teams a little

Meath and Fingal Business Lunch – Friday Next.

The Meath and Fingal Business networking lunch promoted by Ashbourne RFC is scheduled to take place next Friday, February 12th at Kettles Hotel and is shaping up to be an enjoyable event.   Tayto Park’s Raymond Coyle is the guest speaker with former ru

Ashbourne Progress to 2nd Round of Provincial Towns Cup.

Ashbourne progressed to the 2nd round of the Provincial Towns Cup with a 26 point to 8 win over neighbours Boyne.   Ashbourne have drawn Wicklow away in the next round and this game will be played on Sunday the 21st of February with a 3.00pm kick off

All Ireland Junior Cup Final at Ashbourne RFC.

(Extract from IRFU Website) It has been confirmed that the Ulster Bank All-Ireland Junior Cup final between Enniscorthy and Instonians will take place at Ashbourne Rugby Club on Saturday, February 6 (kick-off 2.30pm). Enniscorthy are aiming to lift the t

Business Networking Lunch.

Inaugural Meath and Fingal Business Networking Lunch Where: In Kettles Country Hotel, Rolestown When: 12th February 2016Ashbourne RFC will be hosting a lunch on Friday 12th of February, 2016.We are delighted that Mr Raymond Coyle of Largo Foods and Tayto

Ashbourne Draw Boyne 2nds at Home in Provincial Towns Cup.

Ashbourne drew Boyne 2nds in the 1st round of the Provincial Towns Cup at the draw on Saturday in the Ballsbridge Hotel. Ashbourne were actually first out of the draw once the byes had been drawn, and will meet near neighbours Boyne in the 1st round on th

Goggles In Rugby Q&A.

There has been much discussion on this subject and we have been asked by the IRFU to post the following Q&A on the matter for your attention. Ashbourne RFC is affiliated to the IRFU and are thus the guiding body for our sport and we as a club are boun