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Give Girls Rugby a Try with Longford RFC

Thursday 17th June, 2021



Did you know that Women’s Rugby is one of the largest growing team sports world wide? If you are interested in learning what is about why not ‘Give It a Try’ through the IRFUs Canterbury Give It a Try programme? If you are a girl aged between 8-18 we would love to welcome you to...

Longford RFC Club News 03/05/2021

Monday 03rd May, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Longford RFC Virtual 5 KM Run/WalkThanks to everyone who took part in our virtual 5KM walk/run over the Bank Holiday weekend. A special thanks to everyone who made a donation/sponsored the event, which raised well over €3000 for the...

Longford RFC Club News 26/04/2021

Monday 26th April, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Longford RFC Virtual 5 KM Run/WalkLongford RFC is holding a virtual 5KM walk/run this weekend from 1st May to 3rd May (May Bank holiday weekend) to raise funds for the club. Like all other clubs, the COVID-19 pandemic has severely restricted...

Longford RFC Club News 19/04/2021

Monday 19th April, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Longford RFC Virtual 5 KM Run/WalkLongford RFC is holding a virtual 5KM walk/run from 1st May to 3rd May (May Bank holiday weekend) to raise funds for the club. Like all other clubs, the COVID-19 pandemic has severely restricted fundraising...

Longford RFC Club News 12/04/2021

Monday 12th April, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com The return of club rugbyThis week we have great news. After canvassing players, coaches and parents it has been agreed to return to rugby training as soon as possible. Everyone is exceptionally keen to get back out on the pitch! Based on the...

Longford RFC Club News 29/03/2021

Tuesday 30th March, 2021



Rugby DigestThe 2021 Six Nations ended with a cracking match between France and Scotland on Friday night past. The match was rescheduled to this date after a Covid outbreak in the French camp earlier in the Championship. The match was anything but a dead rubber with France able to secure a first Six...

Longford RFC Club News 22/03/2021

Monday 22nd March, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Rugby DigestIreland produced their best performance of the Andy Farrell era in comfortably beating England to sign off their 2021 Six Nations campaign with three wins from five starts. The 32-18 score line did not adequately reflect...

Longford RFC Club News 15/03/2021

Monday 15th March, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Rugby DigestIreland secured their second win of their 2021 Six Nations campaign when they just edged Scotland in a game where they were 14 points up at one stage in the second half. It was all down to Johnny Sexton, who was imperious from the tee...

Longford RFC Club News 08/03/2021

Monday 08th March, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Rugby DigestThe final rest weekend of the Six Nations took place on the weekend past. However, two provincial derbies took place with Connacht visiting Munster and Leinster travelling to Ravenhill to take on Ulster. Even though all sides...

Longford RFC Club News 01/03/2021

Monday 01st March, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Rugby DigestIt was another very interesting weekend of the Six Nations rugby. Ireland put a woeful Italy easily to the sword and rediscovered some of their ‘Va Va Voom’, Wales put one over on the old enemy, helped by some...

Longford RFC Club News 22/02/2021

Monday 22nd February, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Rugby DigestThe weekend past was a rest weekend as far as the Six Nations was concerned. However, the PRO 14 had a full round of games, with the Irish provinces all enjoying wins. Munster are all but guaranteed a final appearance where they lead...

Longford RFC Club News 15/02/2021

Friday 19th February, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Rugby DigestAs the snow melted in Ireland, we had another great weekend of Six Nations rugby, great from a neutral’s perspective but not so from an Irish one. England scored their inevitable win over an Italy side who now have lost 29...

Longford RFC Club News 08/02/2021

Monday 08th February, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Rugby DigestThankfully in the absence of all other rugby the 2021 Six Nations kicked off on weekend past, albeit with no fans as has become the new norm. It was great to see some competitive rugby during these tough times. The result of the...

Longford RFC Club News 02022021

Tuesday 02nd February, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Domestic rugby competitions finished for the seasonThe inevitable decision was made during the week by the IRFU to cancel the rest of this seasons Men’s and Women’s All Ireland League (AIL) League competitions due to the...

Longford RFC Club News 25/01/2021

Monday 25th January, 2021



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Light at the end of the tunnelWe were all hoping that we would be back playing rugby by now but unfortunately Covid had other ideas. At the moment the only rugby activities that are going ahead are at a professional level with the Pro 14 still...

Longford RFC Club News 21/12/2020

Monday 21st December, 2020



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Merry Christmas and a Happy New YearThe President and Board of Longford RFC would like to wish all our players, members and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Covid free 2021. It has been a tough year for everyone especially due to us not being...

Longford RFC Club News 14/12/2020

Monday 14th December, 2020



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Senior Rugby Match/Training UpdateAt the moment the latest indications are that subject to Government guidelines competitive rugby might be back at all levels from the second weekend in January. However, at the moment there are no details...

Longford RFC News 07122020

Monday 07th December, 2020



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Thank YouA big thank you to all our members and friends that bought tickets for the IRFU Your Club Your Country raffle. We managed to raise nearly €7500 in less than 6 days, which is phenomenal for a club of our size. Like all clubs we have...


Your Club Your Country DrawPlease support Longford RFC by buying a ticket for IRFU YCYC draw with the chance to win fabulous prizes (see below). Each ticket is €10 with 100% of funds going to LRFC. Tickets are only available online this year and close this Sunday December 6th at 3PM, so get yours...

Longford RFC Club News 23/11/2020

Tuesday 01st December, 2020



By Tommy Butler Longford RFC PRO lrfconnects@gmail.com Senior Rugby Match/Training UpdateWe finally have some good news, with the relaxing of restrictions Senior Rugby training can resume this week albeit with extra restrictions and Covid safety measures. We look forward to seeing all our...







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