Irish Rugby Football Union

Provincial Rugby

Club & Community

Site News


Recent Stories Courtesy of Google News

The Charitable Trust Black Tie Rugby Ball

Jan 19, 2015 • Irish Rugby (press release) (registration)
Join us for the annual Charitable Trust Black Tie ball, on the eve of the RBS 6 Nations clash with France. Friday the 13th won't be unlucky this year if you book for the IRFU Charitable Trust Black Tie Ball. The night before Valentines Day, the eve of ... More

In Pictures: Leinster Rugby gets go ahead for €20m RDS revamp

Jan 30, 2015 • Irish Independent
Commenting on the significance for the 2023 Rugby World Cup bid, Mr Dawson added: "A newly-developed RDS Arena certainly has the potential to significantly add to the World Cup bid, and we hope to speak to the Irish Rugby Football Union in due course. More

Academy Manager - Ulster Rugby

Jan 9, 2015 • Irish Rugby (press release) (registration)
The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) is the governing body for the sport of rugby union in Ireland. It comprises of four provincial branches of Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster, as well as the national governing body. We are currently seeking a ... More

Women's Six Nations: Irish captain Briggs keen to attract GAA players

Jan 28, 2015 • BBC Sport
New Ireland captain Niamh Briggs says she is keen to see more gaelic footballers follow her example by making the switch to women's rugby. The 30-year-old full-back is preparing to captain the Irish in this year's Women's Six Nations Championship. More

Ireland Rugby World Cup bid underlines the catastrophic state of Irish soccer

Jan 6, 2015 • BackPageFootball
If a single image could sum up the catastrophic state of soccer in Ireland, it would be Enda Kenny, Peter Robinson, Martin McGuinness and Philip Browne, head of the Irish Rugby Football Union, tossing around an oval ball at the unveiling of the all ... More

Kiwi prop named in Ireland Six Nations squad

Jan 22, 2015 • 3News NZ
... chance to fully complete their rehabilitation programs, or get a bit of rest, and others getting the opportunity to push their claims with further game time in the Wolfhounds fixture," Schmidt said in a statement released by the Irish Rugby ... More

IRFU 'Mind Ur Buddy' Club Training Now Bookable

Jan 19, 2015 • Leinster Rugby
The Irish Rugby Football Union and Pieta House today announced the latest training dates and venues for the club focused 'Mind Ur Buddy' mental health and suicide prevention programme which are now available for booking by all clubs. More

Aggression in junior rugby 'increasing risk of brain damage'

Jan 11, 2015 • Irish Independent
Responding to the 'British Medical Journal' article by Mr Carter, the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU), which also made a submission to the committee, said the paediatric neurosurgeon had previously praised the underage guidelines in place in New ... More

Photo Galleries

Video Clips

No video clips have been uploaded.


Irish Rugby Football Union Schedule

January 2015
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Visits to Irish Rugby Football Union: 939