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Pat Lam: Ireland call-ups a boost for rugby in Connacht
Oct 23, 2014 • The Sport ReviewSo often the poor relations in Irish rugby, once seen as a mere development club by the Irish Rugby Football Union, Connacht have enjoyed a promising start to the Guinness PRO12 season and, after the opening six rounds, are fifth in the league ... More
Neil Doak named Ulster coach with Les Kiss to return after World Cup
Oct 7, 2014 • BBC SportKiss will leave the Ulster interim role next week but will return next October. The Irish Rugby Football Union made Kiss available to Ulster in July after previous coach Anscombe was sacked a couple of weeks after the surprise departure of previous ... More
Father Of Rugby Death Teen Makes Safety Plea
Oct 5, 2014 • MSN UKBenjamin's death has also led to concussion awareness programmes being implemented by the Irish Rugby Football Union and by schools in Northern Ireland. Mr Robinson believes rugby has begun to address the issue of concussion more than many other ... More
'Zero tolerance' approach to concussion in sport needed
Oct 9, 2014 • Irish TimesDr Rod McLoughlin, head of medical services at the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) said education was at the heart of cultural change within rugby circles in Ireland. “We need to aspire to where concussion is considered a serious injury with player ... More
Stuart Lancaster's new deal removes distractions on road to World Cup
Oct 1, 2014 • The Guardian (blog)Long-term contracts à la Alan Pardew, Arsène Wenger and Brian Ashton (once signed on a six-year deal by the Irish Rugby Football Union) do not necessarily guarantee success. Not many will be queueing up to salute the RFU's masterstroke should ... More
IMMA is part of our soul, it is not just a political tool
Sep 27, 2014 • Irish IndependentMy particular qualifications, though, would have been a joke had I been appointed to the board of the GAA or the Irish Rugby Football Union. I don't have the slightest interest in any kind of team field sport. If anybody queried my qualifications for ... More
Ben Robinson's father calls for concussion education following son's death at ...
Sep 30, 2014 • BBC NewsHis death has led to concussion awareness programmes being organised by schools in Northern Ireland and the Irish Rugby Football Union. Ben's parents feel that warnings need to be given to all pupils, no matter what sport they play, as Chris Buckler ... More
FAI boss John Delaney's €360000 salary slammed as an 'inordinate sum'
Oct 2, 2014 • Irish MirrorSpeaking before PAC, Labour TD Dowds also hit out at the disorganisation of the FAI. He said it was the “least well organised” organisation, compared to the GAA and the Irish Rugby Football Union. Mr Treacy accepted that the club structure in soccer ... More
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