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Meet the Member - Jared Dunbar

Sunday 16th October, 2016

Name: Jared DunbarNickname: Jerry/GrandadFav food/music: Roast lamb/All sorts and I'm a bangin DJFav Quote: "Did he fire six shots or only five?" Well to tell you the truth in all this excitement I kinda lost track myself. But being this is a .44 Magnum, the most powerful handgun in the world and...

Warriors blitz rugby

Sunday 09th October, 2016

The Dunbrody Warriors, New Ross RFC's inclusive rugby team for people with disabilities, hosted the very first blitz for other inclusive rugby teams of its kind in the South-East on Sunday. Teams travelled from Seapoint RFC (Seagulls), Westmanstown RFC (Taggers) and De La Salle...

Meet the Member - Steve Roche

Sunday 09th October, 2016

NameSteve Roche NicknameI never really had a nickname to be honest although I have been called “cider steve” on occasion Favourite Food/MusicItalian hands down!I grew up in the middle of Oasis’s take off so I was into them however I think i was born the the wrong era as my usual cds in the car tend...

Warriors blitz

Sunday 02nd October, 2016

The Dunbrody Warriors will notch up another historical first when they host their first inclusive tag rugby blitz in Allianz Park on Sunday, October 9th with a start time scheduled for 12.00. It is anticipated that up to 5 other clubs will attend to participate in a festival of fun a celebration and...

Meet the member - Michael Bailey

Saturday 01st October, 2016

Name; Michael BaileyNick name; "El Presidente". Favourite food; Shtake and Shpuds.Favourite Quote; "The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits" Albert Einstein. Hobbies; Reading, rowing, cooking, quizzes, full contact embroidery.Have been with the club 30...

Meet the member Shane Roche

Tuesday 06th September, 2016

In this section, which we hope to run as a regular feature, you will have the opportunity to meet some of our members and find out a bit more about them. Our roving reporter will be out and about armed with a notebook and a series of probing questions and will publish (suitably edited) details hereWe kick...

New Ross RFC Senior Squad are running a raffle to part fundraise a tour to Scotland. 1st prize is a signed framed Ireland jersey! Draw will take place next Sunday 28th Feb in the clubhouse after our last home LL game vs Railway Union. Prizes include 42" LG TV, 3 month Brandon House Gym membership for...

Split the Pot Winner this week.....

Monday 15th February, 2016

This week's Split the Pot winner is Patrick Murphy. He wins €235. Congratulations Patrick. Please support Split The Pot as you will be supporting 4 local clubs including New Ross RFC and a community project. Our group is purchasing a defibrillator for public use in New Ross. We have added...

Recycling Fundraiser this Sat @ Club House

Thursday 11th February, 2016

Recycling Fundraiser. Drop any unwanted clothes etc up to the Clubhouse this coming Sat. Please spread the word

First Split the Pot Draw!

Monday 08th February, 2016

The first split the pot draw took place tonight. The winner is Nuala Carthy. She won€390. New Ross RFC received almost €80 this week together with the three other local clubs and the local community who received the same amount. Dont forget to put your envelope in for next draw which...

Anyone interested in becoming a Referee?

Wednesday 03rd February, 2016

Hi Folks, anyone interested in becoming a referee we need more refs to come on board in our club. We have an Affiliate Referees Course next Monday the 8th of Feb in IT Carlow it is a 2.5 hour course so we will run it from 7pm till 9.30pm. The course will be held in the lecture room beside the high...

Announcing a new venture

Wednesday 27th January, 2016

Split the pot is a collaboration with New Ross Boat Club, New Ross Swimming Club and St Joseph's Athletic Club to raise funds for each club and for a community project. The idea is simple. Place 2euro in the envelope and write your name and phone number on it and place in the box. The first draw...

Sports Capital Funding

Thursday 15th October, 2015

2015 SPORTS CAPITAL PROGRAMMEWe are pleased to advise that a grant of €110,000-00 has been provisionally allocated to New Ross RFC under the above programme.The allocation is specifically to assist the club in the addition of two new dressing rooms, showers and toilets at South...

Open Day for RWC QF

Thursday 15th October, 2015

SUPPORT TADHG AND THE BOYS IN GREENOPEN DAY IN NEW ROSS RFC SUNDAY 18TH OCTOBERClub house opens at 11-30am with Kick Off at 1-00pm.Free breakfast bap, tea and coffeeFree bouncy castle, soft drinks and crisps for the kids.Two televisions available in the Club House, including a...

Win Cash!! And prove you know your rugby

Saturday 05th September, 2015

If you think you know your rugby, why not take part in our Last Man Standing competition designed around the Rugby World Cup at You could win a chunk of cash if you can get your predictions...

Firsts 2015-2016 SEL fixtures

Monday 27th July, 2015

30 Aug New Ross v Carlow 13 Sept Enniscrthy v New Ross20 Sept New Ross v Kilkenny

Youths Players of the Year announced

Monday 18th May, 2015

On Sunday, New Ross RFC had a very large crowd in attendance for the Annual Minis and Youths Awards in Allianz Park. Luckily, the rain held off until just after the official proceedings were complete allowing the kids to have good fun on the Fergus Kent manicured pitches. Lenster's Tadhg Furlong was...

IRFU SAFE rugby course

Tuesday 12th May, 2015

New Ross was the first club in Ireland to run the IRFU SAFE rugby course in 2013 and now becomes the first club to renew this important programme when 22 participants from the Club gather in Allianz Park on Sunday 17 May. The programme of sports first aid, CPR and defibrillator training will be...

Nigel Owens tickets now available

Monday 11th May, 2015

The long awaited release of tickets for An evening with Nigel Owens to take place in Brandon House Hotel on July 4th has happened today.There is huge interest in this event so don't delay in getting your ticket or you are likely to be disappointed. They are priced at €20 and a great night's...

Youth and minis Awards evening

Monday 11th May, 2015

The annual NRRFC youth and mini awards will take place in Allianz Park on Sunday, May 17th commencing at 18.00.The players of the year from U13, U15, U17A, U17B, U19, U1 ladies and U18 ladies will be announced on the evening as well as various medal presentations to both minis and youths.Leinster's...


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