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Sunday Rugby

Tuesday 14th November, 2017

Sunday rugby with the Dunbrody Warriors home blitz, hosting De La Salle Palmerston, Seapoint, Cill Dara and Greystones. Gathering 12.30, all volunteers and support welcomed

Lotto results

Monday 13th November, 2017

Lotto Results No winners. 13, 19, 27, 29 bonus 30.jackpot 19400 prize fund 21,000 match three 500

New Ross v Newbridge Match Report

Sunday 12th November, 2017

Sunday was cold but bright in Southknock for the visit of Newbridge who were one place above New Ross at the beginning of this round of Leinster League fixtures. The visitors got off to the better start converting a penalty with barely 4 minutes on the clock. Two minutes later, Newbridge had an...

U15s Win

Sunday 12th November, 2017

The U15s had a fine win over West Offaly in Allianz Park today by 25 to 21. Danny Glennon, who was fleet of foot, scored the first try, dancing past the opposition. This was cancelled out by West Offaly who scored two converted tries. Again Danny Glennon was on hand to score a second try following a great...

Youth Fixtures

Friday 10th November, 2017

The confirmed Youth fixtures for this weekend are as follows; Gorey v U17 Home KO 11:00 Saturday Newbridge v 18s Home KO 11:00 Saturday West Offaly v U15s Home KO 11:45 Sunday Please support the teams!!!!

Match Report

Sunday 05th November, 2017

Carlow travelled to Southknock on Sunday as Div 2A leaders and hoping to retain and extend their lead. However, it was 3rd placed New Ross who had the better of the early exchanges steadily controlling play before a scintillating exhibition of skill involving Gavin Mernagh picking up from the tail...

The Minis Coaches had a fantastic session on Saturday morning with Ben Armstrong of Leinster Rugby. The coaches learned a lot from him and New Ross RFC really appreciate his input.

New Ross U15 V Tullow

Monday 30th October, 2017

U15s played Tullow away in the South East league on Saturday. The final score of 36 to 5 did not reflect the efforts of the New Ross players throughout the game. Danny Glennon got our only try, The forward pack dominated the scrum and line out and we spent considerable time on the Tullow line without...

On Monday 6th at November 7pm @ GCC for about 1.5hrs Ben Armstrong - Leinster CRO for the south east will be holding a session for all Youths Coaches. The format will be 20 mins in a classroom and then the remaining time on the pitch. It is important that all coaches make an effort to attend as hopeful Ben...

Match Report

Sunday 22nd October, 2017

New Ross RFC firsts and seconds travelled to Edenderry on Sunday for a potentailly very awkward LL Div 2A clash. At half time the Seconds were 3 0 down but had been playing very well. Edenderry doubled the lead shortly after the break but Sam Prendergast then opened the Ross scoring with a try. Over to...

New Ross v West Offaly

Saturday 21st October, 2017

The under 15s traveled to West Offaly today despite the weather. The final score was 31 to 12 to West Offaly but it did not reflect the competitive nature of the contest. For long periods of the game New Ross rained down on the West Offaly line. Hurricane Brian O Shea was to the forefront. New Ross forward...

Youth Fixtures

Friday 20th October, 2017

The confirmed Youth fixtures for the 21/10/2017 are as follows; Navan Leinster U17 Youth Premier/Division 1 Qualifier B Away KO 12 Bus leaving rugby club @ 8-30 West Offaly Leinster U15 Youth Group C Away KO 12 Bus leaving rugby club @ 8-00 Gorey Leinster U16 Girls Prem/D1 Qualifier B Away KO 12 by car...

U17 New Ross v Naas

Sunday 15th October, 2017

U17 Leinster League New Ross 19 v Naas 50 New Ross U17's hosted Naas in the Leinster League yesterday. This was New Ross's biggest test and while there might have been a foregone conclusion that Naas would walk this game, this was dismissed. The first half was a one-sided contest with Naas...

New Ross v Cill Dara Match Report

Sunday 15th October, 2017

Leinster League business continued in Southknock on Sunday with the visit of Cill Dara. The match kicked off in dull and damp conditions with Cill Dara first on the scoreboard from a penalty after 10 minutes prior to which New Ross had missed a chance of their own. In an error strewn next 25 minutes...

Fashion Show

Friday 13th October, 2017

Brandon House rivalled London Fashion Week on Thursday as a large crowd attended New Ross RFC's first ever fashion show. The event was organised by Deborah McGrath, Debbie Quinn, Fiona Sutton and Ursula Quirke and it was evident that the ladies left no stone unturned in their efforts to arrange...

U15s New Ross

Monday 09th October, 2017

The under 15s traveled to Wexford on Sunday for their first outing of the year with a depleted squad through sickness and injury. They were beaten by a strong finishing Wexford team 29 to 17. New Ross started strongly with the forwards and back combining well to retain possession through many phases....

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...

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...


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