From Rope Walk to Bowhill – A History of Rugby in Balbriggan


On Friday May 2oth Balbriggan RFC launched their book ‘From Rope Walk to Bowhill’.  The night was a great celebration for the club with hundreds of people in attendance, from former players, to currents players, and also descendents of… Continue reading

Autumn Internationals

Tickets for the Autumn internationals must be ordered no later than Wed 25 May. Ticket prices are below.

Orders and queries to

Guinness Series 2016

Description    New Zealand    Australia   Canada
               €              €           €

Premium Level  125            105         55

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Leinster Rugby Summer Camp

The Leinster Rugby Summer Camp is taking place at Balbriggan RFC this year, from Monday July 4th – Friday July 8th. Last years camp in Balbriggan was one of the largest in Leinster and was a huge success. There is… Continue reading

Update on Club Development

Balbriggan RFC welcomes the announcement earlier today by Minister James Reilly of the award of an additional grant to the Club of €500K. Club President David McFadden commented as follows.

‘The Club is delighted to receive this additional funding from… Continue reading

Balbriggan v Ardee in Jenkinson Cup Final

Balbriggan’s IXV played in the Jenkinson Cup final on Sunday April 10th against Ardee. The match was played at Boyne RFC. Balbriggan kicked off the scoring with a penalty scored by Jay Mullen. A further penalty soon after gave Balbriggan… Continue reading

U14 Leinster League Plate Champions

CHAMPIONS! – Balbriggan’s U14’s won the Leinster Plate final today. It was a great match against a very good Athy side. Patrick Ryan scored the opening try, followed by a try from Aitzol King, which was followed by another try… Continue reading

Friday night Fixtures

Balbriggan RFC’s U12’s are playing Dubai Hurricanes on Friday April 1st at the club grounds. KO 7pm. Our neighbours, Skerries U12’s will also play.
Balbriggan’s IIXV play Dundalk at home in the first round of the Dunne Cup. KO 8pm.

Provincial Towns Seconds Cup Fixture

Balbriggan’s IXV play away to Enniscorthy this Saturday, March 26th in the second round of the Provincial Towns Seconds Cup. KO 6pm. All support welcome.

Balbriggan v New Ross – Play Off Match Report

Balbriggan 15 New Ross 41

Balbriggan ran out of gas on Sunday in their league play off against New Ross. The final score flatters the winners but Balbriggan giving themselves a handicap of 26 points in the first half left… Continue reading

Willie Sheridan RIP

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Willie Sheridan, the father of our friend and clubman Damien Sheridan. Mr. Willie Sheridan passed away on March 8, 2016 after a short illness. Our thoughts are with his wife… Continue reading