We at Castlebar Rugby Club are excited to see the return to rugby and are looking forward to safely and slowly welcoming all our club members back into rugby life at the club. Our Plan - Castlebar RFC Covid-19 Health and Safety Plan 01-07-2020.pdfIrish Rugby have laid out a road map on how to safely and efficiently return to rugby on their website HERE. Read through the stages the IRFU have map out form more information. We will ensure that all requirements and guidelines ar..
Big day of running for The Big Rugby Run from our men's team in an effort to raise funds for Feedtheheroes, who are #FuellingTheFrontline with necessary and nutritious meals!The team ran a total of 102KM between them and donated €630 on behalf of the team!#TheBigRugbyRun in total raised over €40,000 for this great cause with teams across Ireland taking part!
CASTLEBAR BOOK THEIR PLACE IN THE CONNACHT CUP FINAL
March 03, 2020
AFTER AN EPIC BATTLE CASTLEBAR SECURE THEIR PLACE IN THE CONNACHT JUNIOR CUP FINALCASTLEBAR 13MONIVEA 10Castlebar travelled to Monivea on Sunday afternoon to contest the Semi Final of the Connacht Junior Cup. Having beaten Monivea in the Cawley Cup and twice in the J1A league campaign Castlebar arrived with confidence but the game turned out to be closer than anticipated. Monivea started with an attack down the wing and kicked the ball forward to chase and within 2 minutes of the game found them..
Castlebar Rugby Club are looking to host some coaching sessions for all age groups throughout the year, open to everyone!This is to encourage club members to get a deeper understanding around coaching, learn more about the game of rugby and potentially coach some of our teams. Classes are TBC as we're organising numbers to determine how many classes and the levels required. Register your interest HERE We will be in contact with more information shortly.
CASTLEBAR SURVIVE LATE CORRIB ONSLAUGHT TO EARN THEIR PLACE IN THE JUNIOR CUP SEMI-FINALCASTLEBAR 18CORRIB 12On Sunday afternoon last, Corrib and their masses of travelling supporters descended on Cloondeash to take on Castlebar in cold and frosty conditions. Corrib arrived with their confidence at a high, coming off a 61 to 7 point win over last weeks opponents, Old Boys Club (OLBC) to earn a shot at reaching the Semi Final. However it was Castlebar who found themselves on the score board after..
CASTLEBAR PROGRESS TO QUARTER FINALS IN CONNACHT JUNIOR CUPCastlebar welcomed Tuam to Cloondeash on Sunday with the prize being a place in the quarter final of the Connacht Junior Cup. The game was a tightly fought battle between the two teams but after an entertaining contest, Castlebar emerged on top on a score line of 17-14 to earn a place against Corrib next Sunday. The opening score of the game came after 13 minutes with Tuam kicking the ball downfield only for it to be taken in the air ski..
J1A Connacht League | Castlebar V Westport Away 19/20 | Report
January 07, 2020
Castlebar 31 Westport 15Massive bonus point win away for Castlebar. Read more about the game below as Gerry Melly's match report recaptures the game.CASTLEBAR TAME THE WESTPORT BULLS Of all the Junior rugby fixtures in the J1A league, no fixture creates as much rivalry and interest as the meeting of near neighbours Castlebar and Westport. On Saturday evening under lights a large crowd assembled in Carrowholly to watch the latest battle take place. In their first meeting this season back at t..
Castllebar 18 Monivea 13A hard fought win at home for Castlebar see them go to 4th in the league table. Tries came from Barry Walsh and Sean Tonra. Man of the Match was David Staunton. It was a great day at the club with our U17's also in action beating Corrib 23-19, a Christmas Blitz for the Mini's and Santa coming to the bar for the young athetes.As well as this we hosted the AIRC Toy Run in aid of Children with disabilites. U17's Castlebar 23 V Corrib 19&..