2024 Men’s Age Grade Schedule Confirmed
Leinster Rugby
by Marcus Ó Buachalla
2d ago
The PwC Men’s Under-18 Interprovincial Championships will spring into life next month, with Leinster and Connacht defending their respective U-18 Schools and Clubs titles from last year. This morning the IRFU confirmed the fixtures for the upcoming age-grade tournaments, while the Men’s Under-19 Interprovincial Series will also take place during an action-packed August and September period. The U-18 Clubs and U-19 Men’s matches will be run off as double-headers at the same venues each week, apart from Sunday, August 18 when the Leinster and Munster teams at all three levels will battle it out ..read more
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Is there a doctor in the house? Meet Dr Eimear Corri
Leinster Rugby
by Marcus Ó Buachalla
5d ago
Eimear Corri was spotted on TikTok recently celebrating graduation as a doctor from the Royal College of Surgeons. It has been a gruelling, engrossing eight-year journey, starting with four years studying Sports Science and Health at Dublin City University. “People ask if medicine was always the end goal. It really wasn’t,” says the 26-year-old. Having met former Ireland international winger Alison Miller through athletics, Eimear embraced the oval ball aged 12 years at Portlaoise Rugby Club. That foundation built in and around the pitches at Togher set her up for what has followed. As well a ..read more
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Leinster Rugby and Castore unveil new home jersey
Leinster Rugby
by Marcus Ó Buachalla
6d ago
The Leinster Rugby home jersey ahead of the 2024/25 season has been unveiled by Leinster and Castore. The jersey will be worn for the first time by the Leinster women’s team in the opening game of their interpro defence against Connacht Rugby on Saturday, 10 August in Energia Park. The kit is designed for those on and off the field. From the players to the fans, the kit is launched to celebrate every individual that shows up for Leinster Rugby; to play, to support, to coach, to referee and to volunteer – celebrating their commitment and passion for the club. The distinctive pattern of the Lei ..read more
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U-18s Women’s Interpro Fixtures Announced
Leinster Rugby
by Marcus Ó Buachalla
1w ago
The IRFU has this afternoon confirmed the fixtures for the 2024 PwC Women’s U-18 Interprovincial Championship, with the tournament positioned alongside the senior Vodafone Women’s Interprovincial Championship to further underline its importance in the development pathway. The U-18s Championship, kicks off on Saturday, 17 August and runs over four consecutive weekends, with the finals day set for Saturday 7 September. There will also be two double-header match days as the U-18s and the senior games run side-by-side, in Virgin Media Park on Saturday 17 and in Kingspan Stadium on Saturday 24 Aug ..read more
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Coaching Vacancy: Suttonians RFC, Women’s Head Coach
Leinster Rugby
by Marcus Ó Buachalla
1w ago
Suttonians RFC are looking for a Head Coach for their senior women’s team. Please see below for further details: Vacancy: Suttonians RFC  Over the last number of years Suttonians RFC has developed some of the best facilities and support structures in Irish club rugby and this is an exciting opportunity to stamp your mark on a club with a proud rugby history. To work as the Head Coach for Suttonians Women, leading on the development and delivery of a coherent three to five year strategic development plan to create processes, training plans and an environment that will continue to develop ..read more
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Rosser: “We like to play fast, fluid rugby”
Leinster Rugby
by Marcus Ó Buachalla
1w ago
In December 2021, Tania Rosser was appointed as Leinster Rugby women’s Head Coach. It came hard on the heels of the growing pains Leinster felt when Munster supplied the harsh lessons that had to be absorbed in pursuing excellence. Three months earlier, Leinster could not repel the power of Munster in suffering 19-straight points for the southern province to make it back-to-back women’s interpro titles. The New Zealand-born and raised former Ireland international maestro of 58 caps had been steeped in the playing and the coaching of the game for most of her life. The vote to become Leinster’s ..read more
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Leinster Rugby confirm signing of Rabah Slimani
Leinster Rugby
by Marcus Ó Buachalla
1w ago
Leinster Rugby can this morning confirm the signing of former French international front row, Rabah Slimani. The tighthead prop, who has played nearly 300 games in the TOP14 with Stade Francais and most recently, Clermont Auvergne, will join Leinster Rugby for the start of their pre-season training programme next week in UCD. Speaking to leinsterrugby.ie, Leinster Rugby Head Coach, Leo Cullen said of the 57-times capped French prop, “We are delighted that Rabah has decided to join us at Leinster Rugby. He is a player we have long admired with vast experience at the highest level of TOP14, Eur ..read more
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Leinster at home in Rounds 2 & 4 of Champions Cup
Leinster Rugby
by Marcus Ó Buachalla
1w ago
EPCR has announced the full fixtures schedule for the pool stages of the 2024/25 Investec Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup, which marks the 30th season of the elite international club competitions. Leinster Rugby will be away to Bristol Bears on the opening weekend, with Clermont Auvergne traveling to Dublin six days later. In Rounds 3 and 4 it is again a similar six-day turnaround for Leo Cullen’s squad as they face La Rochelle away from home on the Sunday afternoon, followed by a game against Bath Rugby the following Saturday. The Investec Champions Cup will get underway on Friday, 6 De ..read more
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Tallaght RFC seek Head Coach for Senior Women’s Team
Leinster Rugby
by Paul Cahill
2w ago
Head Coach for Tallaght RFC Senior Women’s Team Tallaght Rugby Club invites applications for the position of Head Coach to lead the development of the senior women’s team. Role Overview: The successful candidate will be an integral member of the club’s rugby management team, playing a significant role in achieving the club’s short-, medium-, and long-term rugby goals. Reporting to the Director of Rugby, the Head Coach will be responsible for coaching the senior Tallaght women’s team, currently competing in Leinster League Division 4. Key Responsibilities: Design and deliver a programme that e ..read more
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Jamie Osborne set for Ireland debut in South Africa
Leinster Rugby
by Paul Cahill
2w ago
Andy Farrell has named his Ireland squad for Saturday’s clash with South Africa which includes 15 Leinster Rugby players. Nass Rugby Club man, Jamie Osborne has been named at Full-Back where he will win his first ever Ireland cap. He will be joined in the back three by his Leinster teammate, James Lowe. Robbie Henshaw earns his 73rd Ireland cap in midfield. It’s an all Leinster front row of Andrew Porter, Dan Sheehan and Tadhg Furlong. Joe McCarthy’s impressive form sees him starting in the Second-Row. Josh van der Floer and Caelan Doris start in the back row. Leinster are very well represent ..read more
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