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2020-21 Club Rugby Men Grosvenor RFC Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Instonians 6 Grosvenor 37 URC D1

Grosvenor visited Shaw’s Bridge to play near neighbours Grosvenor in a Kukri Rugby Championship Division One game on Saturday afternoon.…Continue readingClub Men: Instonians 6 Grosvenor 37 URC D1

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2020-21 Ulster Championship D1 Ulster Championship D2

Club Men: Ulster Rugby Championship Preview Week 2

The Ulster Rugby Championship looks to complete it’s second round this weekend. You can follow our coverage of the championship…Continue readingClub Men: Ulster Rugby Championship Preview Week 2

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2020-21 CIYMS RFC Dromore RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: CIYMS 22 Dromore 30 URC D1

Report and pictures by Richard Owens New season, new coaching team and some new faces amongst the ranks, CI would…Continue readingClub Men: CIYMS 22 Dromore 30 URC D1

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2020-21 Club Rugby Men Ulster Championship D1 Ulster Championship D2 Ulster Championship D3

Club Men: Ulster Rugby Championship Preview.

The Ulster Rugby Championship returns this weekend with a full set of fixtures across the three divisions. We have set…Continue readingClub Men: Ulster Rugby Championship Preview.

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2020-21 Academy RFC Club Rugby Men Cooke RFC Friendly Ulster Championship D1 Ulster Championship D2

Club Men: Cooke 22 Academy 12 Preseason

We ended up at Shaws Bridge for the second week running due to a late Covid cancellation but having got…Continue readingClub Men: Cooke 22 Academy 12 Preseason

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2020-21 Ballyclare RFC Ballymoney RFC Club Rugby Men Friendly Ulster Championship D1 Ulster Championship D2

Club Men: Ballyclare 80 Ballymoney 0 Preseason

Rugby made a welcome return to The Cloughan at Ballyclare on Saturday 19th September with a pre-season hit out against…Continue readingClub Men: Ballyclare 80 Ballymoney 0 Preseason

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2020-21 Academy RFC Club Rugby Men Friendly Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1 Ulster Championship D2

Club Men: Instonians 12 Academy 12 Preseason

It got decidedly more chilly at Shaws Bridge as the day progressed but neither of these two teams would have…Continue readingClub Men: Instonians 12 Academy 12 Preseason

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2019-20 Clogher Valley RFC Club Rugby Men Cooke RFC Ulster Championship D1

Ulster Rugby Championship. Cooke 19 Clogher Valley 35

I caught up with this match at half time with Cooke leading 19 – 7. Having kept half an eye…Continue readingUlster Rugby Championship. Cooke 19 Clogher Valley 35

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2019-20 CIYMS RFC Club Rugby Men Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1

Ulster Rugby Championship. Instonians 47 CIYMS 27 D1

I made the trip to Shawsbridge on Saturday afternoon with a Ulster Rugby Championship double header on offer as Instonians…Continue readingUlster Rugby Championship. Instonians 47 CIYMS 27 D1

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2019-20 Carrickfergus RFC Club Rugby Men Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1

Ulster Club Rugby. Carrickfergus 17 Instonians 5

We caught up with Carrick and Instonians in the Ulster Rugby Championship D1 on Saturday afternoon at the Tom Sims…Continue readingUlster Club Rugby. Carrickfergus 17 Instonians 5

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2019-20 CIYMS RFC Club Rugby Men Dromore RFC Ulster Championship D1

Ulster Club Rugby. CIYMS 3 Dromore 11

[pullquote]Report, images and video credit – Richard Owens[/pullquote] Dromore put CI to the sword in handsome fashion when the east…Continue readingUlster Club Rugby. CIYMS 3 Dromore 11

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2019-20 Club Rugby Men Dromore RFC Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1

Championship D1 Instonians 19 Dromore 21

As the light began to fade at our Energia AIL Women’s match at Shawsbridge, I hopped over the hoardings to…Continue readingChampionship D1 Instonians 19 Dromore 21

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2019-20 Carrickfergus RFC CIYMS RFC Club Rugby Men Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Carrickfergus 48 CIYMS 22 (URC D1)

Carrick moved to sixth place in the Ulster Rugby Championship following a 48 – 22 win against CIYMS at Tom…Continue readingClub Men: Carrickfergus 48 CIYMS 22 (URC D1)

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2019-20 Clogher Valley RFC Club Rugby Men Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Instonians 29 Clogher Valley 45 (Championship D1)

Instonians entertained Clogher Valley today in a 11 try thriller in the Kukri Ulster Championship Division One league game at…Continue readingClub Men: Instonians 29 Clogher Valley 45 (Championship D1)

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2019-20 Club Rugby Men Cooke RFC Grosvenor RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Cooke 24 Grosvenor 24 (URC D1)

[pullquote]Report and pictures by Richard Owens[/pullquote] Cooke must feel their pockets were picked as they left the field, heads bowed,…Continue readingClub Men: Cooke 24 Grosvenor 24 (URC D1)

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2019-20 CIYMS RFC Club Rugby Men Enniskillen RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: CIYMS 3 Enniskillen 37 (URC D1)

[pullquote]Report and pictures by Richard Owens.[/pullquote] For 28 minutes both teams looked like they might win if they could keep…Continue readingClub Men: CIYMS 3 Enniskillen 37 (URC D1)

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2019-20 Ballyclare RFC Club Rugby Men Grosvenor RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Grosvenor 5 Ballyclare 18 (URC D1)

[pullquote]Report and pictures by Bob Given Photography[/pullquote] Ballyclare travelled to a sunny Gibson Park yesterday to play Grosvenor in a…Continue readingClub Men: Grosvenor 5 Ballyclare 18 (URC D1)

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2019-20 Club Rugby Men Cooke RFC Enniskillen RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Cooke 24 Dromore 40 URC D1

Dromore travelled to Shaw’s Bridge, on Saturday afternoon, to play Cooke in Kukri Ulster Rugby Championship Division One league game.…Continue readingClub Men: Cooke 24 Dromore 40 URC D1

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2019-20 Carrickfergus RFC Club Rugby Men Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Instonians and Carrick battle out a draw in Championship D1

Instonians and Carrick locked horns at Shawsbridge on Saturday afternoon in the opening round of Ulster Rugby Championship with the…Continue readingClub Men: Instonians and Carrick battle out a draw in Championship D1

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2018-19 Club Rugby Men Cooke RFC Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Cooke 18 Instonians 30

A five try bonus point win for Instonians against Cooke was enough for Instonians to secure the Ulster Rugby Championship…Continue readingClub Men: Cooke 18 Instonians 30

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2018-19 Ballyclare RFC Club Rugby Men Dromore RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Ballyclare 13 Dromore 17 (URC D1)

Dromore spoiled the party at The Cloughan on Saturday afternoon with the visitors dogging out a 13 – 17 win…Continue readingClub Men: Ballyclare 13 Dromore 17 (URC D1)

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2018-19 Ballyclare RFC Club Rugby Men Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Ballyclare 5 Instonians 5 (URC D1)

I’d been looking forward to this match for a while. Unfortunately fate and atrocious weather conspired to make it less…Continue readingClub Men: Ballyclare 5 Instonians 5 (URC D1)

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2018-19 CIYMS RFC Club Rugby Men Grosvenor RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: CIYMS 17 Grosvenor 24

Yesterday afternoon CIYMS hosted Belfast rivals Grosvenor in a Kukri Ulster Rugby Division 1 league game at Belmont. The game…Continue readingClub Men: CIYMS 17 Grosvenor 24

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2018-19 Club Rugby Men Cooke RFC Instonians RFC Ulster Championship D1

Club Men: Instonians 27 Cooke 24 (URC D1)

Instonians played fellow residents Cooke, on Saturday afternoon at Shaws Bridge, in a Kukri Ulster Rugby Championship Division 1 game.…Continue readingClub Men: Instonians 27 Cooke 24 (URC D1)