3 Connacht Finals in 3 Days highlights Creggs Success


With three Connacht Finals in three days from this Wednesday evening to Saturday evening, it will be a lightening end to the Creggs competitive season. And it’s really encouraging that Under-17’s, Under-18’s and Under-20’s are in Finals at the business end of a season that has already delivered so much on and off the field for the club.

While we still have the Connacht v Munster Junior Inter-Provencial in Creggs on Saturday, May 11th. and also the opening of the new pitches and amenity walk also to come, the club will be concentrating on this very busy three days first. The club asks for a big support for the lads at these three big games.

First up are the Creggs Under 18.5’s, who defeated Corrib two weeks ago to win the Connacht League Final. They will play Monivea/Westport RFC’s in the final of the Connacht U18.5 Plate on Wednesday evening.

Next up are Creggs Under-17’s who defeated Corinthians RFC last weekend in the Semi-Final, will play Monivea RFC in the final of the Connacht Under-17 Plate next Saturday (27/04) in Crowley Park, Galway with a kick-off time of 12 Noon. See the Semi-Final match report below…

Creggs Under-18’s celebrating their League Final win recently in the Sportsground.

Then later on Saturday, Creggs Under-20’s will play Ballinrobe RFC in the Connacht Under-20 Plate Final, while the Under-20 Cup Final will be between Corinthians RFC and Ballina RFC. Both games will take place in Creggs, starting at 5pm.
While a lot of the Creggs Under-20 players were unavailable for the Cup Semi-Final v Corinthians RFC, the competition continues to prove to be a very worthwhile competition for the club. It serves to bring back in players who didn’t play this year as they were away at college etc. and it keeps them involved in the club and rugby.

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Hi Folks,
Creggs Rugby Club are looking to take part in this year’s Big Rugby Run on May 22nd. The event format will see each registered team committing to running the 42-kilometer distance of a full marathon in your club colours – all while carrying a rugby ball! This distance will be completed as a relay, by teams of up to 21 members aged 10 and upwards. This means a Minimum of 2km per runner/walker. This year funds raised are going toward initiatives run by Tackle Your Feelings, a mental health and well-being programme ran by the Rugby Player Ireland foundation.
If interested, please let us know and once we have numbers competing, we will create a text group where all information will be put up for the next steps to follow. For any questions before signing up contact Kenneth Loughrey on 0857664010 or go to for information.
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Great to see so many of our minis back in the sunshine in Creggs this morning. Thanks to Shane, Graham and all our coaches for their great work. ... See MoreSee Less

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