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U18 League:

Creggs U18’s Travelled to Athlone on Monday for an U18 league game and came away with a good 41-10 victory over Buccaneers RFC. Tries from Mairtin Quinn (2) , Shane Purcell (2), Daire Byrne, Jason Hoare and amuray Duarte sealed an impressive victory against a very physical Buccaneers outfit. Creggs had to withstand a very effective pick and drive game from the Home side and only for such good defensive work from Adam Finnerty, Brian Maloney, David O Gorman and Ronan Cahill around the fringes the home side could easily have added further scores. Creggs were finding space out wide and used Daire Byrne and Jason hoare to great effect to punch holes in the defence and quickly recycle and moved the ball through the hands and took some very good scores this way. Training continues for the U18’s next Friday night at 8.30pm in Creggs,

Creggs U13’s will play Galwegians RFC in a league game next saturday in Creggs as 12pm. Training continues Friday night at 7pm.

Creggs u14’s will train Thursday night at 7pm in Creggs.

Creggs U15’s will play Westport RFC in a league game next Saturday in Creggs at 2.30pm. Training continues Thursday night at 7pm.

Creggs U16’s will train Thursday night at 7pm in Creggs

Minis:

There was a big crowd in Creggs last Saturday morninng when Creggs Minis welcomed Buccaneers RFC and Claremorris RFC to Creggs for a Blitz.Played in Lovely conditions , There were 10 pitches set up and games played from U7 up to U12 for the Boys and the Creggs U12 Girls also played against Claremorris RFC. There futyre looks bright as the quality of rugby was outstanding for this time of the year and thanks to all that turned up on the Day and thanks to those parents who gave a hand with the food also on the day,

Next weekend Creggs Minis will travel to Tuam RFC for a Blitz with a 10.30am kick off.

Creggs Mini girls are due to host a blitz next Saturday in Creggs with Buccaneers, Ballinasloe and Portumna due to attend. A text will be sent out with further details to players during the week.

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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 www.psaacademies.com/thebigrugbyrun 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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