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U16 Boys c Kilkenny
 Tue, 28th Jan, 2020
Birr RFC U16's defy the odds against strong Kilkenny team

2018 Autumn International Tickets Still Available To Purchase
 Wed, 24th Oct, 2018
Support you club & buy your international tickets locally

Topaz Cash for Clubs
 Tue, 3rd Jul, 2018
Your continued support to Birr RFC is greatly appreciated!!!

Give It A Try – Girls’ Rugby Summer Programme
 Tue, 22nd May, 2018
Do you have a daughter age 10-14 interested in rugby?

U14 Boys Win PST Midland League Final
 Tue, 1st May, 2018
Birr U14 boys complete the double by adding the PST Midland League title to their recent Leinster...

U16 Boys Win Leinster League Division 2 Title
 Mon, 9th Apr, 2018
Birr Under 16 Rugby squad claimed victory in the Leinster League Div 2 for the second year...

Birr U14 Boys Win Leinster League Division 2 Title
 Tue, 27th Mar, 2018
In glorious sunshine on Saturday last the Birr U14 boys were victorious in the Leinster League...

Schoolboy Tickets Still Available for Argentina Match
 Wed, 22nd Nov, 2017
Schoolboy Tickets Still Available for Argentina Match

U18 Boys are Back Training
 Mon, 4th Sep, 2017
U!8 Boys training will start back on Tuesday, 5th September at 7 pm on the main pitch. ***...

U13 & U14 Boys Are Back Training
 Fri, 1st Sep, 2017
Rugby training for U13 boys ( born 2005) & U14 boys (born 2004) starts tomorrow, Saturday 2nd...

Jack Regan Switches from Leinster to Ulster
 Fri, 28th Jul, 2017
Former Ireland U20 international forward Jack Regan moves from Leinster to Ulster academy

Birr U14s Pipped by Edenderry in Leinster Final Decider
 Fri, 14th Apr, 2017
The U14 boys Leinster Final was played out in Tullamore before a large crowd who were treated...

U15 Boys Crowned Kings Of Leinster!
 Sun, 9th Apr, 2017
In glorious sunshine yesterday afternoon the Birr U15 boys were victorious in the Leinster...

A Big Week Ahead For Birr Youths Rugby
 Fri, 7th Apr, 2017
There is a great buzz around the club this week as we all look forward to cheering on the U14...

Birr U13s Narrow Loss in Community Games Leinster Final
 Fri, 7th Apr, 2017
Our U13 boys and girls were in Carlow last Sunday for the Community Games Tag Rugby Leinster...

Arnold Fanning RIP
 Thu, 30th Mar, 2017
Birr Rugby Club are sad to announce the peaceful passing of our former president, long time...

Mixed Fortunes for Birr Youth Sides in Roscrea
 Wed, 29th Mar, 2017
In glorious sunshine last Sunday in Roscrea, the U13 & U15 youth sides took to the field to...

U13 & U15 Boys Contest the Youths PST Sports Midland League Final and Leinster League Semi-Final
 Thu, 23rd Mar, 2017
Our U13 & U15 boys are in action next Sunday in Roscrea where they will contest the youths...

U13 Boys & Girls Tag Rugby Team Reach Community Games Leinster Semi-Final
 Mon, 20th Mar, 2017
The U13 Boys & Girls Tag Rugby team representing Offaly are through to the Community Games...

U14 Boys Take on Tullamore in PST Midland League Final
 Fri, 17th Mar, 2017
The U14 boys are in action this Sunday when they entertain Tullamore in the final of the Midland...

U14 Boys Through to Leinster League Final
 Wed, 1st Mar, 2017
On Saturday last in Roscrea our 14 boys defeated a strong Portlaoise team to reach the final...

U14 Boys take on Portlaoise in Leinster League Semi-final in Roscrea on Saturday
 Thu, 23rd Feb, 2017
Best wishes to our U14 boys and coaches who are taking on Portlaoise on Saturday morning in...

Congratulations to Jack Regan on his selection for Ireland U20 vs France in Donnybrook on Friday night.
 Thu, 23rd Feb, 2017
Well done Jack on your selection for the Irish U20 team Vs France on Friday night in the 6...

U13 Boys Beat Mullingar to Reach PST Sports Midlands League Final
 Mon, 19th Dec, 2016
On Saturday last the U13 boys overcame Mullingar on a final score line of 27 points to 12 to...

Birr Youth Player Conor O'Meara Makes U17 Leinster Debut
 Thu, 15th Dec, 2016
Congratulations from Birr Rugby to Conor O'Meara who made his Leinster U17 debut last night...

Birr First XV Continue Losing Streak
 Sun, 11th Dec, 2016
A depleted Birr First XV made the long trip to Arklow on Sunday for a Leinster League Div....

Youths Leinster League Round UP
 Sat, 10th Dec, 2016
Following the postponement of their opening fixture versus Naas the previous weekend the Birr...

Mixed Fortunes for Birr Womens Sides in The Leinster League
 Sat, 10th Dec, 2016
Birr U15 girls were at home on Saturday afternoon in Div 2B of the league and were defeated...

Birr U13 Boys In Semi-final of PST Sports Midland League
 Thu, 1st Dec, 2016
The Birr U13 boys are in the semi-final of the Midland League after a hard earned victory in...

Birr First XV Leinster Promotion Hopes Dashed at Home
 Sun, 27th Nov, 2016
Birr's promotion hopes this year look very bleak after the visiting Balbriggan side kicked...

Your Club Your Country - IRFU Grand Draw 2016
 Mon, 21st Nov, 2016
Congratulations to Tony Morris on first return of YCYC tickets. Tony sold 5 books of tickets...

Former Pupil of Oxmantown National School Makes Ireland Womens Debut
 Mon, 21st Nov, 2016
Tullamore RFC lock Nicola Fryday from Kilcormack, a former student of Oxmantown National School...

Brave display by Birr U15 boys against league leaders Dundalk
 Sun, 20th Nov, 2016
The Birr U15 boys were defeated 31 points to 10 in a Leinster League Phase 1 fixture on Sunday...

Birr U14s Bounce Back with a Winning Performance Under Lights against Portlaoise
 Sat, 19th Nov, 2016
On Friday night last the U14s put in a stunning performance in beating a Portlaoise XV away...

IRFU National Youth Consultation Day
 Mon, 14th Nov, 2016
Two of our youth players, Roisin O'connor (Girl's U18) and Patrick O'Connor (U14), attended...

Birr First XV Promotion Hopes Dashed Again
 Sun, 13th Nov, 2016
Birr First XV suffer a defeat on the road when going down by 16 points to 12 against bottom...

U13 Boys Win Again in PST Sports Midland League
 Sat, 12th Nov, 2016
The U13 boys win at home against a strong Mullingar side in a 9 try thriller on Saturday.

Heartbreak for U14 Boys in Leinster League Phase 1 Tie
 Sat, 12th Nov, 2016
Having been ahead by 25 points to 10 at halftime, Birr U14 boys managed to lose this league...

Birr U15 Boys Earn Full Points In Leinster League Phase 1 Tie Against Roscrea
 Sat, 12th Nov, 2016
The Birr U15 boys reversed an earlier season Midland League result against Roscrea with a comprehensive...

Birr U18 Women Continue Winning Ways !
 Sat, 12th Nov, 2016
Following their maiden win the previous week against Dundalk, the U18 girls travelled to Carlow...

U16 Boys Lose At Home To Tullamore
 Sat, 12th Nov, 2016
Tullamore were the visitors on Saturday and came away with full points after an entertaining...

Birr First XV Back to Winning Ways
 Sun, 6th Nov, 2016
A powerful performance from the First XV gave the home side a well earned bonus point win against...

U13 Boys Win Away in Edenderry in PST Sports Midland League
 Sun, 6th Nov, 2016
The U13 boys put in a terrific team performance to overcome a big powerful Edenderry team in...

New chapter in Birr Rugby history written as club hosts first ever women's rugby Leinster League matches
 Sat, 5th Nov, 2016
Today was a proud today for Birr Rugby when the U15 & U18 girls played host to Dundalk in the...

U18 Girls debut in Leinster League just comes up short
 Sun, 23rd Oct, 2016
The U18 girls played their first ever league match on Sunday in a Leinster League Division...

Birr U16s overrun by classy Navan
 Sat, 22nd Oct, 2016
Birr U16s stepped up in class when they entertained Navan in the Leinster League today in Birr....

Birr U15s grab late equalizer against North Kildare
 Sat, 22nd Oct, 2016
Birr U15s travelled up to North Kidare on Saturday for a Leinster League fixture and returned...

Birr U13s claim the spoils against Tullamore in the Midland League.
 Sun, 16th Oct, 2016
In blustery and wet conditions the Birr U13s came out on top in their Midland League fixture...

Disappointing draw for Birr First XV in round 3 of Division 2B of the Leinster League
 Sun, 16th Oct, 2016
On Sunday last, Birr First XV travelled to Ardee for the third round of Division 2B of the...

Birr U16s get off to a winning start in the Leinster League Phase 1
 Sat, 15th Oct, 2016
Despite being behind 12 nil at half time the Birr boys put in a strong second half performance...

U14s start Leinster League Phase 1 with a loss away to Tullow
 Sat, 15th Oct, 2016
Following a long journey to Tullow on Saturday the Birr boys came off second best in a tough...

Birr Host Women's U15 & U18 Blitz
 Sun, 9th Oct, 2016
A women's rugby blitz comprising of teams from Birr, Mullingar and Tullamore was held in Birr...

Birr U15s back to winning ways in Midland League
 Sat, 8th Oct, 2016
Our U15s had a good win over Tullamore B yesterday by 55 points to 22.

Birr U14s win away in Longford in Midland League
 Sat, 8th Oct, 2016
The U14s continue their great start in the Midland League with a comprehensive victory over...

Jack Regan & Peter Dooley selected for Leinster A versus Ulster Ravens at Donnybrook on Saturday 8th October at 7.00pm
 Fri, 7th Oct, 2016
Nick McCarthy will captain the 'A' team from scrum-half for tomorrow's Interprovincial 'A'...

 Robbie Henshaw meets some of our Youth players
 Thu, 22nd Sep, 2016
Robbie Henshaw, Leinster and Irish International player, visited O'Mearas Pharmacy in Birr...

Birr RFC at Birr Vintage Parade
 Sun, 31st Jul, 2016
Well done to the Birr RFC girls who joined the lads in the 2016 Vintage Parade. Great team...

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