EMERALD WARRIORS - RUGBY OPEN DAY - 9th JULY 2016 Discover a new you by joining us, the Emerald Warriors RFC for our rugby open day. The Warriors are an inclusive rugby club based in Sutton, Dublin. Our open day session will be light and it's aim is to introduce beginners and experienced players a
Great article in The42.ie today about the Emerald Warriors, Bingham Cup and Gary Lynch's personal story. Thank you Gary for being so open. http://www.the42.ie/emereld-warriors-gay-rugby-bingham-cup-2790188-May2016/
Very well done to Martin Flannery, Gary Lynch and Stephen Hackett who were on one of Ireland's national radio stations 'RTE Radio 1' today. The men did a great job speaking about growing up gay, joining the Emerald Warriors RFC and the Bingham Cup. Listen to the interview via the audio player below.
And the award goes to...... Congratulations to all our Emerald Warriors award winners for the 2015 / 2016 season. The awarding ceremony took place after our AGM in theO'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, Dublin. Best new player: Philip Brereton (awarded by the teams coach, Pat Tipper) Most improved player: Martin Flannery (awarded by the teams coach, Pat
What is Bingham Cup? As a lot of you are likely aware, this year the Emerald Warriors will have a cohort of players, coaches and supporters representing the club in the Bingham Cup 2016. The contest will take place in Nashville, Tennessee this May. The Bingham Cup developed from a sevens IGRAB [International Gay Rugby
Match Report Emerald Warriors V Stillorgan Saturday 30th January 2016 2:30pm Our first Cup game and our fourth time playing Stillorgan this season. We started the game playing into a strong wind, with a somewhat unfamiliar squad, with players in new and unfamiliar positions. Our warm-up involved some gameplay which I think everyone found beneficial
In the wake of a positive game against Stillorgan a week before, both hopes and nerves were high among the starting 15 heading on to the pitch. The first ten minutes saw a solid Warrior’s defense in the face of pressure from an aggressive Clondalkin side. However, as the clock wound down in the first
Match Report Emerald Warriors V Stillorgan Saturday 16th January 2016, 12:00pm With one of our biggest match attendances to date, including support, there was a good feeling in the camp as we got kitted out for the game. Throughout the warmup the intensity began to build, voices got louder, sweat was showing and the adrenalin