Archive for the Sport Category

Clanna Gael Fontenoy marks a great year

Clanna Gael Fontenoy marks a great year

As is customary, the club ended the year by honouring the stand-out achievements of a number of our people during 2016. The club’s annual Christmas dinner was once again chosen as the occasion to present the worthy recipients with their […]

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Railway Union Sports Club News

Railway Union Sports Club News

Bowling Club gears up for 2017 The 2017 Bowling Season is just around the corner, and Railway Union Bowling Club has much to look forward to. The First Team will be competing in the very competitive and challenging BLI (Bowling […]

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Arthur the Great

Arthur the Great

Arthur Fitzsimons was born in 1929 and lived in Penrose Street in Ringsend. He grew up to become perhaps the most exciting Irish footballer of his time. He played schoolboy football for the famous local club, Johnville FC, and it […]

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UCD gearing up for Rugby World Cup

UCD gearing up for Rugby World Cup

Since the announcement in 2015 that Ireland was to be the location for the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup, the host of the pool stages, UCD, have been counting down to this momentous event. Despite the fact that Ireland were […]

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Neymar’s Five-A-Side hits Dublin

The second edition of “Neymar Jr’s Five”, held previously in Northern Ireland has arrived in Dublin. The tournament made an instant impact in its debut year in 2016, with more than 10,000 teams and 65,000 players in 47 countries vying […]

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Old Wesley celebrate 125 years

Old Wesley Rugby Club celebrated its 125th Birthday in style with a Dinner Dance on St. Patrick’s Eve at the Ballsbridge Hotel. Some 400 members and guests were treated to an entertaining questions and answers session compered by club member […]

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Old Wesley Remain Fourth in League

Local Rugby stalwarts Old Wesley hosted Munster maulers Galwegians at their Donnybrook grounds last Saturday. Following a scoreless first half and playing into the breeze and up the hill, the second half didn’t look an appealing prospect for Old Wesley. […]

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Aldi Kids Rugby Panel at Donnybrook Stadium

Aldi Kids Rugby Panel at Donnybrook Stadium

Aldi will seeking Ireland’s top child rugby pundits at Donnybrook Stadium this Saturday January 21st from 12pm-4pm. The Aldi Kids Rugby Panel is giving 7 children the chance to give live match analysis before, during and after each of the […]

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Juveniles and Minors excel at Clanns

Juveniles and Minors excel at Clanns

The last fixture of the season for our U16 footballers was a momentous occasion as it was their last game at juvenile level for a group of players who have been playing together since they were U8s. While a win […]

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Railway Union winter news

Railway Union winter news

Railway Union winter news Cricket Railway Union Cricket Club are delighted to announce that 2016 overseas player, Charith Fernando from Sri Lanka, will be returning to play again in 2017. Charith had an excellent first season in Leinster cricket in […]

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