NEWS & EVENTS THIS WEEK

Sep 15, 2016

 Fixtures 

SATURDAY

1st XV v Garryowen, A, Ulster Bank League KO 14:30

J2s v St Marys, A, Metro League KO 16:30

U20s v Dublin University, H, Friendly KO 17:30

SUNDAY

J1s v Old Wesley, A, Metro League KO 13:00

 Results 

SAT 10/09/2016

1st XV v St. Marys- Leinster League

36-17

J3s won the Copeland Cup at the Old Wesley Junior Rugby Festival

Please see our Facebook page for photos of the first 3 Leinster League games.www.facebook.com/LansdowneRugby

 Lansdowne Times

We are very pleased to launch 'Lansdowne Times' today. This is a detailed update of developments at the club put together by our President Simon Coyle. Please click below to read the Autumn edition on the website.

LANSDOWNE TIMES

Ladies Lunch 23rd of September

This year’s lunch is in aid of Enable Ireland and the proceeds will be  divided between the fund for the development of the hydrotherapy pool and the preschool. These are  resources used by last year’s recipients  ‘The Sundance Kids’ and the lunch will be a fantastic opportunity to catch up with the boys and see how the funds raised last year made a real difference to their lives.

The cost of the ticket is €60 which includes a bubbly reception, sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care, and wine with lunch. To book your ticket, please contact the office in Lansdowne Football Club on info@lansdownerugby.com or 01 6689300.

LFC v Terenure Pre Match Lunch 24th of September

The first home AIL game of the season takes place on Saturday, 24th of September in the main stadium.

 Join us beforehand for lunch and catch up with your fellow members. €30 per person.

To book, please contact the office on lfcfunctions@lansdowneugby.com or 01 6689300. 

 Pilates at Lansdowne

We invite those who expressed interest in Pilates at Lansdowne to sign up for the 6 week course starting the 27th of September (with a break the week of the 11th of October) at 6.45pm in the clubhouse.

The cost is €50 for the 6 sessions or €10 each session. Please contact the office to book your place: lfcfunctions@lansdownerugby.com / 01 6689300.

 Please note that you will need to provide your own mat which can be purchased in all sports stores and the bigger grocers (Tesco, Dunnes etc).

Launch of the Ulster Bank League

Players and management from the Division 1A clubs gathered in the Aviva Stadium during the week ahead of the Ulster Bank League season which officially kicks off this weekend. Click below to see some video from the day and see Ian Prendiville in his first photo shoot as Captain!

 

UBL LAUNCH

  Prematch game - Garryowen, 17th of September

Travelling to Garryowen this Saturday for the match? Garryowen FC are having a prematch lunch in their clubhouse at 1.30pm. Contact Geraldine on 087 2466815 to book your place.

Members Golf Day

The annual golf outing took place in Elm Park Golf Club on Thursday August 25th.  We had over 60 golfers all competing for the cherished Lansdowne Trophy.
Special thanks to our sponsors, Mick Kearney, Paddy Boylan (Boylan Shoes), Vincent Nagle (Industrial Hygiene and Catering Equipment), Oisin O'Buachalla (Kenilworth Motors and John Dawson (Snap Print,) for their contributions to the prices and to our President Simon Coyle who also provided a wonderful 1st prize.

We wish to thank Gerry Cullen and Mark Dawson for organising the event this year and to Elayne who looked after the entries and Brian Bolger and Donal Lennon whose help with checking all the cards was invaluable. We also wish to thank Dave Tunney for arranging 3 lines of current rugby playing players and also the representatives from our Under 20’s, all whom contributed towards making it a great day.

The winning score of 39 points was posted by Marc Flood, who pipped the defending champion Des Dillon by a single point.

Vice President Michael (Butch) Cassidy presented the prizes as Simon was out of the country


 A full list of winners are as follows:-

  • Presidents Prize and Lansdowne Cup: Marc Flood (16) 39 points
  • Scratch Cup: Des Dillon (12) 27 points
  • 2nd: Vincent Nagle (20) 35 points
  • 3rd: Ross Murray
  • Past Presidents Cup: Frank Latchford
  • Eugene D O’Davy Cup (for playing members): Charlie McKiken
  • Front Nine: Brian Cox (13)   19 points
  • Back Nine: Derry Shaw  (13) 19 points
  • Longest Drive: Donal Quinn
  • Nearest the Pin: Paul Burke

 Youth & Minis Section

Minis & youths registration for 2016/17 Season

Registration is open.

Please go to the club website “Online Payments” before this Sunday to register and pay your subs.

 

Youths Rugby

We are recruiting players for our U14 and U17 teams. (i.e. boys born in 2003 and 2000)

If your son, or friends of your son, would like to play competitive rugby at U14 and U17 (TY) level, please let them know training is on Sunday at 11 am.

Players from all clubs and schools are welcome.

Some pitch and time rotation so please take note.

Team

Fixture/Pitch

Time

Activity

U6/7

LFC

9:30-10:30

Training

U8

LFC

9:15-10:15

Training

U9

LFC

10:30-11:30

Training

U10

Irishtown 2

10:30-11:30

Training

U11

Marian

11:00-12:30

Training

U12

Irishtown 2

10:30-12:00

Training

U13

LFC

10:30-11:30

Training

U14

Marian

10:00-11:30

Training

U15

LFC

11:00-12:30

Training

U16/17

LFC

12:30-14:00

Training

Girls 

Marian 

12:00

Training

 6 Nations Tickets - AWAY games

If you would like to apply for tickets for the away games, please email lfcfunctions@lansdownerugby.com indicating the number you require and for which game by Thursday 20th of October and we will submit the request to the Leinster Branch. They have advised us that there is no guarantee that tickets requested will be allocated.  Depending on demand, a pro rata allocation may have to be made.

 

Scotland – BT Murrayfield

Saturday, 4th February, 2017 at 14:25

Italy – Stadio Olimpico

Saturday, 11th February, 2017 at 15:25

Wales –Principality Stadium

Friday, 10th March, 2017 at 20:05

Housekeeping note

Fire safety training and a fire drill will be taking place in the clubhouse on Monday so should you be passing and witness some suspicious behaviour, we're just honing our skills in case of an emergency!

Dates for the diary - September

A quick summary of what is coming up in September in Lansdowne:

 

17/09/2016 1st XV v Garryowen, UBL, Away, KO 14:30

17/09/2016 J2s v St Marys, Away, KO 16:30

17/09/2016 U20s v Dublin University, Home, KO 17:30

18/09/2016 J1s v Old Wesley, Away, KO 13:00

23/09/2016 Lansdowne Ladies Lunch

23/09/2016 J3s v UCD, Home, KO 19:30

24/09/2016 Prematch lunch, followed by 1st XV v Terenure, Home - Main Pitch, KO 14:30

24/09/2016 J2s v Clontarf, Home, KO 15:00

25/09/2016  J3s v Terenure, Home, KO 15:00

30/09/2016 Prematch dinner, followed by 1st XV v Old Belvedere, Home, KO 19:30

 

To book your place at any of the prematch lunches, please contact lfcfunctions@lansdownerugby.com

 

 

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