Posted by Kinsale RFC on 25 May 2009
This year again provided lots of excitement for the Kinsale Rugby Club and none more so than the Kinsale Ladies team once again. This year we started off against a few unknown quantities and a few we know well! Saturday morning kick off on Pitch 1 sa ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 18 May 2009
Tag Dry Run ... Wed 20th May 2009. Get your team registered, order all your kit or find a team to play with. Fun line up - its going to be a blast. More Info ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 17 May 2009
The Under 14s team received the Team of the Year accolade at the recent awards night. Well done to all. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 17 May 2009
At the Underage Awards night on Friday last, Damien O'Mahony was presented with Overall Club Player of the Year for the second consecutive year - a first in the club. Damien's rugby career is moving in leaps and bounds and he was recently selected a ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 12 May 2009
A special note of thanks was extended at the monthly Committee meeting to all those who helped out in any way at the recent 7s event as well as to all KRFC neighbours who continue to be extremely supportive of the club and its events. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 12 May 2009
The 2009 awards night for adult players will take place on 6 June at 8pm in the clubhouse ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 12 May 2009
THE CLUB AGM TAKES PLACE ON TUESDAY 2 JUNE 2009 AT THE CLUBHOUSE AT 8PM. ALL MEMBERS ARE URGED TO ATTEND. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 12 May 2009
The 2009 awards night for the Underage will take place at the clubhouse on 15 May at 7.30. All welcome. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 08 May 2009
Kinsale are hosting a fast paced, full of fun tag rugby tournament in association with the IRFU and sponsored by Bud Light. 10 weeks of great fun, good rugby, social nights and a surprise treasure hunt. Make sure you register your team by the 28th Ma ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 28 April 2009
Kinsale v Skibereen - 27 April 2009 In what was a very competitive game, Kinsale were unfortunate to loose their chance of silverware for Snugmore. They led 8 – 0 at end of first half with Fraser Hodgson getting a try which went unconverted follo ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 20 April 2009
U11’s Competition at Tralee Rugby Festival After a slow start Kinsale drew with Bohemians, 2 - 2, a game which they should have won. Next Cooke beat Kinsale 4 – 1 and went on to become eventual winners. Cooke are a much bigger side and were ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 09 April 2009
Kinsale were unfortunate against Kanturk Try scorers were Pat O'Regan, Tadgh Wright and Peter Murphy. Jason Hodges converted 2 try's and 2 penalties. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 02 April 2009
The launch of the Kinsale Tag season will take place next Wednesday evening (8th April) in the rugby club at 7.45pm. The evening will kick off with a test match at 7.45pm on Pitch 1 followed by information on the season ahead including social events ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 28 March 2009
A windy day both on and off the pitch at Snugmore after a night in the White Ladey, saw 'Veteran' Gareth Murphy get the final try to seal the game for a touring Malone side and see the cup, (if they found it), stay north! A hat trick of tries for ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 23 March 2009
Kinsale had a great performance taking them to the Final Tadgh Wright, Joe Lyons and John O'Sullivan all cored tries, with Fraser Hodgson converting each one. Fraser also scored a penalty. Final Score 24 - 10 ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 18 March 2009
In an exciting match Kinsale defeat Bandon away 41-22. Kinsale struggled in the first 20 minutes trailing 17-0, but they knew what they had to do and fought their way back to a tremendous victory. Final Score 41-22 ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 18 March 2009
2nds J3 Cup, 1/4 final played in Snugmore Kinsale started strongly and went into an early 7 nil lead with a try from Dan Buckley, converted by David O'Connell. The rest of the first half was a battle between 2 good sides with Bandon finishing th ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 09 March 2009
Final Score: Kinsale 3 Ballincollig 13 Ballincollig and Kinsale went head to head in the Munster Junior 1 Division 2 decider in Tanner Park yesterday. Two very evenly match teams took to the field, both pushing for a Division 1 promotion. Whi ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 05 March 2009
1st XV Munster Junior Plate v St. Mary’s in Snugmore Lost 21 – 20. 2 try’s converted by Fraser Hodgson and Tadgh Wright. The rest of the score was made up with penalties.A strong first half but the momentum of the match faded for mo ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 05 March 2009
2nd XV Quarter final McCarthy Cup v Mallow in Mallow A bad day with terrible pitch conditions saw Kinsale lose in Mallow, to the home side 3 - 0. Though they gave a determined display with lots of pressure on Mallow, Kinsale just couldn't fo ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 24 February 2009
Diary note - 2 teams planning to come to Kinsale on 28 March so book your colonics for the following Monday!! ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 24 February 2009
Tag Rugby will be commencing for the Summer season on 28 May at Snugmore. There will be a maximum of 16 teams with 14 players on each squad. Kim Kerins will be running a boot camp in March, consisting of fitness and ball skills (more info to follow ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 24 February 2009
KINSALE V ST SENANS - 22 FEBRUARY 2009 A glorious day last Sunday saw Kinsale 1st XV tog out against St Senan’s. The visitors got the scoring underway with 2 penalties but Kinsale fought back and Andy Lynch was awarded a try (unconverted). Ha ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 15 February 2009
Congratulations to Paul & Michelle on their engagement in Italy yesterday. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 15 February 2009
Kinsale 1st XV were defeated by a strong Ennis side, in Ennis today. Final score 22 - 3. Further info to follow ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 15 February 2009
Kinsale 2nd XV gave a powerful performance in Charleville today with a deserved 46 17 win over the home side. A total of 7 tries were scored by Kinsale, coming from Greville Walsh, Dan Buckley, Aidan Murphy, Pat Moriarity, Tim O'Leary, Cian O' ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 02 February 2009
Kinsale 43 Mallow 18 Kinsale beat Mallow 43-18 yesterday at Snugmore to stay on course in the MJL division 2. Jason Murphy kicked 13 points as the host ran in six tries past a depleted Mallow side. The first of the tries came after only seven m ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 27 January 2009
The U14 team suffered an undeserved defeat in a home fixture last weekend against Bandon. The visiting side, though not the strongest, left the final score at 19pts to 7. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 27 January 2009
Another weekend was lost due to poor weather and fixtures against both Ennis & Charleville had to be cancelled. Revised dates have not yet been confirmed. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 18 January 2009
All scheduled matches were cancelled this weekend as a mark of respect to the late Patrick Walsh, father of Greville Walsh who passed away during the week. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 16 December 2008
Sunday 14th at Snugmore. The Kinsale Ladies team were up against the Division 2 table toppers - Youghal on Sunday last in Kinsale. The visitors got off to a flying start and put in 2 tries before Kinsale settled into the game. Efficient use of the ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 16 December 2008
The first team went down 10-0 in the first 15 mins coming back with a penalty before half time, taken by Jason Murphy. Both Teams played hard in the second half and Kanturk scored under the posts making it 17-3. Kinsale fought hard but found it har ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 16 December 2008
Sunday 14th December saw Kinsale 2nds travel to Ballincollig for rearranged league fixture, which given the league position of both teams, turned out to be a deciding game in the destination of the J3 league South. After an error ridden and scrappy ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 07 December 2008
Sunday 7th saw Kinsale travel to Fermoy in the J3 League. This was a very important game in the context of the competition. The game was played on a very heavy pitch leading to a very tough physical encounter. Kinsale played all their rugby in the ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 02 December 2008
update to follow - score 13 - 6 ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 02 December 2008
Game cancelled due to non fielding of team by Charleville. Kinsale win. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 02 December 2008
Kinsale 20 Young Munsters 0 Report to follow ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 24 November 2008
Last Sunday saw Kinsale 2nds play Listowel in the J3 league at Snugmore with a 2.30 kickoff. In terrible wet and windy conditions, Kinsale 2nds overcame Listowel but ensured a good competitive game was played. Early in the first half Listowel too ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 24 November 2008
A bitter cold day in Shannon and a comparable scoreline, Kinsale playing with only 14 players took a knock back when Shannon, realising their oppo's weakness, changed tactics and the overall scoreline leaving the visiting team a little frosty! - Shan ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 16 November 2008
Kinsale faced Cork Constitution at Ballyanly, Muskerry last Sunday 16th November. The day was perfect though the pitch was heavy .. Kinsale started nervously but settled down well, particularly in the set pieces and clearing the lines to gain territo ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 15 November 2008
Sunday 16 November see's the 2nd XV face Cork Constitution in the 'O'Sullivan Cup' Final kick off is at 12.00 at Ballyanly, Muskerry RFC [pass the 'Anglers Rest' bar at Carrigrohane, off the straight road, near Ballincollig, go through the cross roa ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 10 November 2008
Bad weather led to an unplayable pitch in UCC and the cancellation of the J3 fixture yesterday. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 10 November 2008
In near artic conditions at Snugmore, Kinsale managed to defeat Newcastlewest 13 - 11. Going into half time 8-0 down they scored 2 tries in the second half, one by Colm McCarthy and one by John O'Sullivan then with just five mins to go Jason Murphy ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 03 November 2008
Kinsale took the long road to Clanwilliam on Sunday last but were beaten by a strong Clanwilliam side. After taking the lead with a Jason Murphy penalty, Kinsale were reduced to 13 men after receiving 2 yellow cards! Clanwilliam levelled the sc ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 02 November 2008
Kinsale 2nd XV overpowered a visiting Mallow side today with a convincing 34 nil score during an entertaining game of rugby. The match opened with a great try from Gordon O'Sullivan following a great surge by the pack and was subsequently conver ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 26 October 2008
Kinsale were proud victors over West Limerick side Abbeyfeale at Snugmore today, holding the visitors 22 pts to 16. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 14 October 2008
Kinsale v Bandon- 2nd XV - League First J3 League match of the season saw Kinsale dominate Bandon in a home game. At half time the home side led 25pts to 3 with tries from Billy Kiely, Joe Lyons (2), James Collins & Dave O'Connell Bandon op ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 14 October 2008
Youghal v Kinsale - 1st XV - League Kinsale set the pace against a strong Youghal team holding them 11pts to 5 for most of game. 2 penalties were scored by Jason Murphy and an unconverted try from Peter Murphy all in first half. Youghal got ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 14 October 2008
This was a tough battle contested in Kinsale between an experienced Nenagh side and an enthusiastic Kinsale pack. Nenagh kept control of the game for most of the first half as Kinsale tested time after time and held the home side to 12 nil for most o ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 08 October 2008
The next committee meeting will take place on 11 November at 8pm in Snugmore. Please forward agenda items to the Secretary ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 08 October 2008
Under 16s play Cork Con in Templehill on Saturday 11 October at 11.30. Please support ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 08 October 2008
A course is being run through the Munster Branch at Snugmore on 17 and 18 October. Approx times Fri - 16.45 - 21.00 / Sat 9.30 - 5. Anyone interested should contact Paul Kingston ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 08 October 2008
The final of the O'Sullivan Cup is provisionally set for 16 November - further details to follow ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 05 October 2008
On a fantastic day in Crosshaven, Kinsale opened the scoring with a penalty from James Lynch, the home side then replied with penalty to level the scoring. Fifteen mins into game, Dave O'Connell scored the first try for Kinsale. Moments later, Kins ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 05 October 2008
Kinsale Ladies v Clanwilliam On a lovely sunny day at the new pitch in Clanwilliam, Kinsale set out in search of a victory in the first official 15 a side Kinsale ladies team and their mission was accomplished as Kinsale finished victoriously with 6 ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 05 October 2008
With the sun shining down on Snugmore and a huge crowd in place, Crosshaven proved too much for a strong Kinsale side in the 1/4 final of the MJCC, leading 10 nil in the first half from a converted try by Peter Matson before Frasier Hodgeson kicked 2 ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 05 October 2008
2nd XV- walkover from Highfield. Next fixture against Crosshaven - semi final O'Sullivan Cup 12.00 Sunday 5th October in Crosshaven. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 05 October 2008
A beautiful day and a beautiful score - that was the story at Snugmore on Sunday 28th September as Kinsale 1st XV secured yet another win taking them into the 1/4 final of the MJCC. Old Christians made a very good start to the game putting pressur ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 22 September 2008
Bandon v Kinsale 2nd XV -1st round of Dennehy Cup Kinsale were injury dogged going into this first round of the Competition. At half time, Bandon led 7 6 Kinsale having missed a few early scoring chances. 2 penalty kicks from Lloyd Darmody ma ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 22 September 2008
Kinsale 1st XV v Clanwilliam - MJCC Final Score - Kinsale 13 / Clanwilliam 11 As the sun shone down on Snugmore, a good local crowd gathered to watch Kinsale battle their way through their 2nd round attempt in the MJCC against Clanwilliam. S ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 15 September 2008
The next General Committee Meeting will be held on Tuesday 7 October at 8pm in Snugmore. Please forward agenda items to the Secretary. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 15 September 2008
A fantastic win was had in this first round of the MJCC by Kinsale, playing under terrible conditions, especially in the second half. 2 first half tries by Shane O'Regan and Lyndon Kiely were converted by Jason Murphy who also scored a penalty in th ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 10 September 2008
Kinsale 2nd XV play Bandon in the first round of the Dennehy Cup on 21 September in Old Chapel. Kick off 12.00 ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 10 September 2008
Kinsale 1st XV will play Youghal in the first round of the MJCC on Sunday 14 September in Youghal. Kick off 2.30pm. All support welcome ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 21 August 2008
The first match of the season will take place against Clonakilty at their grounds with a provisional kick off time of 3.30pm on Saturday 30 August. Your support would be greatly. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 21 August 2008
NEXT COMMITTEE MEETING WILL TAKE PLACE AT CLUBHOUSE ON TUESDAY 9 SEPTEMBER AT 8PM. PLEASE FORWARD AGENDA ITEMS TO BARBARA DARMODY ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 21 August 2008
Training for U12, U11 and U10 will take place (provisionally) on Thursday evenings. Contact Paul Kingston for further updates. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 21 August 2008
Ladies Training takes place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at Snugmore. New members ALWAYS welcome. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 15 July 2008
Celebrations were held in Snugmore on Saturday night when a surprise party was held for Oliver O'Regan, by his family, on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of his 20th birthday! As one would expect, the entertainment on the night, was from the ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 04 July 2008
Can you please ensure to contact Maria O'Mahony, PRO on 021 4773571 / 087 2406747 or maria@sportingtoursireland.ie with any news items/photos etc from all levels of KRFC rugby / related social events. Thanks. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 04 July 2008
Next General Committee Meeting currently scheduled for Wed 6 August at 8pm in Snugmore. Please forward agenda items to Secretary. Reminder text will be sent out closer to the date. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 04 July 2008
Current news on fixtures: 14/9/08 - MJCC Qualifier 1st XV Away to Youghal 21/9/08 - Dennehy Cup 2nd XV Away to Bandon Watch this space for further info. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 04 July 2008
Training is currently taking place on Monday, Wednesday and Friday nights at Snugmore. Official start date for season is 30.8.08 with a couple of non competitive games currently being arranged. Further details to follow. ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 18 June 2008
Pre Season Training Starts on Tuesday 1 July at 8pm in Snugmore ... More




AGM
Posted by Kinsale RFC on 18 June 2008
A large crowd attended the recent AGM at our club house in Snugmore. Officers for the coming season were electred on the night as follows: President: Eoin O'Callaghan Vice Presidents: Ronan Kett/Gordon Sullivan / Michael Scully. Chairman: Paul ... More




Posted by Kinsale RFC on 18 June 2008
Annual Awards Night - Sat 14 June 2008 Last Saturday night saw the curtain go down on an excellent year for Kinsale RFC. Awards were presented on the night to players from the 1st and 2nd squads and the newly formed ladies team. Medals were also ... More