Ennis RFC's Academy is designed to bridge the gap between youth and adult rugby by developing the player's physical capabilities and potential through tailor-made strength and conditioning programmes. In establishing the Academy, the club's goal is to retain our best players within our club structure and to foster an environment where both club rugby and third level education and training can co-exist together. To register your interest in the academy please download the application form (here), complete and return to the club.
U12 Blitz in Lees Rd.
All other age grades will be training in the Clubhouse, we will also be running player registrations for all minis. Please register online in advance, click here for details.
Under 13's Red and Black away to Old Crescent Round Robin ko 11am and 12pm Sunday
Under 14's No Game
Under 15's v NUIG Academy Friendly ko 12.30pm Lees Rd Sunday
Under 16's away to Kilrush Friendly ko 4.30pm Saturday
Under 18's No Game
U15 Season League and Conference Schedule
We are looking forward to the new season of Mini Rugby here in Ennis RFC. The new season will start with a training session for all Mini levels at Lees Rd. on Sunday 7th September at 10am. This years age grades are as follows
|U7 Leprechauns||2008 and after|
|U8||Born in 2007|
|U9||Born in 2006|
|U10||Born in 2005|
|U11||Born in 2004|
|U12||Born in 2003|
Dont forget your gum-shields.
Saturaday 11.30am Lees Rd
Under 14's v Nenagh friendly
Sunday 11.15am & 12.15pm
Under 13's v St. Senans & Shannon Round Robin
Under 15 v Newcastlewest Away
Under 16 v Pres/Richmond Canal Bank ko 12.30pm
Please get out and support !!!!
Under 14 League and Conference Schedule
Darragh O’Sullivan has been appointed to the position of Head Coach, Ennis Rugby Football Club announced last week. This will be O’Sullivan's second tenure with the club as he was head coach from 2010-2012 .
O’Sullivan, a wing forward with Garryowen for most of his playing career where he won 3 senior cups, started his coaching career in Kilfeacle as a player coach . He returned as Head Coach to Garryowen steering them to the highest honour in Irish club rugby winning the AIL League Cup in 2007.
Mr. O’Sullivan has been involved with the Rice College rugby team for the past 5 years and has seen many young Ennis players pass through the college in that time. He said his goals for the Ennis team are “Facilitating the development of young players, being in the hunt for playing honours ,and having players vying for positions within the team .”
ERFC Chairman of Rugby Declan Brandon said that rugby in Ennis was in a very good position at the moment with so many players currently involved in the adult scene, and he is looking forward to what he hopes will be a great season .
Pre season training starts on Tuesday August 5th. All players new and old are encouraged to attend .