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Tony O’Malley named as new Pirates Trustee

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Tony O’Malley named as new Pirates Trustee

On behalf of Cobh Pirates RFC, the Executive Committee are delighted to announce that Mr. Tony O’Malley has accepted the role of Club Trustee replacing the recently deceased, Mr Ken Beazley(RIP). Tony will join John Barry, Michael Walley, Myles McCarthy and Ray Keating, collectively known as ‘The Trustees of Cobh Pirates RFC’ assigned under legal […]

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Cobh Pirates RFC celebrates 125 years in 2015

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Cobh Pirates RFC celebrates 125 years in 2015

Cobh Pirates RFC celebrates 125 years in 2015 Alot has happened since the first meeting in the Queen’s Hotel ( now the Commodore) in 1890; when ‘Pirates’ were formed and played their first game…. As part of our celebrations for the year, we are extending an open invite to all past members to walk along […]

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Cobh Pirates Fixture Updates

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Cobh Pirates Fixture Updates

Fixture update: Following on from the weekend’s postponement away to Clonmel…….the date for the 1/4 final of the Munster Junior Cup has been rescheduled to facilitate the league. MJL – March 8th: v Clonmel MJL – March 15th: v Kinsale MJC – March 22nd: v Highfield

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Cobh Pirates News – South Cork Girls Rugby takes centre stage

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Cobh Pirates News – South Cork Girls Rugby takes centre stage

The U15 team from South Cork headed to Ashbourne last Friday to face Leinster side Mullingar during the half time break at the Ireland vs France Womens Six Nations match. South Cork was formed last October by combine the girls’ squads from Carrigaline, Cobh Pirates, Highfield and Midleton rugby clubs, and has teams represented in […]

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Cobh Pirates u13 Match report – Carrigaline v Cobh Pirates

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Cobh Pirates u13 Match report – Carrigaline v Cobh Pirates

Pirates under 13’s had a tough day at the office at a bleak Ballyorban last Saturday. They were on the wrong side of a 25-19 score line in a rough encounter that tested their mettle to the full. Pirates headed away from Cobh with a depleted squad owing to illness and injuries. Coach Ray Duignam […]

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Eugene Ryan appointed to 6 Nations Championship Panel of Citing Commissioners

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Eugene Ryan appointed to 6 Nations Championship Panel of Citing Commissioners

The appointment has been announced by ‘Six Nations Rugby’ of Eugene Ryan to the 6 Nations Championship Panel of Citing Commissioners. Eugene has been appointed to the Scotland V Wales, 6 Nations International in Murrayfield on 15 February 2015. Eugene, a retired Naval Commander, is a proud member of Cobh Pirates RFC. He is a […]

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Pirates secure injury time draw

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Pirates secure injury time draw

Munster Junior League – St. Mary’s 16 Cobh Pirates 16 Pirates secured a draw in injury time to take two valuable points from this match. Mary’s went ahead on 20 minutes with a penalty. Greg Higgins equalised for Pirates within 5 minutes but conceded two more penalties to end the first half 9-6 down. In […]

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CORK CLUBS COMBINE FOR GIRLS RUGBY DEVELOPMENT DAY

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CORK CLUBS COMBINE FOR GIRLS RUGBY DEVELOPMENT DAY

Cobh Pirates hosted a development day for girls rugby recently which saw the participation of 33 girls from Carrigline RFC, Cobh Pirates RFC, Highfield RFC, and Midleton RFC. The U18 Girls, under the watchful eyes of Rob Pasley (Cobh), Emir O’Brien (Cobh), and Karen McKinnie (Midleton) were split into 10-a-side teams with Carrigaline combining with Cobh […]

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GIRLS RUGBY KICKS OFF IN COBH

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GIRLS RUGBY KICKS OFF IN COBH

Cobh Pirates RFC recently established a girls rugby team for girls aged 13 to 17 years, with training sessions taking place on Wednesday evenings at 7pm and Saturdays at 9.45am. Throughout the coming season the team will participate in tournaments and events, with a specific focus on the fast and exciting Sevens format of the […]

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COBH PIRATES RFC – Juvenile Section returns for season 2014/15

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COBH PIRATES RFC – Juvenile Section returns for season 2014/15

Mini and Youth Rugby returns September 6th. U6 to u12 – every Saturday in the Paddocks at 11am ( 10:45am for registrations, accepted any week ) Contact: minis@cobhpirates.com U13-18 Girls team U13/14, u16 & u18 Boys teams all back training now….Contact: youths@cobhpirates.com<mailto:youths@cobhpirates.com> New Members very welcome at all age grades !!! There is a place […]

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