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Head Coach Senior Women's Team

Wednesday 01st July, 2020

Old Belvedere RFC is inviting applications for the position of Head Coach for their Senior Women’s squad for the 2020/2021 season.Established 25 years ago, Old Belvedere Senior Women’s squad have been at the pinnacle of women’s rugby for many years now. Three time winners of...

Return to Rugby Roadmap

Friday 26th June, 2020

Following weeks of expectation for a plan to return to rugby, the IRFU 'Updated Return to Rugby Roadmap' was published last night and link is at the end of this email. We wanted to mail the members as a follow up to the IRFU announcement, regarding the club's plans. Below are outlined...

Bedrock Campaign

Monday 15th June, 2020

In 1945 the Committee of Old Belvedere authorised that £4,000 be spent on a new ground. The then recently qualified Dr Bob O'Connell cycled to Anglesea Rd to view the site that is now Ollie Campbell Park and agreed a price of £5,950 for the grounds with no idea how the balance would be...

RIP Brian "Chico" Whelan

Tuesday 09th June, 2020

It is with profound sadness that we report the passing of Brian "Chico" Whelan, one of Old Belvedere's outstanding members, after a heroic battle with illness. Chico joined Old Belvedere out of school in 1962 and made an immeasurable contribution to the club throughout his almost...

Club rugby, where it is and needs to progress to is discussed by Keith Wood, Stephen Rooney, Johnny Murphy along with Ger Gilroy.

Women's Teams Awards 2019-20

Monday 25th May, 2020

Dear Members,The Women's section held their awards ceremony by zoom call last Friday night. It was a great night hosted by Lesley Ring and Grace Miller. Lesley had prepared a season synopsis which brought the zoom crowd to rapturous laughter (even if the crowd were on mute, it was...

President's Message

Friday 08th May, 2020

Dear Members I hope you are all staying safe and maintaining the restrictions / cocooning as required. Given the recent government / NPHET announcement these restrictions will be loosened in the coming weeks and a "new normal" shall ensue. We all have a huge role to play in ensuring this...

Postponement of Club AGM

Tuesday 05th May, 2020

Dear Members,Due to the current circumstances we have no choice but to postpone the club AGM. It is hoped that with the roadmap announced last Friday, we will be able to hold the AGM in September. As matters become clearer I will write to confirm the date. Hoping that you all are coping well and at least...

AIL Women's Try of the Season

Wednesday 29th April, 2020

The Women's AIL try of the season competition is open for voting. Please place your vote for Old Belvedere player, Nichola Fryday's excellent try by following the link below. BELVEDERE RFC www.oldbelvedere.ieOld Belvedere RFC, Ollie...

Carmona Services Half Marathon

Tuesday 28th April, 2020

I hope you're all keeping safe and well during these difficult times. As we continue to find ways to keep ourselves entertained whilst in lockdown, a few of us decided that while we try keep on top of our fitness levels, we could try raise some money in the process. On May 2nd, Killian O'Neill,...

Club Quiz Results

Monday 27th April, 2020

Thank you to all those who took part in our Club Quiz. The questions and answers are set out below. After some controversy the result is a draw between David Lynch and Nially Pelly. Both got 31 correct answers out of a possible 35. Mervyn Feely was one point behind. Ollie was the referee - so his word is...


Friday 17th April, 2020

Dear Members,While you may not be able to visit Ollie Campbell Park at the moment we want to make sure that it isn't far from your mind. So to make sure that rugby and Old Belvedere continue to occupy your mind we decided to ask Ollie Campbell and Cillian Hogan (our leading referee) to set some...

Club Social Media

Friday 17th April, 2020

Today we begin to use our social media channels as a way of keeping our Old Belvedere RFC rugby community and friends together from now until we can enjoy each other's company on the pitch and in the clubhouse again.We ask that if you know someone from the club who is not on any of our main...

Members Services and Products

Wednesday 15th April, 2020

Dear Members,Further to our email offering our members a chance to publicise their business to fellow members, please see below for these great offerings, and please support our members by using their services or buying their products in these tough times for business.Name of Member: Tim...

President's Message

Friday 10th April, 2020

Dear Members,I hope you and your families are all keeping well in these unprecedented times. I know we have lost some dear and cherished members and supporters recently and I express my deepest condolences to all families who have experienced any loss at this time. At the same time I would like to...

Club Closed

Monday 30th March, 2020

Following on from Government advice last Friday evening, Old Belvedere Rugby Club Grounds and Clubhouse are now closed to all Members until April 12th.If you wish to contact the Club, you can do so by contacting me as below:email: phone: 086 245 3833 Please take care of...

Belvo's Sene Naoupu gives us some great tips

Members products and services

Thursday 26th March, 2020

As the Taoiseach has said, 'we need to come together but stay apart' In this context, we want to connect the members of our great club, so we can support each other. If your business has been severely affected and reaching out to fellow members may help, send us your details. If you do business...

Members Services - Jackie Leonard & Sons

Thursday 26th March, 2020

In these tough times we would be delighted to help with Members business's by way of sending emails to our Members of services offered.With this in mind please see below for information re Jackie Leonard & Sons, this is Jake Leonard's home delivery of fresh produce, service. Jake is...

Domestic Rugby Statement

Friday 20th March, 2020

Please see message received below from IRFU / Leinster Branch regarding the cessation of the 2019 /2020 domestic rugby season. In these unprecedented times I wish you all well and good health and to meeting up soon in Ollie Campbell Park. RegardsPaul CunninghamPresidentThe following is a press...


Bedrock Campaign
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Old Belvedere v Blackrock
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