Spirit of Rugby

WATCH: “Let them play” IRFU launch campaign to cut back on poor sideline behaviour

By Diarmaid Scannell / September 14, 2017 /

As part of their “Spirit of Rugby” initiative the IRFU are trying to clamp down on poor sideline behavior at grassroots level of rugby. In the short video Internationals such as Garry Ringrose and Tommy O’Donnell are used to help emphasise the point that young players and volunteer coaches are doing their best and don’t…

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Emily O’Leary appointed as Munster “Spirit Officer”

By Diarmaid Scannell / September 13, 2017 /

Emily O’Leary has recently been appointed “Spirit Officer” for Munster as part of new IRFU initiative. The new initiative, named the “Spirit of Rugby” is a number of practical educational Programmes set out to incorporate the core values of rugby, respect, inclusivity, integrity, fun and excellence. The new programme hopes to help players, coaches, parents…

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