Buccaneers Rugby Football Club is located in Dubarry Park, Athlone.

The club boasts excellent facilities including: 3 full size rugby pitches plus separate designated training area, 8 dressing-rooms plus separate changing area for match officials, 650 seater stand with media sector and wheelchair access, 200 vehicle car park, Covered terracing, TV quality flood-lighting on main pitch, Match quality flood-lighting on second pitch and training area.

About Buccaneers

3 Full Size Pitches

8 Dressing Rooms

650 Seater Stand

200 Vehicle Car Park

Covered Terracing

TV Quality Flood-lighting on main pitch

Match Quality Flood-lighting on second pitch & training area

Club History

Buccaneers has been fielding teams since the 1930’s, but it wasn’t until the 1950’s that the club really came into its own. The first trophy won was the Connacht Senior Cup in 1955, and since then there has been many cup successes.

The Bounty Bar

The Bounty Bar & Venue is open for lunch seven days a week, with evening bar food served Friday – Sunday. The service is swift and friendly with staff that really do care about the customer . Great food is served in a friendly informal atmosphere.

Club Officers

It takes a lot of people’s time, effort and dedication to make our club what it is.

Executive Committee
Name
Position
Phone
Email
  • Eamon Collins
    President 2020 2021
    0861732711
  • Billy McMickan
    Vice President
  • Brendan Wilkins
    Junior Vice President / Youths Officer & Youths Connacht Representative
    0861732711
  • Michael Cleary
    Honorary Secretary
  • Ken Flanagan
    Honorary Treasurer
  • David Connolly
    Director of Rugby
  • Pat Hynes
    Chairman of Facilities
  • Dr Patrick O’Meara
    Past President
  • Michael Dolan
    Minis Representative
    0876678911
  • Judy Dowling
    Womens Rugby Representative
    0858057608
  • Yvonne O’Shea
    Fundraising, Commercial and Marketing Chairperson
    0860488090
  • Mele Kiripati
    Womens Development Officer
    0838452563
  • Gordon Ballantyne
    Membership Officer
General Committee & Management Team
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Position
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Connacht Representatives
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Need to contact Committee Members?

Contact our Administrator who will make the connection.