Category: Rugby

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Coming soon to a blog near you

A quiet blogging week due to a hectic off-line time, apologies to everyone who has popped in for a look.But there are some exciting interviews coming soon to a blog near you …Starting with interviews with the Irish rugby team – fingers crossed for a …

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Time to change kick-off times?

Irish scrum-half Larissa Muldoon Well, at least one Ireland vs France rugby match took place this weekend. The Irish women’s team were in action but lost out to France 8-7. And while a loss is heart-breaking, at least they got to finish this time….

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Bumps, bruises and rugby with Dani Bachmann

From au-pair to rugby player Dani Bachmann has had an eventful decade living in Ireland. I was watching a men’s game a few weeks ago when she was pointed out as ‘someone you should talk to for that blog.’ So here she is … Dani with her team (bac…

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Irish people loving their sport

Katie Taylor pic courtesy Lucozade So life just got a little complicated for advocates of women’s sport in Ireland. A new survey found that a lot more men than women love sport. Oops.They found that almost one-third of people living here “love and foll…

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IRB Women’s Personality of the Year

So as many of you know the men’s Rugby World Cup came to a half earlier this week. As well as the main focus on the matches, the IRB hands out Player of the Year and a host of other prizes based on performances during the year.  For some reason th…