Welcome to Connemara RFC

Welcome to the website of the Connemara Rugby Football Club – also known as the Connemara Blacks!

Connemara RFC is a vibrant, community-based rugby club unique for its location in Clifden, Co. Galway, one of Ireland’s most beautiful areas.

We hope that his website will provide members, players, parents/guardians and the general public with all the information they seek about Connemara R.F.C. Please click on the links on the top of the page to check out news, fixtures, results and  relevant information on all team sections within Connemara RFC. Please email info@connemararfc.ie with all enquiries.


New 7's Poster

Connemara RFC are hosting our 5th Rugby 7s Festival on the 3rd, 4th & 5th of July 2015. We plan to bring you a full day & night of rugby & music, with a tasty barbeque &  alcohol bar available in our festival marquee. We welcome teams from nationwide & overseas to sign up for this tournament to play against some of our finest Irish 7s players, and for onlookers to soak up this unique, fun themed festival style sporting event.

Our unique approach to this event is a smoothly-run tournament of 7s teams, men, women , which guarentees so much fun & excitement that teams will be signing up for 2016 from the moment they arrive at the Monastery Field.

All this followed by party time with our resident D.J.
We have lots of accommodation options email us for more information.
The Connemara 7’s Festival guarentees both rugby players and spectators a weekend fun, craic & lasting memories.
Team registrations now open:  Men’s & Women’s €120 per Team    (Panel of 12 players)

Check out our facebook page @ www.facebook.com/ConnemaraSevens

League Winners 2015


Congratulations to Eddie, Gerry, Joe, Gerard & all the lads on winning the Connacht Junior 1 League on St. Patrick’s Day.

 Dave McDonagh accepts the League Trophy

Connacht Rugby President Adrian Leddy presents the League Trophy to Connemara RFC Captain Dave McDonagh.

2015 League Winners

Connemara RFC Junior 1 League Winners 2015.

For more pictures & match information please visit our facebook page



****Please check out our news section for all the latest updates****



             Connemara RFC  J1 Results &  Fixtures 2014/15              

6/9/2014 Westport  3  v  Connemara  14

14/9/2014  Connemara  36  v  Galwegians  7

21/9/2014  Corinthians  23  v  Connemara  22

5/10/2014  Connemara  40  v  OLBC  5

12/10/2014  Connemara 20  v   Ballinasloe 7

19/10/2014  Monivea 13  v  Connemara 17

2/11/2014  Connemara 28  v  Ballina 12

     9/11/2014  Connemara 24  v  Westport 24

30/11/2014  Connemara 52  v  Corinthians 24

7/12/2014  OLBC 0  v  Connemara 31

11/1/2015  Ballinasloe 13  v  Connemara 15

18/1/2015  Connemara 18  v  Monivea 12

23/11/2014  Galwegians 19  v  Connemara 24

22/2/2015  Ballina 11  v   Connemara 12

Welcome to Connemara RFC


 Your Club Needs YOU!!!!

Volunteers needed to help out with refereeing & coaching for all age grades in this coming season. Courses will be held in Clifden.

So all you parents wishing to help your children’s club

please please call or text Gerry King @ 086-1798749 or Rory O’Toole @ 087-2203178 if your interested.




 Sponsorship Opportunities

Connemara RFC offers a range of sponsorship options, some of which are listed below. If you would like the opportunity to sponsor Connemara RFC in any way or would like further information please email here.We are very greatful to all of our sponsors and ask you to support them where possible. Visit our sponsor’s page here.

Pitch-side Hoardings: For information and costing on how to get your business advertised on a pitch-side hoarding please email here where we will be happy to advise you.

Match Sponsor & Match Ball Sponsor: For details on Match and Match Ball sponsorship packages for all matches please email here

Website: For details on advertising on the website please email here. An ideal opportunity for hotels, guesthouses, B&B’s, restaurants and local activities to advertise, attract and promote new business. If you would like to have your business added to our “Useful Links” page please let us know.

Event Sponsorship: For details of sponsorship opportunities for Connemara RFC events please email here

Youth/Mini Rugby Sponsorship: For all  enquiries about underage sponsorship email here or phone Kin on 0871914857

For all enquiries or if you have any news, photo’s or suggestions that you would like to share on the website, please email info@connemararfc.ie

Thanks to our many Sponsors and Supporters

Sponsors Clifden Station House David Jameson Group Clifden SuperValu The Oil Company Clifden