Diamond XV – the back three!
Last but hardly least – we have the back three. The fliers, the dancers, the booming kickers; derided but secretly loved by the forwards – these are both the last line of defence and the ones who can put the opposition to the sword. Once distinct positions, winger and full back are increasingly becoming one […]Read more
2nds win the Metro Cup!
The 2nd XV won the Metropolitan Cup for the first time since 1999 with a brilliant 21-10 win over Lansdowne in Donnybrook on Saturday evening. Captain Barry Elliott carried home his second cup of the season after winning the Leinster Senior Seconds League Cup against the same opposition, after a fantastic display in blazing sunshine. […]Read more
5th XV 21-10 Stillorgan
The 5ths progressed to the Winters Cup semi final with a hard fought 21-10 win over Stillorgan in Lakelands on Saturday. In glorious sunshine, the lads started down the hill, oddly into the breeze, and had the better of the opening exchanges, although failing to take a couple of good chances. Eventually the pressure told, […]Read more
4th XV 9-32 St Mary’s College
The 4th XV were beaten in the Moran Cup final in Donnybrook last night, losing 32-9 to a strong St Mary’s side. Our young side were always going to be up against it against a very strong Mary’s side – much changed from the league defeats to our 3rds – who were able to name […]Read more
Le Tour 2015
Le Tour 2015 Last weekend 33 Parents and 33 Players travelled to France to represent the club at Under 12s. Two Under 12s teams (12-a-side) played 17 matches in total between them. Starting with a tournament in Thuir on Saturday Nure competed extremely well against teams from France and Spain, including USAP Perpignan Under 12’s. […]Read more
Diamond XV – Halfbacks and Centres
We’ve had the piano pushers, now it’s time for the piano players! There was a huge response for the forwards, and thanks to everyone who voted, and now we can turn our attention to the half backs and centres. Scrum half is one of those positions that Terenure has been blessed with over the years […]Read more