An prolonged Eire U18 Girls’s 7s squad of twenty-two gamers, supported by Pwc, has been named to begin preparation for the Rugby Europe U18 Girls’s 7s Championships in Prague on the 23-24th July.
The squad will in two weekend camps on the IRFU’s excessive Efficiency Centre in Dublin on the weekends of the 18-19th and 25th-26th June earlier than a diminished squad will journey to France for a two day camp at Marcoussis (2-3rd July), the FFR’s coaching facility the place they are going to practice towards their French counterparts.
There might be two additional someday camps in July (10th & 17th) earlier than the squad is finalised to journey to Prague for the Rugby Europe Championships.
Twelve of the gamers chosen for the coaching squad have been concerned earlier this 12 months within the U18 Girls’s Six Nations Pageant in Edinburgh – Clara Barrett, Molly Boote, Ellen Boylan, Beth Buttimer, Katie Corrigan, Kate Flannery, Jane Neil, Eabha Nic Donnacha, Robyn O’Connor, Amy O’Mahony, Eva Sterrit and Orla Wafer.
Katie FitzhenryIRFU Girls’s Efficiency Pathway Coach, commented,
“That is the primary time in plenty of years that we now have been in a position to compete on this match as a consequence of COVID nevertheless it has confirmed to be the place to begin for a lot of of our future stars as gamers equivalent to Beibhinn Parsons, Kate Farrell-McCabe, Megan Burns, Aoibheann Reilly and Dorothy Wall all began their worldwide careers on this match.”
“There’s a robust cohort within the group that gained their first expertise of worldwide rugby again in April on the U18 Girls’s Six Nations Pageant whereas the latest Underage Interpro 7s Sequence allowed us to establish new expertise within the system. We’ve a superb variety of camps over the approaching weeks which is able to assist the gamers put together for the match in Prague and we’re actually wanting ahead to getting this programme again up and operating.”
The international locations competing within the Rugby Europe U18 Championship are France, England, Scotland, Eire, Czech Republic, Spain, Portugal, Belgium and the Ukraine.
Eire U18 Girls’s 7s Coaching Squad
Clara Barrett (Connacht/Ballina RFC)
Molly Boote (Connacht/Connemara RFC) WNTS
Ellen Boylan (Munster/Carrick on Suir RFC)
Beth Buttimer (Munster/Fethard RFC)
Hannah Clark (Connacht / Tuam / Oughterard RFC) WNTS
Katie Corrigan (Leinster/Tullow RFC)
Mia Fergusson (Ulster/Malone RFC)
Caitriona Finn (Munster / UL Bohemians) WNTS
Kate Flannery (Munster/Fethard RFC) WNTS
Zara Hutchinson (Ulster/Clogher Valley RFC)
Prudence Isaac (Leinster / Arklow RFC)
Amy Larn (Leinster/Navan RFC)
Lucia Linn (Munster/Dolphin RFC)
Cara Martin (Leinster/Navan RFC)
Emma McCardle (Ulster/Metropolis of Armagh RFC)
Jane Neill (Leinster/Arklow RFC)
Eabha Nic Donnacha (Connacht / Corinthians RFC) WNTS
Robyn O’Connor (Leinster/Wexford RFC)
Amy O’Mahony (Leinster/Greystones RFC)
Tara O’Neill (Ulster/Cooke RFC)
Eva Sterrit (Leinster/Greystones RFC) WNTS
Orla Wafer (Leinster/Enniscorthy RFC)