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Ballynahinch RFC Notes For 6 April 2016

  There were two matches played on Saturday at Ballymacarn Park – Hinch 5’s v Armagh 3’s and Hinch Evergreens v Bangor 3’s. Hitch 2’s had a rest weekend, as Malone 2’s postponed their match due to the McCrea Cup Final, but training continued ahead of the final matches in…

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Ballynahinch RFC Notes Results and Fixtures For 20-27 February

Mini rugby at Ballynahinch RFC continued on Saturday 13 February 2016. David Black is the Mini Convenor and is contactable on – 07760919094. Details about Mini Rugby are posted weekly on the Club Facebook page:  www.facebook.com/ballynahinchrfcofficial or via the Club website – www.hinchrfc.com Ballynahinch RFC is now running a fundraising Lotto. There was no main…

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Ballynahinch RFC Notes and Fixtures For 6th February 2016

Hinch Club Notes: Mini Rugby at Ballynahinch RFC continues on Saturday 6th February 2016. David Black has taken on the role of Mini Convenor and is contactable on 07760919094. Details about Mini Rugby are posted weekly on the Club Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/ballynahinchrfcofficial?ref=aymt_homepage_panel or via the Club website – www.hinchrfc.com…

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Hinch Enjoy Win Over Terenure At Lakelands

Terenure College 09  Ballynahinch RFC  29 (UBL) Match Report – 30.01.16  Richard Hart reports from Lakelands Park. Ballynahinch dug deep in defence to see out their first away league win since beating Dolphin in Cork last March, as they toppled Terenure College 20-9 on the plastic pitch at Lakelands Park….

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Ballynahinch RFC Reports: Hinch 3’s Too Strong For Larne

Hinch Minis V Ards RFC Minis Sunday 22 March 2015 A gloriously sunny afternoon saw Ballynahinch RFC Minis travel the relatively short distance to Hamilton Park to take on Ards RFC Minis across all age groups from U6 to U11’s. As ever, the Ballymacarn faithful travelled in the usual big…

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Ballynahinch Rugby Results (15th) and Fixtures (22nd February)

This Saturday sees an action packed day in prospect for all the Ballynahinch sides: The 1st XV are playing a top of the Ulster Senior League clash against Ballymena, the 2nd XV are away to Bangor in the Powerade Towns Cup Quarter Final, the 3’s, 4’s + 5’s are all…

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Ballynahinch Rugby Results and Fixtures For 1 February

The weather and pitch conditions at Ballymacarn forced a postponement of all home fixtures for the Seniors and the Youth and cancelation of Mini Rugby training. Ballynahinch have five senior home fixtures this coming Saturday (including 4 Cup matches), with the 1st XV back in action in the Ulster Senior League against…

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Ballynahinch Evergreens Larne 3s

Ballynahinch Evergreens  13  Larne 3’s  0 Clem Bassett reports from the Glynn. The 2013 Evergreens maintained their top of the League position with a gritty performance against a surprisingly strong Larne 3s team. The Evergreens made 9 changes to the previous weeks team and the team on display acquitted themselves…

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Hinch 4’s Too Strong For Bangor

Ballynahinch 4’s  17  Bangor 2’s  0 Daniel Carson reports from Ballymacarn Park Ballynahinch were greeted by heavy rain and strong winds after their fortnight off as they maintained top spot in Junior 2 with a hard fought victory over a powerful Bangor side. Playing in swamp-like conditions across the road…

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Hinch U-13’s Earn Bragging Rights Over Coleraine

Ballynahinch U-13’s  20  Coleraine U-13s’ 12  James Neill reports from Ballymacarn Park Ballynahinch came away from the match on Saturday with all the bragging rights in what turned out to be a highly entertaining yet scrappy friendly match on Saturday. Missing influential flanker Callum Rice, Hinch started nervously, with many…

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Hinch 2’s Overpower Banbridge

Ballynahinch 2’s    36  Banbridge 2’s   6 Match Report – 4th October 2013 Chris Parker reports from Ballymacarn Park Hinch 2’s got back to action after a two week break with a league fixture at home to Banbridge. The two sides had faced each other in the Town’s cup last…

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Hinch Battle In First All Ireland League Match Against Cork Con

All Ireland Ulster Bank Division 1A John Dickson Reports From Ballymacarn Park Ballynahinch RFC   17    Cork  Constitution   24 It was a historic day for the County Down Club at Ballymacarn Park on Saturday (30 September) when they took to the field to face Cork Constitution in the…

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Hinch 1’s Hang on to Win Against Blackrock

Ballynahinch  20 Blackrock  16 John Dickson reporting from Shaw’s Bridge BALLYNAHINCH managed to just hang on to claim victory against a resurgent Blackrock College in what was a very disappointing contest at Shaw’s Bridge, with the whistle of referee Kevin Beggs signalling 4 yellow cards against the Hinch, overshadowing the…

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Ballynahinch P5 Minis Attend Dominos Pizza Mini Rugby Festival

Ballynahinch P5’s Minis made the journey to Banbridge RFC on Saturday to take part in the Ulster Rugby Dominos Pizza sponsored Under 9’s Mini Rugby Festival writes Richard Hart Playing against some very strong opposition, the Hinch P5 squad split into two teams, the Bucks and the Stags to take…

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Hinch 3’s Win Crawford Cup at Ravenhill

A Crawford Cup Final Coleraine 2’s   12  Ballynahinch 3’s  14 Richard Hart reports from Ravenhill A cold sunny day greeted the Crawford Cup Finalists at Ravenhill, with Ballynahinch having the kick-off, playing towards the Aquinas end and making their mark from the start with some excellent first hits.  The…

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