The season started with a bang, Bruff’s sevens squad making their way to the final of the Meteor Sevens tournament in Highfield last Saturday. They took care of Young Munsters in round one, The holders Highfield in the second round and Shannon in the semi-final finishing the game with only 5 players following injuries. Thomond finally beating them in the final.
Following last weekend’s Meteor sevens tournament final appearance the Bruff 1st XV are back into full swing in the season proper this week.
Tuesday night sees Shannon RFC coming out for a friendly kicking off at 7:30pm and this coming Saturday sees the competitive season kicking off with the Limerick Charity Cup opener against Young Munster. This game has been relocated to St. Mary’s and kicks off at 2:30pm in Pa Healy’s field.
The J1 team kick off the season with a Transfield Cup game against UL Bohs in Kilballyowen on the 6th of September with a provisional kickoff of 1:00 (Due to the day that’s in it).