What’s happening at Instonians Rugby this week, Sat 29th Feb & beyond

Thurs 27th Feb


Instonians Primary School Blitz

11am to 1pm

Shawsbridge (4g hockey pitch)

6 Schools

Lough View Integrated

St Olivers Plunketts



St Annes

Millennium Integrated


Sat 29th Feb


Seahorse Mini Rugby Section


P1 to P7 Coaching at home


Medallion Shield Semi-Final

10.30 am

RBAI v Armagh

(Being played at Wallace High School)


Youth Rugby Section


U14s no game

U16s no game

U18s away to Omagh in the Bowl


Adult Rugby Section


1st XV home to Ballyclare 1st XV in the League

2nd XV no game

3rdXV home to Dungannon 4th XV in the Forster Cup quarter final

To book a place at the pre-match lunch contact:

Robin McKelvey

0797 492 0447



Future special events


Ladies Day at Instonians Rugby - Sat 29th Feb (3 DAYS AWAY)

Something a bit Different - Sat 29th Feb at Instonians

ATTENTION - If you are a husband, boyfriend, gentleman friend, partner or son can you PLEASE forward this email to your girlfriend, mum, partner, lady friend, wife or daughter?

Saturday 29th Feb will be an exciting day at Instonians RFC with a full house and lots going on! Only 10 days to go!

The 1st XV are at home to Ballyclare in the league and our President Ken Bamford, will host a lunch before the match in the small bar. Everyone very welcome!

In the big bar will be the first ever Ladies Day at the club. This has been arranged by the ladies, for the ladies to enable our female members, girlfriends, mums, partners, friends, wives and daughters to get to know each other a bit better and have a great afternoon of fun with a few glasses of bubbles!

The afternoon will start at 12.30 with a music and drinks reception and will include

  • Sumptuous 3 course lunch
  • Fashion show
  • Make up demos by Paddy McGurgan
  • Hair styling demos

Plus much more,

All hosted by Cool FMs Rebecca McKinney

Flyer attached and all details and online ticket purchasing can be found at https://www.seahorsesminirugby.co.uk/product/here-come-the-girls/

Its only 3 days away so get your tickets booked!


Ladies Event Team

Neil Gillies
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Tel: 07919 493 797



Fri 3rd April (5 weeks away)



Drinks reception

3 course dinner with wine

Guest Speaker – 92 times capped All Black legend, Sean Fitzpatrick

Local comedian Tim McGarry

Invited guests of honour from Irish and Ulster Rugby as well as other sports

Usual fundraising fun, raffles etc

Dancing into the night

The local reporter Mark Simpson will compare the evening in his own inimitable way

Cocktail Dress / Black Tie.

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Shaws Bridge.

Drinks reception 7pm.

Carriages 1am. Price:

£75 per person.

To purchase tickets on line please visit – www.seahorsesminirugby.co.uk/shop

Or contact Neil Gillies at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Or Contact Michael Fairbanks at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


More Details:






Remaining Adult Fixtures 


1st XV

2nd XV

3rd XV

29 Feb 20

L - Ballyclare (H)


Forster Cup QF – Dungannon (H)

7 Mar 20


L - Banbridge 3 (H) at 12.30pm

L - Academy 2 (H)

14 Mar 20

L - Dromore (A)

L - Omagh 3 (H)

Forster Cup SF

21 Mar 20

L - Cooke (H)


L - Donegal Town (A)

28 Mar 20


Forster Cup F

4 Apr 20

 L – Clogher Valley (A)


L - Ophir (A)

11 Apr 20 (Easter Sat)


L - Bangor 2 (H)


13 Apr 20 (Easter Mon)

Instonians U20s Tournament

Instonians U20s Tournament

Instonians U20s Tournament