Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring TD, today announced an investment package of 7.4 million euro from the Irish Sports Council, to support grassroots development in Rugby, Football and Gaelic Games.
Emer O'Mahony and Kim Flood were the star performers at Templeville Road today as Railway Union were crowned Women's All-Ireland Cup champions for the first time with an outstanding 27-0 victory over Highfield.
They needed a 27-point winning margin against Scotland. They got that and more. The Ireland Women's team captured their second Women's RBS 6 Nations title in style at Broadwood Stadium - relive their Championship winning day in our exclusive video.
Fresh from scoring a hat-trick of tries in Sunday's RBS 6 Nations title-clinching win for the Ireland Women against Scotland, winger Alison Miller is enjoying her latest Championship success with the girls in green.
Larissa Muldoon, now a two-time Women's RBS 6 Nations winner, is part of an all-Donegal half-back pairing for the Ireland Women. She spoke to Irish Rugby TV about the developing clubs in her own county.
Scrumqueens.com, the world's leading Women's rugby website, has announced its Team of the 2015 Women's RBS 6 Nations and champions Ireland have six played selected - captain Niamh Briggs, Jenny Murphy, Alison Miller, Ailis Egan, Sophie Spence and Claire Molloy.
Ireland Women's lock Orla Fitzsimons describes how she was a supporter in the stands for the 2013 Grand Slam success, and now, two years on, she has a Women's RBS 6 Nations winners' medal around her neck.
The Ireland Women completed a historic RBS 6 Nations double for Irish rugby as they ran out 73-3 winners over Scotland in Cumbernauld to seal their second Championship and Triple Crown in three years. Check out our galleries of the match, trophy presentation and post-match celebrations.
Two years ago Niamh Briggs kept her calm to kick the two penalties that saw Ireland win the Women's RBS 6 Nations title and claim the Grand Slam in Italy. Yesterday saw the full-back, now Ireland's captain, lead by example as the girls in green secured their second Championship in three seasons.
Niamh Briggs had a day to remember as she captained the Ireland Women's team to RBS 6 Nations title glory. The Waterford star, who scored the first try in the 73-3 win over Scotland, spoke to Irish Rugby TV afterwards.
The Ireland Women were in inspirational form against Scotland, relentlessly piling on the points to secure a record 73-3 win and complete a famous Men's and Women's RBS 6 Nations double for Irish rugby.
It is still all to play for in the final round of the Women's RBS 6 Nations as defending champions France fight to hold onto their title, with Ireland, who are pressing for the Triple Crown and a possible Championship, snapping at their heels.