AIB and the IRFU are delighted to announce that 'Pure Rugby' will beinfull force in Lansdowne Road, on Saturday, 8th May when all threeDivisional finals will take place. This will be the first time everin theseven-year history of the AIB League that all three finals have beenplayedon the same day and in the same venue.
Kicking off at 12 noon, the Division 3 final will be followed by theDivision 2 final at 2pm, culminating with the Division 1 game at 4pm.
Speaking on behalf of AIB, Kathy McGarry stated that, "We aredelightedthat the Division One, Two and Three Finals will each be played inLansdowne on the same day. This is the seventh season of ourinvolvementwith club rugby, and a great atmosphere is bound to prevail in andaroundLansdowne Road, on a day that has become a highlight of the Club Rugby
AIB's sponsorship of the AIB League has always focused on thecommunity,and it's involvement in making the AIB League a successfulcompetition. Inorder to make it a gala day for club rugby, sponsors AIB have joinedforceswith the IRFU to ensure that there will be a festival atmosphere ontheday.
A number of activities are planned using the back pitch area,whichwill feature marquees, musical entertainment and a children'sentertainmentarea with bouncy castles, face painters, obstacle courses, a bungeerun andstilt walkers. These activities promise to add to a fun family dayoutwith 'Pure Rugby' and much more!