Includes the latest news stories, results, fixtures, video and audio. London Irish RFC is a professional English rugby union club, with an Irish Identity. The Brentford Community Stadium is just a few miles from London Irish’s training base and spiritual home at Hazelwood, Sunbury, and is in an ideal location to be reached from the club’s traditional area in south-west London, those who have begun following the team in the Thames Valley, and new rugby supporters from across the capital. Sport plays an important role in Irish society; it brings our relatively small island together in a way nothing else can, and this is the main reason many clubs across the world have deeply rooted Irish links. England and Wales (1183005). London compete in the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship on an annual basis, the only … From the Boston Celtics in America to the London Irish in England, here are 5 Irish-inspired sports teams outside of Ireland. London compete in the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship on an annual basis, the only English based team to do so.
Registered Charity. / 1 Comment BRAND IN BID TO NAIL FIRST TEAM SPOT. The London County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael, Coiste Londain) or London GAA is one of the county boards outside Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic games in London.The county board is also responsible for the London inter-county teams. Ireland competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, United Kingdom, from July 27 to August 12, 2012.This was the nation's twentieth appearance at the Summer Olympics. We play in the Connacht provincial championship as the Irish Community in London are considered as part of the province of Connacht. The Olympic Council of Ireland sent a total of 66 athletes to the Games, 36 men and 30 women, to compete in 14 sports. Registered company limited by guarantee, England and Wales (11365387). Registered Office: Hazelwood Centre, Hazelwood Drive, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex TW16 6QU. Categories: London Irish. London’s new home of rugby . Richmond came up against an incredibly powerful and motivated London Irish team who with this emphatic win secure a return to the Premiership. The London Irish Foundation uses the power of sport, rugby in particular, to make a lasting, positive impact on the lives of people, both young and old, and to build a meaningful and sustainable legacy for sport and education across our communities. London Irish have signed Australia international Adam Coleman ahead of the 2019-20 season, joining Sekope Kepu, Waisake Naholo and Paddy Jackson in signing for the club this week.