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Garda Vetting

Garda Vetting

It is the Connacht Branch and IRFU policy that anyone working with or having access to children under the age of 18 to be Garda Vetted. Clubs should undertake to get

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Long Term Player Development

Long Term Player Development

Long Term Player Development The  Irish  Rugby  Football  Union  is  proud  to  present  its  Long  Term  Player  Development Model which, for the first time, provides an integrated framework  to facilitate

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Codes of Conduct

Codes of Conduct

Click on the link below to download Official IRFU Codes of Conduct for Players, Coaches and Fans alike.

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Safeguarding Declaration of Intent

Safeguarding Declaration of Intent

Once a commitment to the IRFU Child Welfare Policy has been enshrined within a club’s constitution, then all rules and regulations will stem from this. The way we work with

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IRFU Safeguarding Policy

IRFU Safeguarding Policy

The IRFU is committed to the enjoyment of rugby by young people. It values and encourages the participation of parents, guardians, teachers, “Sports Leaders” and volunteers in the participation of

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IRFU Safe Rugby

IRFU Safe Rugby

Safe Rugby The SAFE Rugby, Standard Approach to Field Emergencies in Rugby – programme aims to provide rugby specific, pitch side emergency care training and skills to medical staff and

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LEP Coaching Handbook

LEP Coaching Handbook

LEP Coaching Handbook Leprechaun Rugby aims to encourage the positive development of running, balancing and handling skills. Handling skills can be developed along with similar skills in sports such as

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IRFU Guide to Concussion

IRFU Guide to Concussion

A Guide to Concussion The Irish Rugby Football Union, in conjunction with Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster Rugby today (9th Dec) launched a new concussion guide to educate those playing,

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