AUDI ATHLONE is pleased to announce it is teaming up with Buccaneers Rugby Football Club as title sponsor to the Athlone club this season.


AUDI ATHLONE and Buccs have much in common, both striving for performance and distinction, with style and power key elements to their combined ambitions.  


Buccaneers, who play in Dubarry Park, is the only midlands club participating in the All-Ireland League, competing in Division 1B. Their young squad will be bidding to build on the progress made last season as they aim for promotion to the topflight this term. Their youth and exuberance should ensure that their spirited play will be innovative and stylish, qualities associated with AUDI.


Ian Moore of AUDI ATHLONE commented that they “are delighted to team up with such a progressive club as Buccaneers whose ethos complements the AUDI values of Vorsprung durch Technik. AUDI ATHLONE look forward to working with the club and Buccs are wished a successful season.”


Buccaneers President Ted Carty stated that “the club is absolutely delighted to announce AUDI ATHLONE as their title sponsor for the coming season. AUDI is a superb and distinctive brand whose goals Buccs would be hoping to emulate. Buccaneers field 19 teams this season and clubs simply cannot operate without financial back-up. Thus the generous support of AUDI ATHLONE is appreciated all the more in these challenging financial times.”


Also speaking at the launch in The Bounty, Athlone Mayor Alan Shaw wished Buccaneers well at all levels this season and he welcomed the support of a strong firm such as AUDI ATHLONE who have been giving wonderful employment in the town for 30 years to help drive the club on.  




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