Fancy being the Connacht Mascot and leading the Connacht team out onto the pitch at The SportsGround with the captain?

MascotCompetitionSmalljpgFor this coming rugby season ‘10/’11, Connacht Rugby is holding a Rugby Art Competition for boys and girls aged between 5 and 12 years old.  You must draw a picture of your favourite Connacht Rugby player using lots of colour and imagination when sketching. In no more than 30 words you must tell us why they are your favourite player.

There will be two age brackets – 5-8 years old and 9-12 years old.

Six winners from each category from each of the counties in Connacht will be selected as a Connacht mascot in advance of the season starting. Your winning sketches will also appear on the Connacht Rugby website for the coming season.

Competition Rules:

Your entry must be a sketch/picture/painting of your favourite Connacht rugby player accompanied by maximum 30-word description of why they are your favourite player.

All entries to be submitted to:

Mascot Competition,
Connacht Rugby,
The Sportsground,
College Rd.

Your entry must appear on A3 or A4 paper.
Your entry must include your name, age (DOB) and contact telephone number.
Closing date for Entries is Monday 23rd August 2010.
Winners will be announced on Wednesday 25th August 2010.
Each winner will be assigned a specific game decide by the Connacht Branch.


Gallery: HT minis – Ballinrobe, Ballyhaunis, Corinthians and Dunmore