Introducing...the 2018/19 Connacht Rugby Awards Ball

19 February 2019

Introducing...the 2018/19 Connacht Rugby Awards Ball
Connacht Rugby are delighted to share the details of the 2018/19 Connacht Rugby Awards Ball - the evening when we crown the achievements of clubs, players, coaches and more across all levels of rugby in the province.
Here's all you need to know about the night.
WHEN: Saturday 13th April 2019.
WHERE: Salthill Hotel, Galway.
WHAT'S ON: In total there are 17 awards to be announced on the night: They are as follows:

  • Men's U18 Player of the Year

  • Women's U18 Player of the Year

  • Men's U19 Player of the Year

  • Referee of the Year

  • Coach of the Year

  • Unsung Hero of the Year

  • Women's Club Player of the Year

  • Women's Player of the Year

  • Junior Club Player of the Year

  • Senior Club Player of the Year

  • Club of the Year

  • Portwest Club Moment of the Season

  • Academy Player of the Year

  • Try of the Year

  • Fans' Player of the Year

  • Players' Player of the Year

  • Lifetime Contribution to Connacht Rugby

WHAT'S INCLUDED: Attendees will enjoy a pre-meal drinks reception from 7pm followed by a 4-course meal with wine in conjunction with the awards ceremony. Live music will then be provided by the Weightless Astronauts followed by a DJ 'til late. During the night award goers will get the opportunity to mingle with the players and nominees to celebrate another busy season for Connacht Rugby on and off the pitch.
HOW MUCH: Tickets cost €110 per person and are available to purchase from Connacht Rugby by calling 091 561568. Tables of 10 are also available at a discounted rate of €1000.
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: A number of awards on the night will be available to sponsor by businesses. This will include two tickets, the opportunity to present the award on stage, exposure on the Connacht Rugby social channels to 250,000 followers, and plenty more. For further info please contact Jean O'Grady on