Connacht Rugby is giving season ticket-holders a chance to turn their ‘Blue Monday’ into green, with an exclusive competition to win a trip to La Rochelle this weekend!

The lucky winner and their guest will travel with the team to France, where Connacht play La Rochelle in the crucial Challenge Cup clash on Saturday evening. They will enjoy 4-star accommodation, transfers and match tickets for the game which kicks off on Saturday at 6.30pm local time. What better way to beat those January Blues!

Answer this simple question to be in with a chance to win.

QUESTION: Who is the top try scorer for Connacht Rugby in the Challenge Cup this season?

  1. Danie Poolman
  2. Matt Healy
  3. Kieran Marmion

To enter, email [email protected] with the correct answer, your Season Ticket Account Number, address and phone number before midnight on Wednesday, 21st January. The winner will be contacted on Thursday 22nd January and must be available to travel on Friday 23rd January.

Prize includes:

  • Flights for two people (Fri 23rd Jan 2015 Dublin to la Rochelle, depart 08:00 arrive 10:50)
  • Coach transfer on arrival to team hotel
  • 1 night B&B – twin or double room at team hotel (4 star)
  • Sat 24th Jan, transfer to Stadium for match
  • Match tickets
  • After match transfer to airport for flight home with team (Depart La Rochelle 22:45 hrs arrive Dublin 23.35 hrs)

Terms & Conditions

  • Competition closes at midnight on Wednesday 21st January 2015.
  • The promoter of this competition is Connacht Rugby, The Sportsground, College Road, Galway.
  • Competition entrants must be 2014/ 2015 Season Ticket holders and over 18 years old in order to qualify as the prize winner. Connacht Rugby reserves the right to request written proof of age of any competition winner.
  • Connacht Rugby competitions are not open to staff of Connacht Rugby (be they employees or contractors), their immediate family members or associated companies including (but not limited to) the competition promotional partner(s).
  • No purchase is necessary to enter this promotion.
  • One entry per person. A valid entry consists of a correct answer emailed to the above mailbox, accompanied by the entrant’s name, season ticket ID, address and contact phone number.
  • Prizes are non-transferable and will only be awarded to the winner.
  • Winner must be available to travel on the weekend of the match and must present themselves at Dublin Airport. Transfers to and from Dublin Airport are not included.
  • No cash alternative will be awarded in lieu of stated prize(s).
  • The prize will be subject to any additional terms and conditions of the suppliers of the prize.
  • Entry to this promotion shall be deemed full and unconditional acceptance of the terms & conditions. The promoters reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions.
  • Connacht Rugby’s decision in relation to selection of prize winner(s) is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • If, due to circumstances beyond its control, a prize becomes unavailable Connacht Rugby and/or the promoter(s) reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal value.
  • Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission to use the relevant winner’s name, hometown and likeness for purposes of advertising, promotion or publicity in any media without additional compensation and prize winners agree to take part in such related promotional activities as Connacht Rugby may require.


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