Co Cavan RFC official opening of the new facilities
On Saturday September 21st 2013 the newly refurbished facilities at Co Cavan RFC were officially opened by Mr Patrick Fitzgerald the president of the IRFU. Great displays of rugby were watched on the day with the seniors, the U17's and the minis all turning out to play for their club. The celebrations went on into the night with dinner and speeches. Co Cavan RFC was praised for the work it has done on it's club to improve facilities for the players as well as all groups in the local community. Everyone enjoyed the event with many compliments being passed on the new facilities which included a function room, bar and kitchen as well as changing rooms and a gym. The president of the club Mr Kevin Jackson thanked everyone for attending and supporting the club and encouraged people to consider the club facilities when booking venues for parties, he thanked the teams for their great games of rugby and he also thanked Mr Fitzgerald for opening the facilities. Also at the club on the day were two Ulster players Stuart Olding and Adam Macklin which attracted the attention of all the young aspiring rugby players in the club. They joined in on the training sessions with the U8's, 10's and 12's and spent an hour with the U13 squad guiding them through the finer points of the set piece.