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Why Join Us

As a player, male or female and of whatever ability, we can offer you the following:

  • Centrally located club with access to DART / public transport
  • Progressive and friendly club environment
  • Fully integrated club, where all teams and all players are valued and treated equally
  • Top class training and playing facilities, including a club gym, male and female changing rooms and showers, and club bar for socialising afterwards
  • Quality coaching teams, with excellent specialist guest coaches
  • Competitive winning teams, as well as social sides
  • Focus on your individual development so as to allow you to achieve your rugby potential – be it social rugby, strong club player, Leinster, Ireland or future Olympian
  • Specific one-hour individual player technical development sessions
  • Match standard floodlights to play and train (ensuring evening matches)
  • An advanced Player Welfare Programme, led by Leinster Team Doctor Professor John Ryan and includes physiotherapy and strength and condiditioning coach, that covers prehab, rehab, functional assessments, injury prevention, and achieving optimal fitness levels for rugby
  • Strong social scene, including start of season tour, various events throughout the year, Kinsale 7s, and end of season tour
  • A circle of male and female friends outside of your normal environment
  • Active club roles available for work experience and other opportunities
  • Network opportunities with the Railway Union Business Network, which will allow you to engage in the local community and provide networking opportunities that may assist in work and/or business opportunities
  • Railway Union has focused on being a community-based club, which means we focus on working with, in and for our community.  This will give you a sense of achievement and of ‘involvement’ in your local community, a sense of ‘giving something back’
  • Active participation and work experience opportunities to develop your management, professional and people skills in a professional setting.  Working with achievers in many areas of business and the community, you will get guidance and feedback.  This can add to your CV and give valuable work experience in an area you might want to break into.  We have countless examples of members who’ve gained experience in certain club roles who have gone onto find similar roles professionally

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