Situated at Magowan Park, Mallusk Road, Newtownabbey, County Antrim Ophir Rugby Club is a stones throw from Belfast. Welcoming and sociable Ophir sit proudy in Kukri Qualifying 3 and have a reputation for being a very hard team to play against.
The highly successful Ophir Sevens is run every year and represents an excellent opportunity for clubs to get some pre-season game time and put their conditioning to the test.
Ophir have a senior section consisting of a I, II & XV competing in leagues and cups – pictures below
They also have an U15 XV & U13 XV.
The Ophir rugby stars of 2010/11 were announced this year at the annual club awards dinner. Here’s a list of award winners following the recent club dinner presentations…..
Presidents Cup – Chris Phillips – for services to youth rugby at Ophir
1st XV Player of the year – Philip Adgee
2ndXV Player of the year – Alan Davidson
3rdXV Player of the year – Aaron McFall
Youth Player of the year – Jamie Mawhinney
Coach’s Player of the year – Ron Bell
Should anyone wish to get intouch with Ophir Rugby Club do not hesitate to contact them on the link below.
InTouch rugby covers the Ophir annual 7s every year.