American Football, Flag Football, NIAFA Flag Football

Northern Ireland American Football Association | Flag Football League 1985

League Table

Bangor Buccaneers11003001.000
Jordanstown Jaguars11001.000
Belfast Blitzers2110.500
Coleraine Chieftains1010.000
Belfast Spartans1010030.000
Tyrone Tornadoes

Reference: [1-4]


DateHome TeamAway Team
Week 1
Tyrone TornadoesColeraine Chieftains
Coleraine ChieftainsLBelfast BlitzersW
Belfast Spartans0Bangor Buccaneers30
Belfast BlitzersLJordanstown JaguarsW

References: [1-4]

Home Venues:

TeamHome Venue
Belfast SpartansMusgrave Park, Belfast
Tyrone TornadoesOmagh Rugby Club, Omagh. Co. Tyrone.
Bangor Buccaneers
Coleraine Chieftains
Belfast Blitzers

Reference: [1][2][3]



[1] Irish American Football Association | Wayback Machine (2007) A BRIEF HISTORY OF AMERICAN FOOTBALL IN IRELAND [Internet] available from: [Accessed 6 July 2017]

[2] Belfast Spartans (2019) Team History | Grinding to a start [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 20 March 2018]

[3] Belfast Blitzers | Facebook Page (2013) Post November 3, 2013: “Belfast Blitzers V Coleraine Chieftains, Flag Football Game, circa 1985. These photos were taken at Coleraine. “ [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 2 April 2019]

Social Media

[4] Belfast Blitzers | Facebook (2019) Comments on Post by David Turner, August 12-17, 2019 [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 17 August 2019]


Thanks to David Turner, Belfast Blitzers

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Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 1 September 2019

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