Teams, Charity Shield, 29 August 2010
DV8 or 8-a-side Blitzes are held every year by the Irish American Football Association as Charity Events.
In 2010, the Charity Shield was held in aid of the Stroke Association off Northern Ireland, at Aircraft Park, Holywood Road, Belfast, on Sunday, August 29.
The Players and teams were promoting the FAST (Facial weakness, Arm weakness, Speech Problems, Time to call 999) campaign to raise awareness of stroke detection.
 Bashford Michael (2010) “Sporting Event to kick off exposure for local charity” Belfast Telegraph. August 26, 2010. [Internet] Available from: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/sporting-event-to-kick-off-exposure-for-local-charity-28555130.html [Accessed 23 June 2018]
 Irish American Football Association (2010) IAFA Logo [Internet] Available from: http://www.americanfootball.ie/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/IAFA.jpg [Accessed 1 May 2017]
 Bashford Michael (2010) “East Belfast will host the inaugural Irish American Football League (IAFL) Charity Shield this weekend” Belfast Telegraph. August 26, 2010. [Internet] Available from: https://cdn-04.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/migration_catalog/b7efe/25712971.ece/BINARY/eb%20gv%20Belfast%20Trojans%201 [Accessed 23 June 2018]
Thanks to Joe Grey (Dublin Dragons)
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