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Belfast Blitzers Irish Flag Football Team 1985-1986

Belfast Blitzers Logo [Reference: 3]
NIAFA Senior Flag Football Team 1985-1986

 

Home Ground:

Colours: Red & Black

Honours:

Career Record (W-L-T): Total: / Regular Season: 2-1-0 (Complete Record Unknown)

History: Team set up as a Flag Football team in 1985, and also played kitted football from 1986 to 1988. Their Flag Team was almost as successful as their kitted team, with very few losses.

 

Year-by-Year Record

Year Regular Season Post-Season International
  Lge P W L T Pct P W L T Chp P W L T
1985 NIAFA                            
1986 NIAFA                            

Results 1985

Week Date H/A Opposition W/L Score
2 ? H Coleraine Chieftains W ?-?
? ? ? Jordanstown Jaguars L ?-?

Results 1986

Week Date H/A Opposition W/L Score
? 20.07.1986 H Aldergrove Hawks W 53-22
           

Photo

Coleraine Chieftains (Blue) v Belfast Blitzers (Red) NIAFA – 1985 [Reference: 5]

References:

Websites:

[1] Britballnow.co.uk (2019) 1986 Results [Internet] Available from: http://www.britballnow.co.uk/history-index/results-section.html [Accessed 17 August 2019]

Social Media

[2] 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: https://www.facebook.com/belfastblitzers/posts/455913187853175 [Accessed 2 April 2019]

[3] Belfast Blitzers | Facebook (2019) Comments on Post by David Turner, August 12-17, 2019 [Internet] Available from: https://www.facebook.com/belfastblitzers/posts/2244208692356940 [Accessed 17 August 2019]

Images

[4] Belfast Blitzers | Facebook (2019) Belfast Blitzers Logo [Internet] Available from: https://scontent-dub4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/67510518_2229601940484282_4045526367226298368_n.jpg?_nc_cat=110&_nc_oc=AQl1RH5LGTyzP7JMEVoPCpPxclJUvZJLdfcQ4B410nJOwq86JZKgmCdGwLxt9Ohiu_LX86-8QPWKraapOFn6Q0ai&_nc_ht=scontent-dub4-1.xx&oh=28e5b0bd6891c62c2b9a18b51ad283a1&oe=5DE33CA5 [Accessed 8 August 2019]

[5] 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: https://scontent-dub4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/740003_455904087854085_1401328382_o.jpg?_nc_cat=104&_nc_sid=e007fa&_nc_ohc=EYpPyTbRGdkAX_i51Us&_nc_ht=scontent-dub4-1.xx&oh=003874a874ca954051ea6afa5d74b29c&oe=5F0150E8 [Accessed 2 April 2019]

Acknowledgements

Thanks to David Turner, Belfast Blitzers

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish, British, North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 3 March 2020

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