American Football Association of Ireland | Wicklow Festival 8-a-side Blitz 1995

Composite Table

Dublin Tornadoes
Dublin Lightning
Lurgan Area Raiders
Belfast Spartans
Carrickfergus Knights
British Bulldogs A
British Bulldogs B
British Bulldogs C

Reference: [1][2]


8 teams, including 3 from the British Bulldogs played an 8-a-side knockout tournament in Wicklow Rugby Club on 13 August 1995.

The Bulldogs also played a match against the Dublin All-Stars representative side.


[1] Naughton, Lindie (1995) “American Football” Evening Herald. Thursday, July 13, 1995. pg. 73 [Pg. 79 Irish Newspaper Archive]

[2]O’Doherty, Caroline (1995) “Feast of entertainment at American Football Blitz” Wicklow People. Thursday, August 10, 1995. pg. 5.

Note: Past copies of the Evening Herald are available to view online at the Irish Newspaper Archive: and British Newspaper Archive:, both of which are subscription services. Past copies of the Wicklow People are available at the British Newspaper Archive:


Thanks to Richard Conville and Mark Giblin.

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