Junior Touch American Football Blitz 1991

3 November 1991, Tymon Park, Tallaght


North Dublin Warriors55001.000
Tallaght Wildcats
Dodder Sharks
North Dublin Knights
Limerick Patriots
Dublin Celts
DateHome TeamAway Team


Tip American Football Blitz 1991 – 3 November 1991

The first Tip American Football Blitz, organised by the Dublin Tornadoes, took place at Tymon Park in Tallaght on 3 November 1991. the stormy weather forced three teams to cancel, including Lee Valley Steelers from Cork, but teams still travelled from as far as Limerick. The North Dublin Warriors finished top, winning all five matches, followed by the Tallaght Tornadoes’ Junior side, the Wildcats, and Dodder Sharks.[1]


[1] Naughton, L. (1991) Warriors tops at American Football Evening Herald, November 07, 1991, pg. 79.

[2] Naughton, L. (1991) Tip-toe around American grid! Evening Herald, September 26, 1991, pg. 91.

[3] Naughton, L. (1991) Football Blitz Evening Herald, October 17, 1991, pg. 65.

Past copies of the Evening Herald are available at https://www.irishnewsarchive.com


Thanks to Nicola Conville, Richard Conville, Conor Lynch, Maurice Lynch, Robert Byron, Dylan Brennan, Jonathan Brennan and Karl Saab.

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