The Ulster Rugby team play in the European Cup and Guinness PRO12, with a large number of regular supporters, rugby is known as a true 'sport for all' in Northern Ireland. Ulster Rugby, with it's playing and administrative staff based at Kingspan Stadium in Belfast, is the only sport running a full-time professional team based in Northern Ireland. The Ulster Branch, also based at the stadium, is responsible for the game development structure across the Province.
Volunteerism is the foundation on which rugby is built. Many of our activities and affiliated clubs could not survive without the involvement of passionate and dedicated volunteers who bring together a vast range of knowledge, skills and experience for the good of the game.
Leading forecourt and convenience retailer Maxol has announced the renewal of its sponsorship of Ulster Mini Rugby for the next two seasons, with the first festival kicking off on Saturday 10th October at Clogher Valley.