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Ivan Heffernan and Michael Honan appointed to management team of Ballina Rugby team

Reigning Connacht Junior League Champions, Ballina Rugby Football Club are very happy to announce the appointment of both Ivan Heffernan and Michael Honan to the management team of their First XV. 

Ivan and Michael will work with Head Coach David Newman as the Moyside club prepare for the upcoming season.

Both men are steeped in the Ballina sporting community and had distinguished playing careers with BRFC while also serving the club very well off the pitch. Both took a step back in recent years but have now returned to assist the club develop into the future.

Ivan is a former captain of the Mayo senior football team and had a stellar playing and coaching career with Ballina RFC. He's the father of current Irish international David Heffernan.

Michael Honan has played at every level of the club from Minis right through to the senior squad. He then went on to become a very accomplished referee throughout Conncht and beyond.

Both Michael an Ivan will be great additions to the management team of Ballina RFC alongside Head Coach David Newman.


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