New York, USA | 2016

16.03.2016

On a balmy Wednesday evening in mid July 2015, a group of Ballybrack Seagulls gathered at Wesley College for what was to be the start of a weekly get together for a 7 a side Football game. As that first night of Football got under way, nobody there could have expect that in almost 8 months’ time, the Ballybrack Seagulls would be on international duty for the first time. The location for this opening adventure, New York City during St. Patricks Day Celebrations of 2016!

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Saas-Fee, Switzerland | 2016

19.08.2016

Having took a Seagull size bite out of the Big Apple, the Ballybrack Seagulls set their sights on a new adventure. Following on from the success of the NYC trip, we needed to aim high and higher it was! Match day two saw the Ballybrack Seagulls head for dizzy heights of the Swiss Alps to take on the Official Swiss Alp Mountain Rescue Team in our second "International" Football match.

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Amsterdam, Holland | 2017

04.11.2017

With the Seagulls having soared high through the Swiss Alps it was time to find our next destination to travel to. We needed a place that could match the "high" of the Swiss Alps but also keep us level grounded. Where could we possibly go that could offer us this? Yes, you’ve guessed it… AMSTERDAM!

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Barcelona, Spain | 2018

08.03.2018

On the back of the their Dutch Master Class, it was time for the Ballybrack Seagulls to take flight once again. Time to visit a city that was portraying itself as the new home of “Total Football”. This one could get a little Messi!

Time to visit BARCELONA!

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Reykjavík, Iceland | 2018

10.11.2018

The Ballybrack Seagulls mini tour of continental Europe has seen them soar through the Swiss Alps on route to the Tulip fields of Amsterdam before laying praise at the Basilica de la Sagrada Familia in Barcelona. It was now time for the Seagulls to dig deep into their very own Norse DNA and capture the dream of reaching their very own “Valhalla”!

The land of Fire and Ice was calling, time to visit Iceland!

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Connecticut, USA | 2019

10.03.2019

Having reach our “Valhalla” following our visit to Iceland, it was time for the Ballybrack Seagulls to reach out to the Irish diaspora and connect with the descendants of Irish people who live outside the island of Ireland.

Ireland has long suffered the curse of emigration from her lands with many choosing to emigrate to the United States of America. So once again the Seagulls were going transatlantic and heading to one of the largest Irish American communities in the USA.

Next up for the Ballybrack Seagulls …Connecticut!

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Beijing, China | 2019

03.11.2019

Having scoured through two continents by this stage, it was time for the Ballybrack Seagulls to spread the wings and travel further afield. The Seagulls were about to embark on their longest long haul trip to date and venture to the “Country of the Dragon” and the continent of Asia to take on Forbidden City FC of Beijing, China.

Next up for the Ballybrack Seagulls …Beijing!

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