Aviva Stadium all set to become European headquarters for American College Football from 2020 The following Advertorial was featured in the game programme for the Ireland vs. England 6 Nations game. COLLEGE FOOTBALL is why American Universities dominate the globe… College Football, along with other intercollegiate sports, has been enormously helpful in building the College
Over €250 million economic value expected for series Aer Lingus unveiled as sponsor of the five-game Aer Lingus College Football Series at the Aviva Stadium Series kicks off with the return of Navy vs Notre Dame, scheduled for Saturday 29th August 2020 Game weeks will include a full program of high-profile business, academic, cultural
The NFL Draft begins today! College football players have been waiting for this night their whole life as they look to turn game into a professional career. Two student-athletes from Boston College and three from Georgia Tech, who played in Ireland for the 2016 game at Aviva Stadium, are now prospects for this year’s draft.
DUBLIN — The 2016 Aer Lingus College Football Classic has been selected as the winner of Best Festival/Event Experience (under 50,000 people) at the 2017 Irish Tourism Industry Awards for the efforts and success of the college football game between Boston College and Georgia Tech at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland. The Irish Tourism Industry
The event’s official motto of “Much More Than a Game” was visible throughout the players’ journey. And on their last night, it could be seen in their smiles.
A great evening was enjoyed by the large crowd who turned up at Malahide Castle and Gardens on Thursday evening last to watch Malahide’s Marching Band Classic. A crowd of 2,000 braved the weather and were enthralled by the colour, music and razzmatazz that all the bands provided.
Among those visiting for this flurry of activity was Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, who found himself among Irish leaders celebrating the latest successful collaboration between a tech giant highlighting the fast-growing fintech cluster in his city and the country’s skilled workforce.
For the locals, Boston College’s 17-14 loss to Georgia Tech in the Emerald Isle Classic Saturday capped a bit of a carnival week. Pep rallies, tailgates, marching bands, cheerleaders, hotdogs, game fireworks, team mascots and everything else that comes with a typical football game is something that Americans might be accustomed to, but for Irish fans this was all unfamiliar territory.
Approximately 400 people attended the inaugural Boston College Chief Executives Club Global Forum in Dublin on Sept. 2. Muhtar Kent, chairman and chief executive officer of the Coca-Cola Co., was the keynote speaker at the event, which was held at The Mansion House.
The much anticipated clash between the Boston College Eagles and the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets on September 3rd 2016 at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium will see over 48,000 College Football fans traveling from all over the world for the 2016 Aer Lingus College Football Classic. Many events are planned throughout Dublin during the week leading up to