Helen O’Reilly breaks new ground

March 30, 2016 in News

Leinsters Helen O’Reilly has made rugby history by becoming the first female to officiate in the Guinness Pro12. Helen ran the line on Friday night in Munster’s game with Zebre at Thomond Park.

6 August 2015; Referee Helen O'Reilly. Leinster Rugby Branch Referee Photos. Bective Rangers, Donnybrook, Dublin. Picture credit: Seb Daly / SPORTSFILE *** NO REPRODUCTION FEE ***

Last year Helen became the first woman to officiate a UBL game and also refereed at the Womens Rugby World Cup.