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#Girvan Dempsey

# girvan-dempsey - Friday 19 October, 2018

'I didn't want to become complacent, stale or stagnant': Girvan Dempsey on leaving Leinster

Having spent his entire playing and coaching career with the province, the former full-back moved to Bath earlier this year.

# girvan-dempsey - Friday 28 September, 2018

Bath anoint next head coach while extending Blackadder's contract to 2020

Stuart Hooper has a two year run-in before taking the top job, while the club say Girvan Dempsey was given the attack coach role as ‘part of the longer term plan’.

# girvan-dempsey - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Cullen looking forward to reunion with Girvan Dempsey and Bath

The Leinster coach will have familiar rivals throughout the pool.

# girvan-dempsey - Friday 18 May, 2018

Isa Nacewa won't be replacing Girvan Dempsey as Leinster's attack coach

However, the province are looking for a new coach to join Leo Cullen’s staff next season.

# girvan-dempsey - Monday 14 May, 2018

Girvan Dempsey to leave Leinster for new attack coach role at Bath

‘We will miss him greatly but wish him the very best for the future.’

# girvan-dempsey - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

'He got very close, but unfortunately he hit a speedbump': Dempsey hails lasting Heaslip influence on Leinster

“I got to play with him for four or five seasons, I never remember him missing a session,” says the eastern province’s backs coach.

# girvan-dempsey - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

'He's shown he’s not fazed by big occasions' - Leinster back Larmour

The 20-year-old could be included in Joe Schmidt’s Ireland squad today.

# girvan-dempsey - Monday 27 February, 2017

Boost for Leinster and Ireland as Van der Flier is well ahead of schedule with shoulder recovery

The 23-year-old could return to action in time for the Six Nations clash against England on 18 March.

# girvan-dempsey - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Youth the best policy for Leinster as Academy conveyor belt continues to produce

Three of the club’s home-grown players are set to make their international debuts this weekend, as the next crop prepare to take on Zebre.

# girvan-dempsey - Monday 31 October, 2016

Ross Byrne Leinster's only fit and available out-half ahead of Zebre trip

The 21-year-old is in line to start with Cathal Marsh now ruled out for eight weeks.

# girvan-dempsey - Friday 2 September, 2016

'Cian's character is incredible' - Dempsey on Healy ahead of prop's return from injury

The loosehead has missed the last five months for Leinster and Ireland with neck and knee issues.

# girvan-dempsey - Thursday 18 August, 2016

'You look at the All Blacks and it's simplicity' - Leinster's Dempsey

The Leinster backs coach wants to see improved skill levels at the province this season.

# girvan-dempsey - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

'Nothing has been finalised' - Leinster remain coy on signing of Kiwi scrum-half

Jamison Gibson-Park has been linked with a move to the province.

# girvan-dempsey - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Leinster 'looking at a couple of guys' with a view to strengthening ahead of next season

Girvan Dempsey is hopeful of no more outgoings, and only new arrivals at the province.

# girvan-dempsey - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Attacking efficiency in the 22 the next step for Leinster -- Dempsey

Meanwhile, Sean O’Brien is being treated for an inner ear problem.

# girvan-dempsey - Monday 12 October, 2015

Girvan Dempsey says Rhys Ruddock is fit and ready for the World Cup

Dempsey says Ruddock came through 80 minutes against the Dragons unscathed.

# girvan-dempsey - Monday 5 October, 2015

Girvan Dempsey gets two-year deal as Leinster backs coach while Murphy goes full-time with Ireland

The former fullback moves into Leo Cullen’s set up after three years as Academy manager.

# girvan-dempsey - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Still room for 'right person' as Leinster's backs coach under Cullen

Girvan Dempsey is currently in the role on a short-term contract.

# girvan-dempsey - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Girvan Dempsey out to prove coaching credentials during short-term stint

The interim backs coach tells us what to expect from the province under his watch at the start of the upcoming season.

# girvan-dempsey - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Reports: Leinster offer Leo Cullen two-to-three-year deal as head coach

Leinster are waiting on the IRFU to give the go ahead on the appointment.

# girvan-dempsey - Friday 24 July, 2015

Leinster players would have 'no complaints' about Cullen as head coach

Ireland prop Mike Ross says the squad would ‘back him 100%’ to deliver.

# girvan-dempsey - Saturday 13 June, 2015

5 things we want to see from Ireland's Emerging talent

Allen Clarke’s squad are in Tbilisi Cup action this weekend and, because it’s World Cup year, we have a list of demands for him.

# girvan-dempsey - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

The Schmidt effect: Ireland coach's shadow looms over Leinster job

Leinster say they’re in ‘no immediate rush’ to replace Matt O’Connor.

# girvan-dempsey - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

8 years ago today the Bull's tears inspired a nation

And it feels like just yesterday.

# girvan-dempsey - Thursday 7 February, 2013

‘We refused to take it any more’ – rugby legends reflect on Ireland v England 6 Nations This post contains videos

‘We refused to take it any more’ – rugby legends reflect on Ireland v England

Girvan Dempsey, Shane Byrne and Malcolm O’Kelly relive a glorious period of Irish dominance over the Auld Enemy.

# girvan-dempsey - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Shane Byrne 'not nervous at all' as Leinster stand on the brink

The former Ireland hooker believes Joe Schmidt will be looking ‘to win at all costs’ today.

# girvan-dempsey - Thursday 13 December, 2012

'If I was a few years younger, I might get a chance' - Girvan Dempsey on Leinster's injuries

The former Ireland and Blues full-back has backed makeshift 15 Ian Madigan to withstand Clermont’s physicality.

Ireland v England legends: 'We still know how to play the game' declares Byrne

The Irish will be targeting revenge next year following a 50-26 thrashing at The Stoop.

# girvan-dempsey - Friday 30 November, 2012

Girvan Dempsey appointed Leinster Academy manager

Former Ireland international Girvan Dempsey has been promoted as Academy boss following Colin McEntee’s move to the IRFU.

# girvan-dempsey - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Code-breaker: Bryan Cullen to join Leinster set-up

The Dublin star will work alongside Colin McEntee and Girvan Dempsey, as part of the team’s fitness programme.

# girvan-dempsey - Monday 30 August, 2010

Leinster appoint two Elite Player Development Officers

Girve the Swerve makes his comeback. Sort of.