Who Are We...?

Drogheda Lightning is an Irish American Footballteam based in the city of Drogheda Co.Louth. They play in the second tier of Ireland's american football league system. Founded in 2010, Drogheda Lightning competed in the IAFL DV8s Division (now defunct) in 2011 and 2012. Following the restructuring of the Irish American Football League structure ahead of the 2013 season, they will compete in the newly created IAFL-1 Division from March 2013.

Drogheda Lightning Home and Away colours jerseys

Where We Are Based

We currently play and train at St.Olivers Community college in Drogheda County Louth. Directions can be found on the Contact Us page.



Be a part of something special

Do you want to play the fastest growing sport in ireland or just get fit then why not become part of the Drogheda Lightning.

Drogheda Lightning is always recruiting all year round and new players are always welcome. No experience is required we cater for players of all levels of skill and experience from seasoned veterans to absolute beginners. Our highly skilled coaches are on hand to help develop the skills required to become an American Football player. So if you think you are up to the challenge if so you can download one of our application forms below. If you are under 18 then you can download our Youth team application form also below. For more information contact us on the addresses featured in on the Contact us page or find us on Facebook and Twitter.