Mullingar based American Football team will play against the best sides in the country next year.
Playing American Football in the Premier Division took a decade of hard work for the Westmeath Minotaurs.
That's according to their captain and quarter back Joe Kinahan.
The Minotaurs won the first division bowl of American Football Ireland last weekend to secure promotion to the Shamrock Bowl Conference for next year.
Kinahan, speaking with Midlands 103 Sports Editor, David Hollywood, says his team have been on a long and winding road to this year's succes: