Bone Marrow Donor Registration Event in London

Irish rower and Galway-native living in London John Forde has organised a Bone Marrow Donor Registration event to coincide with the Sculler’s Head and in support of a rowing colleague and friend’s search for a Bone Marrow Donor match (see earlier post). It will take place in King’s College School …

Irish University Rowing Committee Meeting

A meeting of the Irish University Rowing Committee will take place in Dublin on Saturday, 13th December, time and venue to be finalised.

Agenda items will include the Irish University Rowing Championships 2015 and developing a Strategy for University Rowing in Ireland.

The Chairperson, Ruadhán Cooke will be in contact …

Special Gift Idea for Christmas / Become a Bone Marrow Donor

One of Ireland’s most decorated rowers has refractory Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. He has battled this for the past 3 years and is currently undergoing his fourth regime of chemotherapy. His only chance of being cured is if a suitable Bone Marrow / Stem Cell donor can be found. This is not …

Rowing Ireland welcomes approval of three overseas camps for internationals

Espersen was upbeat as he reviewed his programme in the run-up to the next Ireland trial, which will be held at the National Rowing Centre the … …read more

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Buy & Sell Scam

For those of you who advertise on the buy and sell page of this website, please be aware of bogus callers/mailers.

It has been brought to our attention that there is a scammer emailing one of our advertisers, having seen their ad on the buy & sell page. The mailer …

Points Grading System Feedback

A new grading system for athletes, based on points, was introduced for the 2014 season.   As with any new change, it is important that we monitor its effect to ensure it has a positive impact on our sport.  We are also aware that such a significant change will take a …

Irish Provinces Indoor Rowing Competition Results

The Irish Provinces Indoor Rowing Competition took place last Saturday, 22nd November, at the University of Limerick University Arena. 750 athletes competed in over 1100 race slots. 59 clubs took part in the competition with 32 of these being Rowing Ireland registered clubs.

Below are the top three athletes in …