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World Cup III – Lucerne

A team of three athletes have been selected to represent Ireland at World Cup III in Lucerne, Switzerland from 11-13th July 2014;

Sanita Puspure (Old Collegians BC) will compete in Women’s Single Scull.

Lisa Dilleen (Grainne Mhaol RC) & Leonora Kennedy (Portora BC) will compete in Women’s Pair.

Lead Coach …

Waterways Ireland ‘Row-4-It’ League

The Waterways Ireland ‘Row-4-It’ League continues this weekend, with clubs attending Castleconnell Regatta on Saturday and Fermoy Regatta on Sunday.

With more than 250 crews entered and over 69 races, an exciting day will be in store at Castleconnell on Saturday. Fermoy Regatta will continue the sprint theme on Sunday …

Grand League 2014 – Final Results

Following Cork City Regatta which was held at the National Rowing Centre on 21st & 22nd June, Skibbereen RC are now the overall Grand League winners for 2014, winning a Concept II ergometer.

The Division winners, who each receive a set of Croker sculling blades kindly sponsored by Tony Dooley …

Congratulations Katie O’Brien

Irish Trunk and Arms sculler Katie O’Brien made history this weekend by winning Women’s Henley in her single. The schoolgirl, from Tribesmen Rowing Club in Galway, secured an easily verdict against Lathan from Tees Rowing Club in the first round and then beat Connon, from Cantabrigian Rowing Club in Cambridge, …