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Gale-force winds delay start of transatlantic rowing challenge

The start of an endurance race dubbed the world’s toughest row has been postponed at the 11th hour due to gale-force winds. The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge’s fleet of 25 teams – including many from the UK and Ireland – were informed about two hours before competitors were due to …

World Champion Rowers Nominated for Team of the Year

#Rowing: Shane O’Driscoll and Mark O’Donovan have been nominated for the Team of the Year at the RTÉ Sports Awards for 2017. The world champions in the lightweight pair could take over from Paul O’Donovan and Gary O’Donovan, who won in 2016. The awards will be presented on Saturday, … …

World Champion Rowers Nominated for Team of the Year

#Rowing: Shane O’Driscoll and Mark O’Donovan have been nominated for the Team of the Year at the RTÉ Sports Awards for 2017. The world champions in the lightweight pair could take over from Paul O’Donovan and Gary O’Donovan, who won in 2016. The awards will be presented on Saturday, December …