Brilliant Doubles Race Sees Paul O’Donovan Win Again

As the sun came out at the National Rowing Centre, the second session of races at the Irish Rowing Championships had a succession of close races – and a nail-biting battle between the O’Donovan brothers.  Paul O’Donovan and Ronan Byrne of UCC came out on top in the...

Irish Championships Faces Change Because of Weather

The first day of the Irish Championships at the National Rowing Centre will be run on a revised schedule because of predicted bad weather. The meeting of the club representatives tonight (Thursday) brought other major decisions.  There were a number of notable...

Big Turnout for Irish Coastal Rowing Championships

Two hundred and thirty seven crews competed in the Irish Coastal Rowing Championships, hosted by Portmagee Rowing Club at the National Rowing Centre. The event was held over two days and the crews were spread across 37 categories, featuring a mix of coastal four and...

Cork Regatta Cancelled but Feast of Rowing Ahead

If you feel starved of rowing action now that the thrills of the Olympic regatta have faded, there is no end of action over the next three weekends featuring Ireland rowers.  Cork Regatta, set for Saturday (August 7th) has fallen to the forecast of high winds, but...