Ireland Crews Stay in the Hunt for Medals

The early racing on Saturday gave Ireland plenty to cheer about at the World Cup regatta in Poznan, Poland. The aim was to qualify boats for A Finals, and five of the six Irish boats hit the target.  The first lightweight single sculls semi-final pitted Gary O’Donovan...

Five Ireland Crews Nail Semi-Final Places at World Cup

There were a string of good results for Ireland at the World Cup regatta in Poznan today. All five crews in heats qualified directly for semi-finals.  Fintan McCarthy won his heat of the lightweight single sculls in a good time, while Gary O’Donovan also qualified. He...

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...