Byrne Wins Battle with Sheehan at Cork Sculling Ladder

Ronan Byrne (above) has won the Cork Sculling Ladder outright for a record-equalling fourth time. The UCC man draws level with Brian Crean.  Andrew Sheehan of Lee (below) had been the fastest in the time trial in November at the Marina course. Having won the toss and...

Let Us Honour the Best Men’s Crew in the World

A week ago, Paul O’Donovan and Fintan McCarthy were named as World Rowing Men’s Crew of the Year. The two had been the dominant crew in the competitive lightweight double class in 2021 and won gold – and the hearts of rowing people – at Tokyo 2020.  This is the first...