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...

Big Entry and Big Names at Skibbereen Regatta

There’s a big entry in every sense for Skibbereen Regatta at the National Rowing Centre this weekend. The event covers two days, Saturday and Sunday, and there are over 700 crews entered and a good selection of internationals.  Olympians Aoife Casey and Margaret...

Puspure New Head Coach at University College, Cork

Sanita Puspure has been chosen as the new head coach at University College Cork. The triple Olympian and world champion in the single sculls will continue to row, and is set to compete at the Ireland trial this Saturday.  She will be the first woman to be head coach...

Sheehan Beats Byrne at Cork Sculling Ladder Time Trial

After a delay of one hour due to heavy fog, the 50th Cork Sculling Ladder Time Trial, sponsored by Argos Fire, finally took place on the 1800 metre Marina course today.  Andrew Sheehan of Lee Rowing Club (pictured), a World Under-23 silver medallist this year, caused...