O’Donovan and McCarthy Win Heat at Lucerne

Four Ireland crews won their heats and another qualified for their semi-final by finishing second on day one of the World Cup regatta in Lucerne.The two reigning world champions shone at either end of the morning session. Lightweight sculler Siobhán McCrohan is known...

McCrohan Takes Silver for Ireland in Lucerne

Galway’s Siobhán McCrohan won Ireland’s first medal at the World Cup regatta in Lucerne today. The 36-year-old lightweight single sculler took silver behind Sophia Luwis of the United States, with Olivia Bates of Britain barely holding off Australia’s Georgia...

Irish Make Three Euro Finals in Very Different Ways

Irish crews started the second day of the European Championships by taking the three slots in finals which the repechages offered: there was a win, a second and a third – in very different races.First off was a thriller. The lightweight double of Margaret Cremen and...