Chief executive of British Rowing and the former head of UK Anti-Doping Andy Parkinson says British Rowing take a clear stance on doping. Photograph: Getty

(...) positive for modafinil, a banned stimulant designed to keep people more alert. “British Rowing takes a very(...)

“My first week of training, I wept in front of my coach as I pounded joylessly on the elliptical trainer.” Photograph: Thinkstock

(...) than I am, which means she is nearing Olympics standard. She abandoned a rowing machine after two(...)

Ireland squad member Monika Dukraska is the top name at competing at the provinces indoors championship’s at the University of Limerick. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Other sports may hibernate at this time of year: rowing can go indoors. The provinces indoor(...)

Royal Dublin Fusiliers attempted to come ashore in rowing boats towed in towards the shore on lighters(...)

Brave young people who spoke in favour of a yes vote faced further challenges when they became the basis of the No campaign’s arguments, which many found deeply distressing. Photograph: Marc O’Sullivan

(...)’t want to be rowing over the airwaves about the rights of 12-year-olds, because that’s just not okay(...)

Elegant and bright eyed: Máire Mhac an tSaoi. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

(...). Footage of men making hay and rowing currachs is interspersed with giddy, laughing children, racing up(...)

Sanita Puspure, competes in the Armada Cup in Bern in Switzerland this Saturday. Photograph: Inpho

(...) mooted by Ireland high performance director Morten Espersen, was published on the Rowing Ireland website(...)

American-Canadian singer, songwriter and composer of operas (no less) he may be, but Rufus Wainwright is also a natural born entertainer

(...).  WEEKENDER On the River Shannon Rowing Club, Limerick 3pm €25 Also Sun This(...)

It’s been a busy couple of months for Tassilo Ippenberger and Thomas Benedix, what with the release of a new album The Other and another top summer on the DJ circuit

(...).  WEEKENDER On the River Shannon Rowing Club, Limerick 3pm €25 Also Sun This fine(...)

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(...) long and glorious voyage on her rowing machine.   Fear of recovery I live in fear of(...)