People gather to watch the boat races at the Henley Royal Regatta   in Henley-on-Thames, England.  Photograph: by Matt Cardy/Getty Images

Quarter-finals’ day at Henley Royal Regatta brought an end to the Irish challenge. Dave Neale and Eimantas Grigalius of Three Castles had to give way(...)

Crews prepare to compete at the Henley Royal Regatta yesterday. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

Three Castles, a Blessington club only three years in existence, opened their first campaign at Henley Royal Regatta yesterday with an impressive win(...)

Sanita Purspure: took bronze at the recent European Championships. Photograph: Francisco Leong/AFP/GettyImages

The Ireland team goes into this weekend’s World Cup in Aiguebelette in France with a sense of anticipation which has been absent for many years. It i(...)

Ireland’s Sanita Puspure returns to championship action in Belgrade today.

Ireland’s Sanita Puspure, who was this country’s sole rowing representative at the Olympic Games in 2012 but then missed most of last year through il(...)

The new shape of Irish rowing was on show at a well-run Neptune head of the river at Blessington Lakes on Saturday. Ireland lead coach Don McLachlan w(...)

Ireland will have a new top-class rowing course within months. The eight-lane facility at Lough Rynn in Co Leitrim should be ready to stage domestic e(...)

Ireland’s hopes of doing well at Henley Royal Regatta this year have been dented by the draw. None of the five Irish crews have been “selected” (seede(...)