Daniel Sigurjorsson Benet and Omar Aymerich of Spain compete in the lightweight men’s double sculls at the World Rowing Championships at the Bosbaan  in Amsterdam. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Ireland crews took the tally of semi-final places to three in Olympic-class events and two in non-Olympic boats on another good day at the World Rowin(...)

Ireland’s Sinead Jennings

If you build it – they will come. Ireland’s high performance director Morten Espersen set the first Ireland trial of the 2014 season for this weekend(...)

LisaDilleen, right,  who helped Ireland four into the final at the e World Under-23 championships at Linz in Austria.

For the last three years Lisa Dilleen, one of Ireland best young rowers, has competed at the World Under-23 Championships. Her record of ninth, 10th a(...)

Sanita Puspure: Ireland’s only women’s rowing success at London Olympics.  Photograph: Inpho

There certainly is a very different feel to the international system in Ireland under high performance director Morten Esperse(...)