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 rowing championships at University of Limerick and the U(...)

Morten Espersen, the Ireland high-performance director, has made a passionate plea to clubs to postpone the Irish Championships next year until after (...)

Claire Lambe and Denise Walsh of Ireland have been at a training camp at Varese in Italy. Photograph: Getty Images.

Two big heads of the river give Irish rowers plenty of chances to get out on the water and compete over the next eight days. The St Michael’s head of(...)

Paul Giblin (second from left) was diagnosed with refractory Hodgkin’s Lymphona in April 2012.

It’s a case of exits and entries for Irish rowing as the year draws to a close. Catríona Jennings, an Ireland Olympian in the marathon who switched c(...)

The famous Shandon clock  which has stopped at 5 minutes to 7. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

The return of Roy Keane to the Republic of Ireland football team may have a sense of turning back time, but down in Shandon, time is literally standin(...)

Sam Lynch (second left) will feature in the Castleconnell head.

The trend of record entries for rowing events continues. Tomorrow’s Castleconnell head of the river has drawn an entry of 403 crews which will race fr(...)