Denise Walsh won a trial to qualify for European Rowing Championships next weekend.

Ireland will send a team of just eight athletes to the European Rowing Championships next weekend. The two Olympic lightweight doubles will be joined(...)

Sinead Jennings and Claire Lambe: The official Fisa preview lists the pair among the ones to watch, and they have been seeded fifth. Photograph: Inpho

For the first time in eight years, Ireland boats start an international season already qualified for the Olympic Games. For the 2008 series just one b(...)

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

Mark O’Donovan and Shane O’Driscoll competing at the 2015 World Rowing Cup III  in Lucerne. Photograph:  Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images

Radical proposals to reshape Irish rowing were discussed at a meeting prior to the agm of Rowing Ireland in Dublin. Some clubs are opposed to changes (...)

Ireland’s Sanita Puspure made the single sculler A Final at the European Championships in Poznan. Photograph by Nick Bradshaw.

The European Championships proved that Ireland’s top boats are not far from the very top. Three boats – the women’s and men’s lightweight double and (...)

There is a buzz around international rowing again, and Ireland will send a big team to the World Championships in Amsterdam in three weeks’ time. The(...)

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(...)