Leitrim Tourism and Leitrim County Council  recently launched the opening of an International standard rowing facility in Lough Rynn, Co. Leitrim. Photo: David Maher/Sportsfile

The Ireland trials set for this weekend at the National Rowing Centre in Cork will go ahead in a restricted format because the weather forecast is po(...)

Monika Dukarska and Leonora Kennedy of Ireland in the Women’s Double Sculls in South Korea. Photograph: Getty Images

Ireland’s Monika Dukarska and Leonora Kennedy finished 10th overall at the World Rowing Championships in Chungju in Korea with a solid fourth place in(...)

 Paul O’Donovan of Ireland competing in the lightweight single sculls heats  at  Dorney Lake. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

UCD scholarship student Paul O’Donovan led the charge on a very good day for Ireland at the World Cup regatta at Dorney Lake yesterday. The 19-year ol(...)

Claire Lambe’s task in her heat at the World Cup regatta at  Dorney Lake is to finish in the top two of four, with the eventual aim a top-three place in a field of 10. Photograph: Francisco Leong/AFP/Getty Images.

Claire Lambe is Ireland’s big medal hope at the World Cup Regatta at Dorney Lake in England, which begins today. The 23-year-old Dubliner, who was fou(...)

Richard and Peter Chambers: will shoot it out in one of the most early-awaited duels at  British trials.

Rowing in Ireland has had its problems, but administrators have not been shy of making innovative changes. Trinity Regatta has been the most tr(...)