Lough Derg

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Checkmate XV	owned by David Cullen racing at Wave Regatta 2018. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

After a season of wins at home and abroad, Checkmate XV, skippered by Howth Yacht Club’s David Cullen emerged as Boat of the Year at the Irish Cruise(...)

Tountinna (Hill of the Wave)was named after a biblical flood that reputedly drowned Ireland’s first inhabitants.

First, we had greenways, now we have blueways. Newbies to the Irish outdoors, they don’t always even demand wet feet to experience the treasures of Ir(...)

File photo of RNLI vessel. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) rescued three people on Sunday after two yachts ran aground in separate incidents on Lough Derg. When (...)

Ceaparana, Ballycommon, Co Tipperary, beside Lough Derg

A magnet for boating and equine enthusiasts, pilgrims and lovers of magnificent lush lakeshore countryside, Lough Derg is one of those places that rem(...)

  They wouldn’t be the first, and they undoubtedly won’t be the last, but when Joachim and Margot Schernikau first came to Ireland in the 1980s,(...)

Lough Derg, Co Tipperary. Image: Google Street View Lough Derg, Co Tipperary. Image: Google Street View

A woman in her late sixties died after falling into the water in Lough Derg in the early hours of Sunday morning. The incident happened at approximate(...)

The picturesque towns of Killaloe and Ballina lie on either side of the River Shannon, which divides the counties of Clare and Tipperary. The birth(...)

Set on an elevated site of one acre overlooking Lough Derg, Bellevue is a lake boat enthusiast’s dream as there are three marinas within three (...)