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Ireland’s Sanita Puspure takes on Vicky Thornley of Britain  in Friday’s heats. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ireland compete at the European Rowing Championships in Lucerne this weekend with a strong hope of at least one medal in a major event. World champio(...)

Sanita Puspure sweeps into the Championships on a wave of good will and will be seeking a medal. Photograph: Inpho

The World Rowing Championships, which start in blazing-hot Plovdiv in Bulgaria on Sunday, will answer two big questions: can Sanita Puspure get the me(...)

Commercial  on their way to winning the senior eights championship at the National Rowing Centre, from UCD, NUIG/Queen’s and Trinity. Rowers from these crews represent Ireland at the Home International Regatta at the same venue on Saturday. Photograph: Liam Gorman

Sanita Puspure has decided not to compete at the European Championships. The Ireland single sculler has registered superb results this season, takin(...)

Sanita Puspure: “It is ridiculous that we are trying to find someone to fund the team at the Europeans. We’re one of the top Olympic sports in Ireland.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The secrets of her success? Ireland’s silver medallist at the World Cup in Belgrade, Sanita Puspure, takes an unlikely tack. For five weeks in the spr(...)

Sanita Puspure secured her place in Ireland side at the trial at the National Rowing Centre. Photograph: Inpho

The Ireland team for the first World Cup in Belgrade is set to be announced on Tuesday. The lightweight double of Paul and Gary O’Donovan and single s(...)

Ireland’s Gary O’Donovan and Paul O’Donovan in action at the Rio Olympics in 2016. Photograph: Inpho

Paul and Gary O’Donovan take to the water in Lucerne in Switzerland this weekend as World Cup leaders. If they win in this final regatta of the series(...)

Image taken by Nasa’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter of the suspected landing area of the Schiaparelli spacecraft on Mars. Photograph: JPL-CALTECH/MSSS/Nasa/EPA

European Mars lander Schiaparelli has smashed into the Red Planet and exploded, dramatic satellite images suggest. Photos taken by a powerful camera (...)

Garda Elite Coxed IV 1976: Christy O’Brien, Willie Ryan, Mick Ryan, Jim Muldoon and Liam Redmond (cox)

When the members of the Garda coxed fours rowing team who represented Ireland in the Montreal Olympics in 1976 reunite at the Garda Boat Club at Islan(...)

Siobhan McCrohan and Claire Lambe: the latter’s injury problems seem in past as she partnered Sinead Lynch to victory in the Bf inal in Lucerne. Photograph: Inpho

The world champions of the last three years took gold, silver and bronze at the World Cup in Lucerne yesterday, with the one crew threatening to muscl(...)

Sanita Puspure competes at the recent European Championships, where she took a bronze medal.

Ireland’s single sculler Sanita Puspure faces a tough challenge in the next few days. On the hallowed water of Lucerne from Sunday to Tuesday, she (...)

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