While Ireland rowers  have returned from Italy, the boats have been delayed

It is a mark of the growth in numbers in Irish rowing that the top quality two-day Skibbereen Regatta is not the only big event this weekend. Portadow(...)

Experienced coaches have been questioning whether  big lake regattas are suitable for those below junior 16 level

The Irish University Championships were cancelled after just three events last weekend, but a new date has been pencilled in, and it looks like the re(...)

Sanita Puspure: World gold medalist produced a new Iris record at the Irish Indoor Championships. Photograph: Detlev Seyb/Inpho

The Dambuster head of the river scheduled for Saturday has been cancelled because of a forecast of high winds. Yet last weekend’s Irish Indoor Cham(...)

Winter rowing  on the River Liffey in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

Ireland looks set to hold an international offshore rowing event in 2019. The offshore committee of Rowing Ireland approved the plan at its annual (...)

Dominic Casey: looks set to become World Coach of the Year

Dominic Casey looks set to become the World Coach of the Year. There is an Ireland trial this weekend, but the Skibbereen man, who avoids awards cere(...)

Gary O’Donovan and Paul O’Donovan are set to compete in the Armada Cup in Bern in Switzerland.  Photograph: Detlev Seyb/Inpho

The glamorous and the more workmanlike sides of rowing are on show this week. Experienced internationals and young hopefuls will convene at the Irela(...)

Ireland’s Sanita Puspure celebrates winning the gold medal at the World Rowing Championships in Bulgaria. Photograph: Detlev Seyb/Inpho

The year 2018 was brilliant – bring on the 2019 season. The All-Ireland Youth and Open Regatta is just over a week away. The event, on Saturday, Septe(...)

Ireland’s Gary O’Donovan and Paul O’Donovan: they look set to head up the team for Belgrade. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Just short of 100 of Ireland’s best rowers, from Olympic medallists to teenagers seeking their first Ireland one piece, gather for the Ireland trial a(...)

The 14 blades of the countries which compete in the Coupe de la Jeunesse are on show at the National Rowing Centre, which will host the European junior tournament this July. Photograph: Cathal Noonan

The National Rowing Centre (NRC) in Farran Wood in Cork is gearing up to host the 14-country Coupe de la Jeunesse. Cork County Council has lent its su(...)

Last year Ireland took two medals at the World Under-23 Championships, but Sport Ireland has cut the expected funding for the athletes

The Ireland trial at the National Rowing Centre showcased some crews which look set to bring the country glory on the world stage this year. Funding c(...)

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