Varese

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The Irish women’s sweep group were tested at the Gavirate rowing course, which is 66 kilometres north of Milan. Photograph: Naomi Baker/Getty Images

The Ireland rowers who were trialling in Northern Italy are on their way back to Dublin. The women’s sweep group were in action at the Gavirate rowing(...)

Ireland’s lightweight women’s double of Sinéad Jennings and Claire Lambe. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan

Ireland have an excellent chance of taking a medal or medals at the European Championships in Brandenburg in Germany this weekend. Paul and Gary O’(...)

Paul and Gary O’Donovan with their silver medals at the World Cup Regatta in Varese, Italy.

The international season opened with a bang for Ireland with two medals at the first World Cup in Varese. The domestic season fittingly follows it (...)

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(...)

Eoin Pól Ó Rúis: ‘I feel I have come full circle, instilling the love of our native language in the minds of students just like my late mother and my Irish teachers in Tyrone did in mine.’

I was the Transition Year co-ordinator and Irish teacher in the wonderful Coláiste Choilm in Swords for a many years, enjoying life and splurging (li(...)

Ireland’s Sanita Puspure still hopes to make it to Rio Olympics. Photograph: Andrew Cornaga/Inpho.

April 1st is a serious day for Irish rowing. The top Ireland crews fly to Italy at the start of an international season which will spin out all the wa(...)