Denise Walsh

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Mark O’Donovan and Shane O’Driscoll won their third gold medal on the trot in Poland. Photograph: Srdjan Stevanovic/Inpho

Mark O’Donovan and Shane O’Driscoll won their third gold medal on the trot as they again overcame Britain to win the final of the lightweight pair at (...)

Paul O’Donovan and Gary O’Donovan are into the World Cup Regatta final in Poland. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland’s Paul O’Donovan and Gary O’Donovan rowed through dreadful, squally, conditions to win their heat of the lightweight double sculls at the Worl(...)

Gary and Paul O’Donovan with France’s Pierre Houin and Jeremie Azou who beat the Irish pair to the gold medal  in  the lightweight men’s double sculls in  the 2017 European Rowing Championships. Photo: Getty

As Simon Coveney might have said about Leo Varadkar: only one of his like comes around in a lifetime – a pity he came around in mine. Cork men Paul an(...)

Monika Dukarska with the bronze medal she took at the World University Games in 2016 at Poznan, Poland. She returns to compete there at the World Cup Regatta next weekend.

When the Ireland team flies out for the second World Cup, which begins next Friday, June 16th, one team member will be going home. “Where I grew up(...)

Silver medalist Denise Walsh (Ireland) with gold medalist Emma Fredh from Sweden and  and bronze medalist Patricia Merz from Switzerland after the Lightweight Women’s Single Sculls at the   European Championships in Racice, Czech Republic. Photograph: Martin Divisek/EPA

Metropolitan Regatta at the London Olympic course of Dorney Lake this Saturday and Sunday is the next venue on the Irish rowing roadshow. European s(...)

Ireland’s medallists at the 2017 European rowing championships at Racice, Czech:  Paul O’Donovan, Gary O’Donovan (Silver medals - lightweight men’s double sculls); Mark O’Donovan, Shane O’Driscoll (Gold medals -lightweight pair) and Denise Walsh (Silver medal - lightweight women’s single sculls). Photograph: Inpho

The climb up from the lake at Racice is a tough one, and Paul O’Donovan looked ashen and unsteady on his feet as he approached the interview area. But(...)

Shane O’Driscoll and Mark O’Donovan after winning gold:  “We did it, we beat the Brits, what did I tell ye, said Mark afterwards. Photograph: Martin Divisek/EPA

There was even a spell in the morning when Skibbereen was topping the European Championship medal table, holding off the challenge of all of Romania a(...)

Mark O’Donovan (L) and Shane O’Driscoll on the podium after their European success. Photograph: Martin Divisek/EPA

Ireland’s Paul and Gary O’Donovan produced a thrilling final sprint to edge out Poland and Italy and take silver in the final of the lightweight doubl(...)

Paul and Gary O’Donovan are into the A Final  at the European Rowing Championships in Racice in the Czech Republic. Photograph: Srdjan Stevanovic/Inpho

Paul and Gary O’Donovan produced their best performance of the season so far to finish second in their semi-final and qualify for the A Final at the E(...)

Gary and Paul O’Donovan came second in their heat of the men’s lightweight double at the European Rowing Championships and now face a repechage in their attempt to make the semi-finals. Photograph: Srdjan Stevanovic/Inpho

Conditions at the beautiful Racice course were mercurial on day one of the European Championships: blazing sunshine defaulting to cloudy and cool at t(...)

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