Don Mclachlan

29 results

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(...)

Atlantic rower Gavan Hennigan after he set an Irish record for a solo Atlantic ocean row. Photograph: Ben Duffy/PA Wire

The Rowing Ireland board meeting on Sunday was never going to be dull. Discussion of the proper way to vote in the Olympic Council elections guarante(...)

There is a good entry for the two heads of the river this Saturday. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

It may be the final month of the year, but there is a good entry for the two heads of the river this Saturday. The Muckross head will draw some accomp(...)

Olympic silver medalists Gary and Paul O’Donovan with coach Dominic Casey at Skibbereen Rowing Club. Photo: Michael MacSweeney.

Two Irish rowers will light up the Late Late Show tonight. Just hours before, the Irish rowing team will have drawn crowds to a special celebration at(...)

Don McLachlan: Decision not to renew his contract has upset Sanita Puspure.

The contract of Ireland lead coach Don McLachlan has been not been renewed by Rowing Ireland. The New Zealander coached the Ireland lightweight wom(...)

Sinéad Jennings: ‘For me it’s been such a long road, and about never giving up.’ Photograph: Getty Images

Sinéad Jennings is the kind of woman you want to be when you grow up. The Donegal woman is a mother of three children, a doctor and will be representi(...)

Sanita Puspure on her way to a second placed finish during the women’s Single Sculls Final race at the Rowing Olympic Qualification on Lake Rotsee in Lucerne. Photo: EPA

Ireland’s tally of rowing crews for Rio notched up to three as Sanita Puspure produced a confident performance to take second place in the single scul(...)

Ireland’s Sanita Puspure has made it through to the final  of the women’s single sculls at the Olympic Qualification Regatta in Lucerne. Photograph:  Urs Flueeler/ EPA

Ireland’s chances of taking a third rowing crew to the Olympic Games rocketed in Switzerland on Monday afternoon as Sanita Puspure moved confidently i(...)

Sanita Puspure won her heat of the single sculls at the Olympic Qualification Regatta in Lucerne, Switzerland. Photograph: Andrew Cornaga/Inpho/Photosport

Sanita Puspure made an excellent start to her campaign to book a place in Rio de Janeiro as she won her heat of the single sculls at the Olympic Quali(...)

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 (...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »