Kieran Kerr

9 results

Ireland’s Shane O’Driscoll and Mark O’Donovan: they finished 16th in the pair (fourth in the C Final) at last year’s World Championships. Photograph: Detlev Seyb/Inpho

Every year a stream of young Irish people are offered places at the world’s top universities – because they row well. Coaches from Princeton and Brown(...)

 Under-12 girls from Kilmacabea rowing club, Co Cork. Photograph: Valerie O’Sullivan

Rowing Ireland is to set up a coastal division. Twenty clubs that offer coastal rowing have requested the move, and the board of Rowing Ireland unanim(...)

Eamonn Colclough defeated Kieran Kerr to become president of Rowing Ireland after delivering  forceful speech. Photograph: Getty Images

The annual general meeting of Rowing Ireland in Dublin featured two big helpings of drama. A new president promising change was elected by a single vo(...)

Rowing was Ireland’s most successful sport at the Rio Olympics, with Gary and Paul O’Donovan picking up silver. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The AGM of Rowing Ireland in Dublin featured two big helpings of drama. A new president promising change was elected by a single vote - 25 to 24 - and(...)

Sanita Puspure: her ergometer tests this week produced  an outstanding personal best of 6:35.9. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

A new president of Rowing Ireland will be elected at the organisation’s agm on Sunday, but such is the volume of activity this weekend that the battle(...)

Monika Dukarska: The single sculler will be the  standout rower at the Kerry Head of the River. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The changes keep coming in Irish rowing. The new honorary secretary of Rowing Ireland will be Breda Leader, a club rower who has a background in admin(...)

Old Collegians/guests crew at Islandbridge: James Kelly, Enda Bracken, JB Kelly, Prince Albert, Don Redmond (cox), Sean Drea, Susan Kelly, Ronan Mollumby, Nicholas Kelly, James Murnane.

The firm message from the Irish Indoor Championships is that there is plenty of talent beyond the Olympic silver medallists, Gary and Paul O’Donovan.(...)

Gavan Hennigan: the Galway man on Thursday evening was seventh overall and leading the three solo rowers in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic race to Antigua.

A total of 32 senior and under-23 athletes will attend the Ireland Assessment this weekend at the National Rowing Centre in Cork where they will race(...)

The Irish Schools Regatta was for years an adjunct to the University Championships but has now bloomed in to a massive event. Photograph: Inpho

The Irish Schools Regatta takes place on Sunday at O’Brien’s Bridge and has a record 315 crews entered from 4(...)