Sean Jacob

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Paul And Gary O’Donovan team up again to compete in the men’s championship doubles in Boston, along with their friends and rivals Mark O’Donovan and Shane O’Driscoll. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

It is huge sporting occasion, with 11,000 competitors and tens of thousands of spectators. The Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston this Saturday and(...)

Ireland high-performance director Morten Espersen.

Irish rowing successes have made a splash outside the country. The new coaching roles advertised by Rowing Ireland have drawn applicants from far and(...)

Monika Dukarska: takes on Lisa Scheenaard of the Netherlands in the Princess Royal, an open event at Henley Regatta.

Ireland got off the mark with a facile win against a seeded crew at Henley Royal Regatta. Trinity’s big coxed four sprinted out to an early lead an(...)

Gary and Paul O’Donovan: pairs from Germany, Poland, Austria and Britain have all been beaten

Two of the top young sportsmen in the country will fight it out at Cork Regatta tomorrow for a single place at the World Championships. The winner (...)

Trinity’s senior eight will be represented at the National Rowing Championships this weekend.

If ever there was a man who wanted to be in two places at the one time, that man is Dominic Casey. The compact powerhouse of Irish rowing has been coa(...)

Sinead Jennings (above) and Siobhán McCrohan will shoot it out for the seventh berth in European Championships team. Photograph: Getty Images/Inpho

That rarity in Irish international rowing this season has come to pass: all six crews locked in for the European Championships at the end of the mont(...)

Sean Jacob:  talented oarsman has been asked to time trial:  Photograph: Getty Images

Trinity Regatta offers the social side of rowing more than most : drinks in the marquee, music, a luncheon, tea and supper and (...)

 Holly Nixon of Portora beat Commercial’s Eimear Lambe in the women’s club one single sculls at the Neptune Regatta. Photograph: Getty Images

The high performance director of Rowing Ireland, Morten Espersen, told its agm yesterday that he expected the women’s side wou(...)

Seán Jacob broke Niall O’Brien’s 22-year-old record in the Dublin Sculling Ladder time trial last weekend. Photograph:  David Maher/Sportsfile

After a terrific summer of competition, this weekend brings rowing back into conflict with the Irish weather. Skibbereen Head of the River, set for th(...)

Former world champion Sinead Jennings will compete against her sister Catríona tomorrow. Photograph:  Hamish Blair/Getty Images

The wait is over. Over a thousand Irish rowers will discover in the next three days whether all the training and racing through the terrible winter an(...)