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Liberty of Essex, is expected to arrive in Falmouth on or around Wednesday July 27th
Five women are about to enter the record books after a 3,000 mile journey rowing across the Atlantic. They will become the first ever all-female crew to row the Atlantic from West to East, one of the longest and most…
Gavan Hennigan training on the boat he will row across the Atlantic from this December
#Rowing - Galway man Gavan Hennigan aims to join an elite group of rowers who've crossed the Atlantic solo when he takes part in the gruelling Tallisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge later this year. Not to be confused with the Atlantic…
200 teams took part in this year's rowing race from Crosshaven to Cork City
#OceanToCity - Naomhóga Chorcaí kept eight titles Leeside in this year's Ocean to City Race, according to the Evening Echo. Cork’s currach rowing club – and race hosts – dominated the currach classes in the annual coastal rowing fixture of…
The biggest event in Cork Harbour just keeps growing, as Ocean to City
Over 200 crews are set to descend on Cork City this bank holiday weekend for Ireland’s premier rowing race, the flagship event of Cork Harbour Festival 2016. Almost 600 participants will take to the water for the gruelling 28km race…
Television personality Eddie Hobbs joined celebrities from the worlds of sport and entertainment by taking part in an on-street rowing demonstration
Television personality Eddie Hobbs joined celebrities from the worlds of sport and entertainment by taking part in an on-street rowing demonstration in Dublin recently in support of the forthcoming Garda ‘Chris Crossing’ charity boat row across the Irish Sea. The…
 Pictured an at an event in Garda Headquarters, Phoenix Park to announce Irish Ferries sponsorship of the ‘Chris Crossing’ charity row across the Irish Sea is Irish Ferries’ Marie McCarthy with a member of the rowing team, Garda Sgt Ken Hoare
Irish Ferries has linked up with An Garda Siochana, to support their forthcoming ‘Chris Crossing’ charity boat row across the Irish Sea, the aim being to raise some €50,000 for the National Neurosurgical Centre at Beaumont Hospital. Planned in memory…
Strangford Lough will stage the coastal rowing Skiffie World Championships  2016 this July. Canada, England, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Tasmania, USA, Wales will bring a truly international flavour to the six day rowing event featuring 22ft, traditionally styled, wooden St Ayles…
All Ireland Coastal Rowing Live Coverage Here!
#coastalrowing – The All Ireland Coastal Rowing Championships live from Waterville in County Kerry. Download the schedule of racing below.
Record Number Of Rowers Line Out For 137th Wicklow Regatta
#coastalrowing – For coastal rowers along the east coast of Ireland, August bank holiday Monday means one thing; the Wicklow Regatta. This year, crews and clubs from Skerries in the North to Arklow in the South came together to battle…
Currachs to Race in the Heart of the Capital Tomorrow
#COASTAL ROWING: The third annual Dublin Currach Regatta will take place on Saturday, the 4th of July, between the iconic bridges and in the heart of the city on the river Liffey. Sponsored by Dublin Port Company and Dublin City Council,…
2015 Ocean to City – An Rás Mór Prizewinners
#oceantocity – Cork harbour waters featured a flotilla of over 180 Irish and international boats taking part in the Ocean to City, An Rás Mór on Saturday. A record number of boats competed in the race which saw competitors row 28km…
All Ireland Currach Racing League  Makes Return to Moy Estuary Boat Club
#currach – The Ballina Quay Regatta fest is making a fantastic return to the quay from June 12th -14th and is set to reignite the nostalgia of years gone by with a spectacular line up featuring All Ireland Currach Racing, boat treasure…
East Coast Rowers Line Up for 2015, Download Coastal Rowing Fixtures Here!
#coastalrowing – This week sees the launch of the fixture list for the East Coast Rowing regatta circuit. Crews of men, women, and children from Skerries in the north to Courtown in the south will compete for the individual regatta…
Coastal Rowing Championships Attract 2,700 Rowers to Waterville, Kerry
#coastalrowing – The Coastal Rowing Clubs of Kerry played host to this year's All Ireland Coastal Rowing Championships which took place on Lough Currane, Waterville, Co Kerry, at the weekend from Friday, 15th to Sunday 17th August 2014 writes Valerie…
All-Female Team Completes Pacific Crossing, Setting World Record
#Boatylicious4 – Team Boatylicious have finished the Great Pacific Rowing Race, arriving in Hawaii at 2.14pm local time after 50 days at sea. Emily Blagden (GB), Amanda Challans (GB), Ingrid Kvale (USA) and Aoife Ní Mhaoileoin (IRL) are the first all-female…
Heartbroken Solo Rower Seeks Return of Abandoned Boat Still Adrift
#oceanrower – British solo rower, Daryl Farmer, who was taking part in the Great Pacific Race rowing from California to Hawaii, was forced to call for assistance four days after beginning the race, having become dangerously dehydrated from sea sickness.…

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