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Dowling Brings Sculling Crown Back to Dublin

23rd October 2011
Dowling Brings Sculling Crown Back to Dublin
Colm Dowling, representing the Dublin Sculling Ladder, won the 13th Annual Sculling Challenge Race at the Marina in Cork on Saturday. The Commercial man passed Cork representative John Griffin and won by three lengths. Gordon Reid of the Belfast Sculling League was third.

The women’s title went to the Cork Sculling Ladder, as Karen Corcoran-O’Hare was the only woman competitor.

 Annual Sculling Challenge, Marina, Cork


1 Dublin Sculling Ladder (C Dowling, Commercial), 2 Cork Sculling Ladder (J Griffin, Presentation College), 3  Belfast Sculling League (G Reid,  Lagan Scullers’), 3l, 3l.


Cork SL (K Corcoran-O’Hare, Shandon) row over.

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Liam Gorman

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Liam Gorman is a writer and reporter. He is the co-author of Little Lady, One Man, Big Ocean, published in the United States and Canada as Crossing the Swell. He is the rowing correspondent of the Irish Times.  

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