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Advisory for Water Users Around Rescheduled ‘Head of the Shannon’ Rowing Event Next Month

20th January 2022
Rowers taking part in the Head of the Shannon in 2019
Rowers taking part in the Head of the Shannon in 2019 Credit: Keith Nolan/Carrick Rowing Club/Facebook

Waterways Ireland advises all masters of vessels and water users that the rescheduled Head of the Shannon rowing event will take place on Saturday 19 February.

The day’s events will take place at 11am and 2pm downstream of Carrick-on-Shannon bridge for a distance of 3.5km. The rowing starts at the navigation maker known locally as White Woman/White Lady and will proceed back to the marina downstream of the bridge.

Masters of vessels on the Shannon Navigation are requested to proceed with additional caution in the vicinity of the rowing events.

Published in Rowing, Inland Waterways Team

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