Offaly Rowing Club compete in Gent, Belgium on 7th and 8th May 2011

Eight junior men and a junior woman from Offaly Rowing club, together with coach Frank Durkin and a number of parents travelled to Gent to race in the Sport Gent International May Regatta to race against the best in northern Europe.  The junior mens squad consisted of Anthony Gannon, Mantas Pukelis, James Houlihan, John Neale, …

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Offaly Senior Women compete in Limerick Regatta 2011

Offaly Senior women of Joanne Moran and new Offaly Rowing Club member Anne Claffey competed in their first regatta race of the season. The women competed in both the single sculls and the double sculls category. In the single scull category the Offaly women were drawn in separate heats with two boats to qualify for …

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Offaly Rowing Club win at Lagan Head of the River 2011

In the last time trial event of the rowing calendar Offaly Rowing Club travelled to Belfast to compete in the Lagan Head of the River. The 2700m course on the River Lagan provided the competitors with bends, bridges and flow as part of the racing experience. A total of nine mens crews and three womens …

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Offaly Rowing Club compete in Carrick-on-Shannon HOR and Limerick HOR 2011

Carrick on Shannon Rowing Club hosted the 2011 national four oar Head of the River on the Shannon on February 26th.  The Head of the River consisted of a morning and afternoon racing session over 5km starting at Jamestown and racing up against the flow to Carrick-on-Shannon town.  Offaly Rowing Club entered a total of …

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