Irish Indoor Rowing Championships 2016

Best of luck to all Killorglin Rowing Club rowers competing in UL tomorrow at the Irish Indoor Rowing Championships.

The timetable is as follows:

8:58am WJ15 5min
9:48am MJ16 2k
11:24am WO 2k

11:44am MO/ MLO 2k
2:48pm WJ15 500m
2:59pm MJ16 500m
3:32pm MJ18 500m

Anna Tyther and Rhiannon O’Donoghue will race the Women’s Junior 15 5min test, as well as the 500m sprint in the afternoon. Both girls medaled at the Provincial Indoor Rowing Championships in November 2015 in the Women’s Junior 14 category. This time around they are faced with additional 1min of the test. Sean Houlihan has also stepped up a level and he will compete in a 2,000m test in the Men’s Junior 16 event. Sean won two medals last November in the under15 race. He has now moved onto an international rowing distance of 2000m. James McCarthy will aim to defend his title in the MJ18 500m sprint in the afternoon. Monika Dukarska, Fionan Crowley and Cian Clifford will race 2,000m in the senior categories. Monika will race the Women’s Open as well as 500m sprint in the afternoon, hoping to defend her titles from Provincial Indoor Rowing Championships in November. Fionan will race the Senior Men’s event, while Cian will race in the Men’s Lightweight category with a weight limit up to 75kgs.

Best of luck to all athletes racing tomorrow! New season has officially began!



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