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CASTLECONNELL REGATTA

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Coláiste Iognáid  Rowing Club had a very successful trip to Castleconnell County Limerick on Saturday 6th of May. The well attended regatta concentrated mainly on underage rowing with a record entry of 420 crews and the Jes brought its under fourteen and fifteen rowers only. The Jes recorded eight wins and many good performances for their crews coached by Luke ... Read More »

GREAT ROWING FROM JES CREWS IN SUMMER 2016

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The Jes rowers had a tremendous season in summer 2016 with many wins across all regattas.  There were high expectations around the girls under 16 and 15 crews and they certainly did not disappoint culminating in wins in the girls J16 and J15 eights at the Irish Rowing Championships in July. The girls J16 eight had a tremendous season and ... Read More »

JES SUCCESSES AT IRISH SCHOOLS ROWING REGATTA

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Jes Successes at Irish Schools Rowing Regatta The Irish Schools rowing regatta was held on the River Shannon at O’Briens Bridge, Co. Clare on April 24th and it proved to be a highly successful regatta for Coláiste Iognáid Rowing Club.  The school came away with four wins and four second place finishes.  All the victories came in girls events; under 16 ... Read More »

SKIBBEREEN REGATTA

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A convincing win for the girls J16 8+ on the 9th April.  Aside from winning their category, they also beat many other older crews.  Some other excellent performances also from other girls crews after a very long day in Cork. Read More »

JES SUCCESS AT IRISH INDOOR ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS

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Jes rowers had significant successes at the Irish Indoor Rowing Championships that were held at the University of Limerick last weekend.  The most notable achievement came from Caoileann NicDhonncha who was in placed first in the highly competitive girls U16 2000m race.  There was also a podium finish for Mark Ryder who came an impressive third in the boys U16 ... Read More »

GET GOING GET ROWING TRINITY INDOOR ROWING BLITZ 2015

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Congratulations to the 1st and 2nd year rowing crews who participated in the very first Get Going Get Rowing Trinity Indoor Rowing Blitz. The day was a massive success in terms of numbers, attracting close to 500 students from around the country who either just recently took up the sport, or specifically trained up for this event though the Get ... Read More »

ROWING FOR PARENTS SATURDAY 17TH OCTOBER.

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The Coláiste Iognáid Rowing Club is having an Open Day for all “Jes “ parents at the Rowing Club next Saturday 17th October to allow parents to try Rowing in special rowing boats for beginners. This is not confined to parents of rowers. This type of rowing for adults known as “Social Rowing “ is a very fast growing type ... Read More »

TREMENDOUS SEASON FOR JES ROWING

The final of the girls J16 eight was an exciting race between the two Jes crews

The 2015 season was one of considerable success on the water for Jes rowing with many significant victories throughout the year. This culminated in three major wins at the Irish Rowing Championships that were held in July – the boys J16 8+, the girls J15 coxed quad and the girls J14 coxed quad. In addition, there were two 2nd place ... Read More »

ROWING SUCCESS AT IRISH SCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIPS AS JES IS RANKED THIRD OVERALL IN IRELAND

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Great racing from The Irish Schools Championships as Jes record wins in the following events: WJ16 Eight:  Laoise Griffin, Eimear Sheridan, Molly Curtis, Sarah Curtis, Grace Egan, Rachel Trench, Imogen Silke, Meabh Newman (3rd + 4th years) WJ16 Four:  Grace Egan, Hannah Power, Laoise Griffin, Meabh Newman (3rd + 4th years) WJ15 Eight:  Caoileann McDonagh, Carley Mannion, Ruth Griffin, Hannah ... Read More »

GALWAY HEAD OF THE RIVER 2015

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Galway Head of the River 2015 took place on Saturday March 14th. It was a successful day of competition for the Coláiste Iognáid Rowing Club who recorded wins in the following categories: Junior 16 Men’s Eight  with David Young (cox), Philip Buckley, Mark Ryder, Shane O’Halloran, Darragh Coen, Thomas Power, Adam de Burca, Daragh Coughlan, Luke Mulliez Junior 16 Women’s ... Read More »