JES SUCCESSES AT IRISH SCHOOLS ROWING REGATTA

Jes Successes at Irish Schools Rowing Regatta

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he 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 eight, under 15 eight, under 15 coxed quad and under 14 coxed quad.  It is the second year in a row that the school won the prestigious under 15 and under 16 eights.

The girls U15 eight who won at the Schools Regatta: (left to right) Isabella Gannon, Elise-Carney-Frazier, Roisin Gavin, Ruth Griffin, Ruby Murphy, Aoife Dempsey, Rosin McGrath, Anna Coyne, (in front) Holly McHugh (cox)
The girls U15 eight who won at the Schools Regatta: (left to right) Isabella Gannon, Elise-Carney-Frazier, Roisin Gavin, Ruth Griffin, Ruby Murphy, Aoife Dempsey, Rosin McGrath, Anna Coyne, (in front) Holly McHugh (cox)
The winning Jes girls u16 eight: (left to right) Caoileann NicDhonncha, Ciara Walsh, Rachel O’malley-Raecke, Roisin Gavin, Eimear Sheridan, Carley Mannion, Holly McHugh, Ruby Murphy, (in front) Aoibhinn McPhillips (cox)
The winning Jes girls u16 eight: (left to right) Caoileann NicDhonncha, Ciara Walsh, Rachel O’malley-Raecke, Roisin Gavin, Eimear Sheridan, Carley Mannion, Holly McHugh, Ruby Murphy, (in front) Aoibhinn McPhillips (cox)