Irish University Rowing Championships, 10/4/15.

On the 10th of April, UCC Rowing Club was geared up to race in the opening regatta of the season, the Irish University Rowing Championships, taking place on home water at the National Rowing Centre in Farran. UCC took 2nd place in the Women’s Senior pair (O’ Sullivan, Keogh), Men’s Intermediate 8+ and Men’s Club 4+. The Men’s Senior 4- (O’ Leary, O’ Sullivan, Harrington , O’ Connor) was UCC’s opening victory of the day , taking home first place ahead of rivals NUIG. Saoirse Horgan also had a fantastic race, leading from the start and winning by clear water to take home the Women’s Intermediate single scull title. Overall UCC finished in 3rd place behind Trinity and UCD, a promising result and a solid start to the regatta season.

Men’s Senior 4- pennant presentation by CEO of Rowing Ireland, Hamish Adams. (L to R; D. O’ Leary, S. O’ Sullivan, S. O’ Connor, A. Harrington.)

Pennant presentation by CEO of Rowing Ireland, Hamish Adams, to Saoirse Horgan, winner of Women’s Intermediate 1x.