Skibbereen HOR 20 Oct
Skibbereen HOR Saturday 20th Oct:
Last saturday the club embarked on its first outing of the new season when we attended the Skibbereen Hor in the NRC.The first boats on the water at 9am Head 1 ,were the novice 4X+,WJ184x-,Wj164x+,WNovice 8+ and WJ16 8+.
At 10am Head 2 got underway with MJ18 1x9J Blackwell) followed by MJ16 1x(A Browne) &(C Carmody).
The Rolling Head got off at 10:30 with MJ14 4X+,Cathal, Mark,Robert & Jason,cox Evan and the WJ14 4X+ of Sophie,Jessica,Alison & Laura,cox Evan, WJ14 4X+ of Sophie,Alison, Emily,Grace,cox Evan and MJ15 1X Emmet.
Head 3 got underway at 11:30 where we had three ladies scullers competing,Lauren Mc Hugh,Erin Coll & Ciara o Dwyer.
Head 5 at 2pm had 2 WJ16 2X crews compete.Marie and Catriona and Alanna and Rebecca and the womens novice 4+ comprising of Lauren,Ciara,Erin & Ruth.
At the end of the day the club had won 3 Pennants, Mens J16 1X Conor Carmody Winner,WJ16 8+ ( Louise,Ciara,Megan,Claire,Elva,Megan T,Alana,Laura,cox Sarah. And the third pennant was won by our WNovice 4+.
A great days rowing,good company and the sun was shining for once in the NRC.
On a completely seperate note….well done to Shannon Rowing Club Masters8 40+ who finished 3rd in The Head Of The Charles in Boston last weekend.
Well done Brian.