Arklow ladies win silver in rowing championships
ROWING ALL-IRELAND COASTAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
ARKLOW ROWING Club over40s ladies crew won silver medals in the A.I.B. All Ireland Coastal Rowing Championships, which was held in Carnfunnock Bay, Larne, Co Antrim on the weekend recently. They competed against the strongest crews in Ireland. The crew is Tilly Jordan, Jeanne O’Gorman, Mary Nolan Hickey and Deirdre Maghery coxed by Shane Cullenton.
This crew were the only crew on the East Coast to take home medals from this champi- onships.
Arklow Senior Ladies and Intermediate Mens just missed out on medals both crews taking fourth place. In total eight crews from Arklow Rowing Club took part, all crews were very well placed.
Arklow Rowing Club is very pleased with the results after a very long hard season. Starting with the Celtic Challange which both the Mens and Ladies crews won, the Ladies crew making history been the first Irish Ladies crew to take part.