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  • Irish Rowing Championships 2011

    Day One of the Irish Rowing Championships at the National Rowing Centre proved to be very successful for the club.    On a warm, overcast day the first boat on the water was our WJ 2X of Laura Coleman and Niamh O'Mahony.   The girls rowed well to qual...
  • Home Internationals

    The Home Internationals were held in Glasglow over the weekend of the 23rd and 24th July.   By all accounts it was a very successful event and the reports back from the Irish Camp indicate that there was a great athmosphere in the squad contribut...
  • Fermoy Regatta

    A beautiful day at Fermoy Regatta on Sunday 3rd.   Hot July sunshine, great athmosphere, the banks of the Blackwater lined with picnic groups and avid club supporters, highly efficent regatta management and great racing.    Shandon crews did well...
  • Cork Regatta

    The club had a very successfull outing at Cork Regatta on Saturday 2nd July.   It was a lovely warm summer's day although unfortunately the athmosphere of a big event was somewhat lacking - mainly due to the lack of a commentary which is so necessa...
  • Henley Women's Regatta

    On Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th June, Shandon Sculler, Karen Corcoran O'Hare competed at Henley Women's Regatta in the UK.    This is the premier Women's Regatta in these islands and attracts the best women's rowing talent from Ireland, GB and further ...
  • International Recognition

    Shandon Boat Club is proud to recognise our latest international rower, Niamh O'Mahony. Niamh has been selected to represent her country in the Junior Women's Quad at the Home International Regatta in Strathclyde, Scotland in July. Niamh join...
  • Coffee Morning

    The Junior 18 girls who are competing in two weeks time in the London Metropolitan regatta organised and ran a very successful coffee morning in the club on Sunday the 22nd May.   The goodies on sale were delicious and all cooked and baked by the girls t...
  • WJ18 at London Metro Regatta

    The WJ18 quad of Niamh O'Mahony, Roisin Mertz, Saoirse Horgan and Laura Coleman had a great win in the in the London Metropolitan Regatta held on Dorney Lake (the location for the 2012 rowing olympics)this weekend. On Saturday 4th June Shan...
  • Table Quiz

    Thanks to all who attended our Table Quiz in the Silver Key, Ballinlough on Thursday 12th May.    We raised €1,300 which was very much in line with our expectations.    It was a most enjoyable night - and the questions were not too difficult.   At...
  • Lee Regatta

    Wins Galore at Lee Regatta.   Men's Junior 14 4X+ Ronan Byrne, Emmett O'Sullivan, Colm Hennessy, Stephen O'Sullivan, Laura Jevens (cox) Men's Junior 12 1X Daniel O'Neill Women's Junior 15 2X Zoe Kampf, Sophie Healy ...
  • Grand League

    The Grand League finished after Cork Regatta.   Going into this event we were in 9th place overall and had hoped to improve. However the competition was intense and we did very well to hold our 9th position out of the 51 clubs competiting in the Le...
  • Easter Coaching

    Sean Casey will run a five day coaching session for juniors on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri of Easter Week (18th to 22nd incl). Sean is running these sessions in his own time and as a result he will be charging each junior €30 for the five d...
  • Skibbereen Regatta

    Skibbereen Regatta was held at the National Rowing Centre, Farran Woods last Sunday 10th April in perfect weather.   There was some excellent rowing all day.    Congratulations to all club crews who entered and did their best.    In particular congr...
  • Official Opening

    The official opening of our restored Clubhouse took place on Saturday June 11th. In this pretty dismal summer, we were blessed with the weather.   It was a "pet" June day.   The sun was shining and although the temperature was a little less...
  • Lagan Head of the River

    The Lagan Head of the River was held in Belfast on Sunday last the 26th March.   There was no competition for our women's junior 18 quad who as a consequence did not travel.     Our men's junior 18 quad consisting of Fintan Sheehan, Andy Harrington, Ja...
  • Recruitment

    A total of 35 junior beginners (15 girls and 20 boys) have now attended the club for introductory sessions over the past few weekends.   This is the biggest number of starters we have had for many years and we intend to try and accomodate all beginners...
  • Fund Raising

    Our bag packing in Dunnes Stores, Douglas on the 4th and 5th March was very successful    In spite of the restrictions placed on the numbers we were allowed to deploy we raised over €2,000 for the club.      Sincere thanks to all the juniors who tu...
  • Cork Head of the River

    The club had a very busy day when not only had we a large entry ourselves in the Cork Head of the River but also had the pleasure of extending hospitality to a large proportion of the twenty plus crews visiting Cork from all parts of Munster and Leinster...
  • Limerick Head of the River

    The club had a very good outing at St Michael's Head of the River on Saturday last the 29th January.   We had approximately 40 members rowing and all crews performed well.   Congratulations in particular to Niamh O'Mahoney and Saoirse Horgan who won t...
  • Cork Sculling Ladder Prize Night

    The Cork Sculling Ladder prize winners were presented with their trophies on Tuesday 24th May in St John's Central College.   Shandon had winners in 11 categories including Karen Corcoran O'Hare who was so weighted down with silver tankards (four ...