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Bulls and Bears crews 2013

Ladies 4X

Bulls ( Winners 2013)


 Stroke: Sheila Clavin  - St Michael’s Boat Club 2. Claire Silke - Castleconnell BC,  3. Olive Holden - Garda Club Bow:  Aoife Cushen – Colaiste Iognaid



Stroke   Ailish Griffin  - Castleconnell Boat Club, 3. Ellen Shearan – St. Michael’s BC, 2. Sarah Murphy, Bow: Norah Hogan – Colaiste Chiaran

Mens 4X

Bulls Winners  (2013)


Stroke: Conor Carmody -Shannon BC, 2. David O’Malley – St. Michael’s BC, 3. Eoghan Whittle - Castleconnell BC, Bow: Kevin Molloy - Athlone B

(Sorry about the missing Bull !)



2. Peter Waldron - St Michaels BC, Bow.  David Quinlan - Castleconnell BC,3. Alan Prendergast   Clonmel BC, Stroke: Adrian Sheehan Castleconnell BC.

(Lots more photos of the day on our Gallery page)

Results – Castleconnell Bulls and Bears Head of River – 2nd. Nov 2013

FINAL RESULTS from Bulls and Bears HOR – 2nd. November 2013

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Well done to all who participated in the Castleconnell HOR. A great day was had by all. Thanks to all the helpers without whom it wouldn’t have happened.


Training resumes Saturday 31st August for all boys and girls who want to row for the 2013/14 season. The boys training will be from 9.30-11 am and girls from 11.30-1 pm. If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact us, see you all there!

Worlds End Tri 2013

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Congratulations to all who took part in the Worlds End Tri in Castleconnell last Saturday. It was a very successful day for the club and for the many athletes who competed. The triathlon managed to sell out with 350 athletes from all over Ireland taking part! Thank you to all the volunteers who helped organise this event and who marshalled on the day and also to our sponsors : Cunningjams Supervalu, Castleconnell – Planet tri, Killaloe – Brian Geary Car sales, Raheen – Total cleaning supplies – Silkes One Stop  Stationery, Limerick.


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Results are available here.

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Irish Championships

Congratulations to all rowers from Castleconnell BC who competed at the rowing championships in Cork from the 19th-21st of July. Eoghan Whittle competed in both Junior 1x and J16 1x and raced well. Ailish Griffin and Claire Silke placed 3rd in the Junior 2x after a very competitive final. Michael Hogan made it through to the semi-final of J16 1x. Ailish Griffin, Leah Quinlan and Claire Silke rowed in the Junior 1x with tough competition, with Claire making it to the final. Patrick Silke , Dion Brazer Smalle and Andrew O’Connor competed in the Men’s J15 1x and Kevin Hussey rowed very well in the men’s J14 1x. It was a great weekend of racing overall and a good end to the season. Finally, congratulations to Eoghan whittle, Leah Quinlan and Ailish Griffin who represented Ireland at Home International regatta in Nottingham last weekend. Photos from the championships are below.

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