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The next event of the season will be the Erne Head in Enniskillen on Saturday Mar 02nd, 2024.
Senior crews - 6km will be taking part.  Coaches will update on crews close to the event.  For more information, see the Rowing Ireland website.

You can get directions from Google Maps

Please view the club protocol for emergency procedures at rowing events.

Event Schedule 2023/24

Coláiste Iognaid will participate in several Regatta and Head of the River events in the upcoming season.  There will be a number of Head of the River events in the winter months, followed by the Regattas from April to July.  Rowing events are dependent on the weather so there can be cancellations and we will update the website with any changes.

Castleconnel Head - Event Cancelled
Castleconnell, Co. Limerick (View Map)
Participants: All Rowers except 1st years, travelling via Bus and cars

Club Dinner - Thursday Nov 16, 2023
Ardilaun Hotel (View Map)
Participants: All Rowers

AGM - Mon. Nov. 20 - 7pm at the school
School (View Map)
Participants: We would prefer to see at least 1 parent from every family.

Carrick-on-Shannon Head - Saturday Dec 2, 2023
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Carrick on Shannon (View Map)
Participants: 2nd years up
This event was 86 days ago. Look for an event report.

Indoor Rowing Champs - Saturday Jan 20, 2024
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University of Limerick (View Map)
Participants: All Rowers
This event was 37 days ago. Look for an event report.

Sligo Head - Saturday Feb 17, 2024
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Sligo Rowing Club (View Map)
Participants: 2nd year up. 3.5Km, travelling via Bus & Parent's Cars
This event was 9 days ago. Look for an event report.

[Next Event] Erne Head - Saturday Mar 2, 2024
Enniskillen
Participants: Senior crews - 6km, travelling via Bus
Only 5 days to go.

Tribesmen Head - Saturday Mar 16, 2024
Galway (View Map)
Participants: 2nd year up - 4.2km
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Directions:

You can park at the club and walk up the riverbank to the dangan slip (~1.5 Km).

Alternatively, park at the Dangan sports ground. To get there, drive north from the University or UCHG (hospital) towards Moycullen / Oughterard. After the traffic lights at Galway business park, take the next right (the road markings create a middle lane to assist with turning right).

There will be parking on the left, a little way down this road. You will need to walk from there to the riverbank (~400m).


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Only 19 days to go.

Neptune Regatta* - Saturday Apr 6, 2024
Islandbridge, Dublin (View Map)
Participants: 2nd and 3rd years. 1500m, travelling via Buses / Cars
40 days from now.

Commercial Regatta - Sunday Apr 7, 2024
Islandbridge, Dublin (View Map)
Participants: 1st - 3rd Years - 1200m
41 days from now.

Skibereen Grand League* - Saturday Apr 13 to Sunday Apr 14, 2024 (2 days)
National Rowing Centre, Iniscarra, Cork (View Map)
Participants: 3rd years up - 2km, travelling via Bus
47 days from now.

Limerick Regatta - Saturday Apr 20, 2024
O'Briens Bridge, Co. Limerick (View Map)
Participants: All Rowers - 1500m
54 days from now.

Schools Regatta - Sunday Apr 21, 2024
O'Briens Bridge, Co. Limerick (View Map)
Participants: All Rowers - 1400m
55 days from now.

Portadown Regatta - Entry Unconfirmed
Portadown Boat Club (View Map)
Participants: 2nd - 3rd years - 1km
68 days from now.

Lough Rynn Regatta* - Saturday May 11, 2024
Lough Rynne, Mohill (View Map)
Participants: 3rd Year Up - 2km
75 days from now.

Lough Rynn 1K - Sunday May 12, 2024
Lough Rynne, Mohill (View Map)
Participants: All Rowers
76 days from now.

Castleconnell Sprints - Saturday May 18, 2024
Castleconnell, Co. Limerick (View Map)
Participants: 1st - 3rd Years - 500m
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Directions:
  1. Take the motorway to Limerick
  2. When you get to the outskirts of Limerick, it is best to avoid the city so take the Tunnel.
  3. After the tunnel, follow the signs for the motorway to Dublin (M7) Continue on the M7 for a few miles.
  4. Take Exit 28 for Castleconnell, Castletroy, Newport
  5. Follow signs for Castleconnell (R445) - travelling along the old Dublin road for a few miles.
  6. You will see a few signs on the left for Castleconnell and take the left at Daly's Cross- (opposite Daly's Cross filling station)
  7. Continue on this road for a few hundred yards and take another left at the sign for Castleconnell.
  8. After another few hundred yards, take a right in the middle of the village and continue on this road for a short distance until you get to Charco's Pub. It would be advisable to park in this area.
  9. It is a 15 minute walk down to the course from there. If you are there early you may be able to drive down but there is very limited parking for cars and there are usually traffic stewards controlling access to the course.

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82 days from now.

Dublin Metropolitan Regatta* - Entry Unconfirmed
Blessington, Co. Wicklow (View Map)
Participants: 3rd year up
89 days from now.

Galway Regatta - Saturday Jun 1, 2024
Galway (View Map)
Participants: All Rowers
Show Directions
Directions:

You can park at the club and walk up the riverbank to the dangan slip (~1.5 Km).

Alternatively, park at the Dangan sports ground. To get there, drive north from the University or UCHG (hospital) towards Moycullen / Oughterard. After the traffic lights at Galway business park, take the next right (the road markings create a middle lane to assist with turning right).

There will be parking on the left, a little way down this road. You will need to walk from there to the riverbank (~400m).


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96 days from now.

Munster Branch Regatta* - Entry Unconfirmed
National Rowing Centre, Iniscarra, Cork (View Map)
Participants: 3rd years up, travelling via Bus
103 days from now.

Athlone Regatta - Saturday Jun 15, 2024
Coosan Point, Athlone (View Map)
Participants: 1st - 3rd years. 1km
110 days from now.

Cork Regatta* - Saturday Jun 22 to Sunday Jun 23, 2024 (2 days)
National Rowing Centre, Iniscarra, Cork (View Map)
Participants: 3rd years up
117 days from now.

Fermoy Sprint Regatta - Entry Unconfirmed
TBC
Participants: 1st - 3rd years. 500m
125 days from now.

1Km Classic* - Saturday Jul 6, 2024
National Rowing Centre, Iniscarra, Cork (View Map)
Participants: 1st - 3rd years. 1000m
131 days from now.

National Championships - Friday Jul 12 to Sunday Jul 14, 2024 (3 days)
National Rowing Centre, Iniscarra, Cork (View Map)
Participants: 3rd years up - 2km
137 days from now.

* May involve overnight stay for majority of club other than 1st years

Attendance at Regattas requires parents to help on a rota to supervise travel and at the event itself. At least one adult male/female must accompany boys/girls on overnight stays.

Your sons and daughters above first year will travel in the mixture of the school bus and parents' cars. First years travel with parents again on a roster system. First years will not normally be involved in overnight stays.