The 2021 World Rowing Coastal Championships take place between the 30th of September and 3rd of October in Praia da Torre, in Oeiras, Portugal.

34 nations will attend the event, with 35 Irish crews from 18 clubs, competing across a range of races. The rowing course will be in Lisbon harbour waters around turning points, with a mass beach start and finish. The start and finish beach is a fine sand beach with a sheltered rolling wave; a course length of four kilometres for heats and B Finals and six kilometres for A Finals.

Live streams of the events will be viewable on World Rowing’s YouTube channel across the weekend, and results will be covered by Rowing Ireland on social media and More information can be found on the official website.

Race times (IST)

CrewThursday (heats)Friday (heats)Saturday (Finals)
CM1x09:159:00 (B Final)
CM2x9:3016:30 (B Final)12:15 (A Final)
CM4x+11:3016:30 (A Final)
CMix2x08:30/12:00/15:0017:15 (A Final)
CW1x15:15*17:00 (B Final)13:00 (A Final)
CW2x10:3015:00 (A Final)
CW4x+14:15*16:00 (B Final)11:30 (A Final)

Competing crews


IRL1: Kealan Mannix

IRL2: John Harrington

IRL3: Cormac Kelly

IRL4: David Hussey


IRL1: Colm Crilly, Martin Dowd

IRL2: Alan Donovan, Davin Jennings

IRL3: David Duggan, Tom Stafford

IRL5: Padraig Kinsella, Adam Neil


IRL1: Andrew Breen, Peter Doyle, Chris Dunne, Shay Dunne, Marc Nichols

IRL2: Robert Diffley, James Kind, Martin Murphy, Gavin O’Flaherty, Patrick O’Sullivan

IRL4: Niall Beggan, Derek Boland, Lisa Cameron, Karl Montgomery, Niall O’Toole

IRL5: Ciaran Brady, Alex Byrne, Ronan Byrne, David Hussey, Stephen O’Sullivan


IRL1: Sionna Healy, Cormac Kelly

IRL2: Davinia Anderson, Niall O’Toole

IRL3: Luke Keaney, Rosie Temple

IRL4: Dara Jennings, Davin Jennings

IRL5: Ronan Byrne, Monika Dukarska

IRL6: Caoimhe O’Sullivan, Finn O’Sullivan


IRL1: Sionna Healy

IRL2: Xena Jordan

IRL3: Miriam Sheehan

IRL4: Niamh Hayes

IRL5: Monika Dukarska


IRL1: Ella Cialis, Eimear Walsh

IRL2: Mary Ann Kent, Andrea Kinsella

IRL3: Lisa Cameron, Sarah Quinn

IRL4: Karen Hickey, Eileen Whooley

IRL5: Niamh Doogan, Dineka Maguire


IRL1: Jack Calnan, Ella Cialis, Karen Hickey, Eimear Walsh, Eileen Whooley

IRL2: Lisa Cameron, Roisin Maguire, Joy McNeill, Ryan McNeill, Sarah Quinn

IRL3: Caramel Connolly, Orla Gilsenan, Nina Murphy, Cliona O’Regan, Renee Waschlowitz

IRL4: Kathy Galvin, Hazel Murphy, Katherine Murphy, Martin Murphy, Tina O’Sullivan

IRL5: Zoe Hyde, Deirdre Leahy, Natalie Long, Rhiannon O’Donoghue, Molly Sullivan

Entry list by event

World Rowing WRCC 2021