The official race times of day one atthe World Rowing Junior Championships have been announced, which takes place from the 11th to the 15th of August in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

The Junior Men’s Quadruple Sculls crew of Ronan Gibbon, Fergus Bryce, Donagh Claffey and David Foley will race at 08:00 Irish time, facing Estonia, Czech Republic, Canada and Serbia in Heat Three.

In the Junior Men’s Double Sculls, Oisin Boyle and Martin O’Grady race in Heat One at 08:12, facing crews from Greece, Poland, Romania, South Africa and Norway.

In the Junior Women’s Double Sculls, Holly Davis and Rachel Bradley race at 08:48 in Heat Three, taking on crews from Romania, Switzerland, Greece, Ukraine and United States.

Races can be viewed on the tracker. Full coverage of the 2021 World Rowing Junior Championships will be available on Rowing Ireland’s social media.

Official Race Times (IST)

  • JM4x: 08:00
  • JM2x: 08:12
  • JW2x: 08:48

2021 World Rowing Junior Championships


  • Ronan Gibbon (New Ross Boat Club)
  • Fergus Bryce (Coleraine Grammar School Rowing Club)
  • Donagh Claffey (Athlone Boat Club)
  • David Foley (St. Michael’s Rowing Club)


  • Oisin Boyle (Skibbereen Rowing Club)
  • Martin O’Grady (Athlone Boat Club)


  • Holly Davis (Lee Valley Rowing Club)
  • Rachel Bradley (Coleraine Grammar School Rowing Club)

Coaching and Support Staff

  • High-Performance Director: Antonio Maurogiovanni
  • Lead Coach/Team Manager: Ciro Prisco
  • Coach: Janet Walsh
  • Coach: Nicolo Maurogiovanni
  • Coach: Leah O’Regan