Rowing Ireland is pleased to announce the team for the Coupe de la Jeunesse, which will be held in Szeged, Hungary on 1-2 August 2015.
The following crews have been selected as the Coupe team. Further announcement will be made in the near future regarding training plans, camps and coaching plans for the Coupe team.
Congratulations to all rowers, coaches, clubs and families on your selections and on the hard work put in by many along the way.
Getting selected is just the start of a new phase of your rowing career where crews are formed and you aim to get better in every way to make boats faster. It is a huge honour to be selected to row for your country and one that we are certain you will fulfil with pride and dedication.
JW2x; Aoife Casey, Skibbereen RC/ Emily Hegarty, Skibbereen RC
JW2-; Emma Glover, Portora BC/ Elizabeth Clarke, Portora BC
JM2x; Shane O’Connell, Cork BC/ Ronan Byrne, Shandon BC
JM2-; Aaron Johnson, Portora BC/ Barney Rix, Portora BC
JM4x; Colm Hennessy, Shandon BC /Eoghan Whittle, Castleconnell BC/
Patrick Munnelly, Athlone BC /Andrew Goff, Waterford BC.
Following her win in the JW1X at the Irish Championships Dervla Forde of Cork Boat Club will also be added to the team.
Michelle Carpenter, Coupe de la Jeunesse 2015, Manager
Details regarding travel and team arrangements will be issued shortly to parents.
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