Jake McCarthy



  • Age - 27
  • Club - Skibbereen
  • Event - Lightweight Mens Team


  • World Championships
  • 2019, Linz - LM4x
  • 2018, Plovdiv - LM4x
  • European Championships
  • 2019, Lucerne - LM2x
  • World Cup III
  • 2019, Rotterdam - LM1x
  • World U23 Championships
  • 2018, Poznan - BLM2x
  • 2017, Plovdiv - BLM2x

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Jake is from Skibbereen, County Cork, and has been rowing since 2011. Jake is currently a member of Skibbereen Rowing Club and studied in UCC.

Jake has been racing internationally since 2017 and his highlights in rowing include finishing 5th in the 2019 European Championships in Lucerne with his brother Fintan in the Lightweight Men’s Double; reaching the final in the 2018 World Championships in Plovdiv in the Lightweight Men’s Four; and placing 6th in the B Final of the 2019 World Cup III Rotterdam, racing in the LM1x boat.

Guilty pleasure

Singing in the shower

Most likely to say

That's so ideal

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