Monika is from Killorglin, County Kerry, by way of Poznan, and has been rowing since 2008. Monika is a member of Killorglin Rowing Club and is currently studying for her PhD in Education, having previously achieved a Masters in Innovation and Design.
Monika is a two time World Coastal Champion in the women’s solo, winning in 2009 and 2016. Along with Aileen Crowley, Monika qualified the Women’s Pair for the 2020 Olympics at the 2019 World Rowing Championships in Linz. Alongside Aileen Crowley, Monika won Silver at the Rowing World Cup II in the women’s pair.
Listen to our interview with Monika on the Rowing Ireland Podcast: https://www.podbean.com/eu/pb-x72jn-e1e55a
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