Rowing Ireland welcomes Ciro Prisco to the Rowing coaching team at NUIG.
Born in Naples, Ciro is a former Italian international athlete and Lightweight Coach together with Novices Coach for Newcastle University. Amongst his coaching awards have been the winning of the Victor Ludorum at the British Universities and College Championship in 2016 and 2018. The Prince Albert Challenge Cup at Henley Royal Regatta in 2017, together with qualifying numerous crews for Henley in the last four years. Ciro was also part of the GB coaching team at a number of Under 23 World Championships.
We also congratulate former rowing International Feargal O’Callaghan on his appointment as High-Performance Sport lead with NUIG Sport.
We are delighted that Ciro is on board with NUIG and are looking forward to working with him together with him, Feargal O’Callaghan and NUIG on our U23 development pathway programme.