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UCD Ad Astra student Paul O’Donovan topped off an outstanding season by winning the LM1x at the 2016 World Championships in Rotterdam, while UCD’s David O’Malley and Shane Mulvaney finished 4th in the U23 LM2- and Shane O’Connell 5th in the U23 LM4x.
UCD alumni Claire Lambe and Sinead Lynch continued their recent improvement in a record breaking LW2x race while UCD Ad Astra student Paul O’Donovan and his brother Gary again showed their speed in the LM2x.
A number of athletes from UCD are named in the crews provisionally nominated by Rowing Ireland for competition at U23 World Rowing Championships in August and World University Rowing Championships in September.
UCD Ad Astra graduate Claire Lambe and current student Paul O’Donovan continued their preparations for the Rio Olympics with 7th and 4th place finishes respectively at the Rowing World Cup II in Lucerne.
UCD Ad Astra student Paul O’Donovan along with his brother Gary claimed a silver medal in the LM2x at the first World Rowing Cup of the year in Varese, Italy.
Congratulations to David O’Malley on becoming UCD Boat Club’s latest addition to the UCD Ad Astra Academy elite athlete scholarship program. David began his rowing career in St. Michael’s RC in Limerick and has since represented Ireland at Junior World Championships, as well as picking up Silver in the Lightweight 2x at the Coupe de la […]