Try Rowing!

Get Going Get Rowing is an initiative by Rowing Ireland 

to introduce as many people as possible to this incredible sport. Our programmes have been a mainstay in secondary schools since 2014, and now we are seeking to bring rowing to you wherever you are, whatever your age. Learn more about what we have to offer here and to get in touch, email

2024 Summer Camps

If learning to row is on your bucket list, Get Going Get Rowing is the place to be! We will be running beginner camps across the country this summer in Dublin, Cork, Limerick and Galway.

Passport to Paris

Rowing Ireland will send an Olympic Rowing Watch Party Kit to every club that completes the eight challenges in their Passport to Paris.


Don't take our word for how successful the programme is, this what others have said

Before I started rowing I knew nothing about it. Now I row for St. Michaels

Alana | Student, Salesians College, Pallaskenry, Limerick

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As a result of this Programme we have one student that wasn't previously engaged in sports has now decided to take up Rowing.

Fiona Coghlan | PE Teacher & Irish rugby International

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I would highly recommend taking part it has changed my life for the better.

Aimee McGrath | Secondary school student, Dominican College, Griffith Avenue, Dublin 9

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We have been so impressed with the programme which culminated in a brilliantly organised Indoor Blitz in Trinity College.

Niamh O'Hare | PE Teacher Sutton Park

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I would highly recommend any PE teacher or school to get involved in this programme, its brilliant.

Eve McCartney | PE Teacher, Presentation Terenure

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A great event to keep new rowers interested over the cold winter months

Will Yeomans | Head Rowing Coach, Kings Hospital School, Dublin.

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As a parent I applaud you and thank you for the work you do with young ladies

Margaret | Parent

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It gives the girls an opportunity to experience success in an area they never dreamed they could

Maria Conlon | PE teacher

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