January 13th 2017 #Blitzit2017 Series Carlow IT, Carlow Schools will take part in the first #blitzit 2017.

January 21, 2017 Irish Indoor Rowing Championship, Limerick. Students who took in All-Ireland #Blitzit2016 will come to Limerick to take part in the big stage in this significant event on the Irish Rowing calendar.]


February 4th/5th 2017 Women in Coaching mentoring workshop. Rowing Ireland participants will be mentored and encouraged to coach by Olympic coach (Canada and Australia) Laryssa Biesenthal. Laryssa also won bronze medals at Atlanta & Sydney. These coaching sessions will take place in Norther Ireland in conjunction with Sport NI and The Rowing Ireland, Ulster Branch.


March 1st 2017Limerick Rowing #Blitzit2017. Limerick Sports Partnership together with Rowing Ireland Get Rowing initiative will hold their first indoor #Blitzit in University of Limerick. 32 Limerick students from nine Limerick schools have trained to become indoor rowing coaches together with Get Rowing Limerick schools programme which was launched on 16th January.


Easter camps

Dublin Camp Dates: April 11th -14th

Limerick Camp Dates: April 11th -14th

Galway Camp Dates: TBC


May 12th 2017Get Active with #Blitzit2017”. First ever Get Rowing All-Ireland Water Blitz will be held in conjunction with Waterways Ireland and Dublin City council in Hannover Quay Dublin 2 to celebrate Active Schools week.


(Various Dates) Get Going…Get Rowing Summer Camps (Dublin, Galway and Limerick)

Dublin Camp Dates June 20th-23rd, July 3rd-6th, August 15th-18th.

Carlow Camp Dates: Dates will be announced locally with Carlow Rowing Club

Galway Camp Dates: TBC

Limerick Camp Dates: June 27th-30th (more camps may be added)


Schools back on board 2017. Six week plan including water week and culmination in All-Ireland #Blitzit2017

Workshop: Women in Leadership, Management, Club and National Governing Body roles. Date (TBC).


All Ireland #Blitzit 2017 Schools from all over Ireland taking part in the Get Rowing programme will come to Trinity College Sports hall. Which school will come All Ireland #Blitzit Champion 2017


Carlow Annual #Blitzit, date tbc. Carlow TrY rowing students will have their first and second year teams competing in an event that they organise themselves as part of their TrY Rowing coaching and mentorship programme

  • January 8th, 2017