Rowing Ireland and the Get Going…Get Rowing programme together with Sport NI and Sport Ireland are delighted to announce “Empowering Actions” series of workshops in the following venues next week:

Thursday 22nd March. Belfast. 7:30pm (Belfast Rowing club)
Friday 23rd March, Galway 6:30pm (NUIG, New Engineering building)
Saturday 25 March 6pm. National Rowing centre, Cork

Sunday March 26th 1pm . Neptune Rowing Club,Dublin

  • Why we coach
  • Obstacles
  • Your coaching role
  • The future of Women in Sport and Women in Coaching in Ireland. How can we make a change and a difference?

Laryssa won two Olympic Bronze medals. In the 4x in 1996 Atlanta and in the 8+ in 2000 in Sydney. She coached for Canada from 2004 to 2008 and with  Australia rowing from 2009 to the 2012 Olympics in London.

The series is kindly supported by Women in Coaching funding from Sport NI and the Sport Ireland, Get Going…Get Rowing programme.

For more information on the evening please contact: Michelle Carpenter, Women in Sport Manager:


Please note that venues in Galway and Belfast will be confirmed during the week.

  • March 15th, 2018