2020-2021 Committee

Karen McCarthyPresident
Sean O’SullivanCaptain
Kieran O’SullivanChairman
Grace CollinsSecretary
Evan CurtinTreasurer
Stephen MurphyMembership Secretary
Donal CroninSafety Officer
Paul FarrellyVice President
Joe CaseyVice President
John MackeyVice President
Eamonn O’FlynnOCM
Brian CreanOCM
David O’LearyOCM
Allan MurphyOCM
Dave CollinsOCM
Tomas PowerOCM
Aoife O’KeeffeOCM

Resuming Beginner Rowing Course

We would like to resume the last two weekends of the beginner course(which started in February) starting on the 25th. (Saturday week)
The last 4 sessions would be:
– Saturday the 25th & Sunday the 26th of July @ 1pm – 2:30pm.
– Saturday the 1st & Sunday the 2nd of August @ 1pm – 2:30pm.

Covid 19 Update – Staged return to rowing

Cork Boat Club’s reopening phases(below) have been created in line with the government & Rowing Ireland phased approach. Thank you for your patience during this trying time. We hope to see you all back on the water soon!

Gov phase 1 – May 18th – Sculling & pairs (from the same household)

  • 18th – 24th of May 
    • Senior men’s squad – up to 16 athletes 
  • 25th – 31st of May 
    • Senior women squad & junior women’s 16s/18s squad – up to 16 athletes
    • Competent masters scullers & private boat owners
  • 1st – 7th of June 
    • Junior men’s 6 day squad 

Only up to 4 athletes arriving & launching together while maintaining social distance during the specified session times. Arriving and launch at 15/20 minute intervals.


Gov phase 3 – June 29th – Sculling, pairs (from the same household)

Rest of the Men’s & Women’s junior squads return – j14/j15s as long as they are able/willing to scull


Gov phase 4 – July 20th – All boat types (If Gov/RowingIreland approved)

Masters rowing & big boat rowing resumes


Gov phase 5 – August 10th – All boat types (If Gov/RowingIreland approved)

Weights & ergs returned from club members
Clubhouse reopens for erg & weights – with proper cleaning & social distancing to be maintained

Beginner rowing camps resume