Sunday 16 June 2019

Lee Regatta 2019

On May 11th, our annual club regatta rolled around again and the Marina was filled with excitement once more. The regatta offered races for all ages and abilities as well as face paint, live music, and lots of yummy treats for everybody all day! 😊
Before the pictures we'd like to say a special thanks to all the parents and volunteers who helped out on the day, without you we couldn't have done it!

Head of the Kitchen staff giving orders! 

Captain Viv and Coach Colette putting their race face on before the final!😆

Discussing logistics!!

Returning after a fantastic race!

Success in the J15 Double!

Kitchen staff playing a blinder!

BBQ team hard at work!

The real star of the show caught off guard!

The regatta attracted many clubs from all over the country, we are delighted so many could attend!

Captain Viv Giving Orders!!

Our finish man Ed doing a super job as usual!

A Davis Day Out!

J14 4X+ Winners

Of course along with our super volunteers, the club had great success in the racing department as expected!! Well done to all our of athletes.

M J15 2x 

M J14 8x+

 M J15 4x+

W J16 1X

 W J14 1x

 M J15 1X

 M J15 2x

 Women's Masters 1X

Some familiar faces in the Winning UCC Club 8+ getting their medals!

M J14 4x+

Men's Club 2 4X+

W J18 2X

Women's Masters 4x+

M J18 1x

A few more familiar faces in the UCC Women's Club 8+!!

M J14 2x

London Metropolitan Regatta

Congratulations to both of our crews who attended London Metropolitan Regatta over the June bank holiday weekend.

On Saturday the Men's Quad qualified for the Junior 18 final and finished 3rd which was a good result!
The next day they placed first in the Tier 2 Open Men's quad, Big smiles all around!

The Women's Double placed 3rd in the Open double on Saturday in a straight final. On the Sunday they finished in first place in the Tier 2 double after qualifying from their heat. Well done to both Coaches and Athletes!

Thursday 6 June 2019

Club Person of the Month - May

Club Person of the Month Award - May

For the Month of April, we'd like to award Deirdre Shannon and Marita Kidney, Club People of the Month for their amazing work before and throughout our own Annual Lee Regatta! We couldn't have pulled it off without you girls!

Pictured below is Deirdre (Left) Regatta Co-ordinator and Marita (Right-Centre) Head of Kitchen Staff!

Congratulations guys!!!

Club Person Of The Month - April

Club Person of the Month Award - April

For the Month of April, we'd like to award Eoin O' Sullivan, Club Person of the Month for his continued efforts and successes with his many junior crews!

Pictured below is Eoin with some of his many athletes!

Well Done Eoin!

Rod Stewart

We made the most of Rod Stewarts visit to cork by opening our bar to the public,
I'm sure the evening was as enjoyable as it was profitable for the club and our volunteers.
Big thanks to everyone involved!!!
Some of our volunteers kicking back and enjoying the music!
Eddie's dodgy driving attracted some attention from the Gardaí...😉

Bantry Regatta

Some of our younger athletes attended Bantry Sprint Regatta on the 25th of may and had a great day out with many successes.
Pictured below are some of our happy athletes after their races!!!
J15 4x+

 Womens J154x+

Womens J15 2X

Womens 1x. Isabel had a great day!!😃

J14 4x+

Few More Pictures!

Castleconnel Regatta

The racing season is well under way and we're back with another blog post filled with success, Our athletes attended Castleconnel Regatta on the 18th of May and proved that all those hard winter sessions paid off after all!😃

We're all hoping for plenty more silverware in the regattas to come and we wish everyone luck in the run up to champs!!!😉