Ireland At The 2008 Summer Olympics - Rowing

Rowing

Ireland qualified with two boats for the rowing events. The men's coxless four qualified for the Olympics by finishing tenth at the 2007 World Championships. The men's lightweight coxless four team also granted their berth by finishing second at the last Olympic qualifying regatta in Poznan in June 2008 to complete the team line-up.

Men
Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Sean Casey
Jonno Devlin
Cormac Folan
Sean O'Neill
Four 6:02.85 3 SA/B 5:58.14 6 FB 6:07.97 10
Richard Archibald
Paul Griffin
Cathal Moynihan
Gearoid Towey*
Lightweight four 5:52.32 4 R 6:21.81 1 SA/B 6:13.85 4 FB 6:06.02 10

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