Irish Dragon Boat team and its fourteen Carlow women arrive home with four silver medals

'A fantastic bunch of women who gave it their all over the week'

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


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The team arrive home

The Ireland International Dragon Boat team - which boasts fourteen Carlow women - has landed back on Irish soil after a successful European Championship last weekend coming back with four silver medals.

The 22 strong team is made up of: Orla Macfarland, Susan Rowe, Lorraine Leonard, Grace James, Valerie McDonagh, Veronica Gordon, Fiona McKeon, Rosemary Phelan, Marian O'Dea, Dympna Watson, Elaine Rowe, Evelyn Dolan-Cronly.

Ifty Finn, Ciara O'Donnell, Margaret Kehoe, Jane Tynan, Valerie Robinson, Frances Lee, Fiona Burke, Mary Foley, Julie Doyle, Margaret Doyle.

Read also: Another silver for Ireland's National Dragon Boat team and its Carlow women