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Row like a Dog!

We had a fab taster session last Saturday as part of the Get Wet NI programme. This is a Sport NI initiative in collaboration with 5 European Countries. A number of teams made up of both experienced and new rowers headed up stream for a row before returning and competing in a Time Trial. Congratulations…

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Schools join Row the Erne for a great day out

St Clare’s from Ballyjamesduff in Co. Cavan joined us for 3 fab days rowing. The transition year students enjoyed 3 days of Rowing and Diodivesity. Thanks to all the teachers, Waterways Ireland and Biodiversity specialists, Billy Flynn and Anja Rosler. Thanks also to our great land and curach crew, Clare, Morag and Olivia

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Easter Monday Row

We had a fab row on Easter Monday after launching the Menapian at Bellinaleck. We took a trip up towards Cleenish before returning to Enniskillen stopping off at Culkey jetty for a lovely lunch on our long table. We create the long table by shipping all the oars to the centre of the curach and…

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Wednesday Eve Rows 2016

Meet at Waterways Ireland Enniskillen for the rest of September at the earlier time of 6.15  pm. Members free/non-members £5 (tea/coffee & biscuits included). Row lasts approx. 2 hours. All abilities Welcome! For Booking email us at joinus@rowtheerne.com

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Day Skipper – The Boys head to sea

3 of our members headed off this weekend to start their Practical Day Skipper – It is a 5 day course and they are doing it over 2 weekends.   Thanks to Fergus at Causeway Power and Sail for running the course   Enjoy the pictures of Barry Humphreys, Philip Mc Govern and Barry Flanagan.

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Positive Futures Picnic Row

We had a great day with Positive Futures last Thursday when we went for a picnic row. Everybody got stuck in rowing or enjoying journeying on the support boat before we enjoyed a lovely picnic on Castle Island in the centre of Enniskillen.   Thanks to all the team at Positive Futures and to Sport…

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First Birthday row

We had a great Birthday row with Teresa from Dublin and her family and friends from Leitrim Teresa’s friends organised a surprise Day out for Teresa and thankfully a great crew, a gorgeous cake baked by Ann (Thanks Philip for organising) and lovely blue skies meant that it was a perfect day on the water….

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Menapian’s New Trailer

Menapian gets the best Christmas present ever!!! Our new trailer arrived today and for the first time since our launch (30th Aug) we were able to lift the Menapian out of the water for a well earned rest. A massive thanks to the Monaghan lads for helping us get the boat ready to be lifted…

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Winter Solstice Celebration, Sun 21st Dec

Row the Erne were joined by over 40 people early on our Winter Solstice, Sunday 21st December, to celebrate the last day of the year and to welcome in the new.  The predicted bad weather kindly waited on us so that we could row the Menapian down to Devenish. Winds picked up on the return…

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Bag Pack in Dunnes Stores, Sat 20th December

  We would like to say a  big thank you to everyone who donated very generously at our fundraising bag packing in Dunnes Stores on Sat.   Thanks also to Dunnes Stores for giving us this opportunity and to all our members, friends and family who came to bag pack on the day. Row The Erne are…