Boat Sports

Kayaking, Canoe Polo & Speedboat Racing are among the North american & World Boat Sports which take place in and around Ireland.

Below you will find links to the results of various competitions in Ireland and involving Irish teams & Competitors:

Powerboat Racing

Powerboat Racing Irish Team Records

UIM World Powerboat Record – Thunderchild 2 – Cork-Fastnet-Cork 9 August 2020

Thunderchild Round Ireland and Rockall Powerboat Record 6 July 2017


Canoe Sprint Ireland All Ireland Championships (Years): 2015

Canoe Polo

Canoe Polo is a version of Water Polo played using Canoe Paddles to hit the ball. It is usually played in either harbours or canal locks, where there is enough space for the canoes.

The aim of the game is to use the paddles to hit a ball into a goal at the other teams end.

Below you will find links to the results of various Canoe Polo Tournaments & Leagues in Ireland:

Canoe Ireland

Munster Polo League | Division A:2015-16 2016-17 2018

Munster Polo Leagiue | Division B:2015-16

Image References

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[1] Irish American Football Association (2018) Nostalgia – A look a some pictures from the archives [Internet] Available from:×768.jpg [Accessed 3 July 2018]

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[2] Allblack Racing | Facebook (2018) Photo: October 15, 2017: “Allblack Racing are pleased to announce that the team will be attempting the ultimate record on Tuesday 17th October at 0400 hrs, The UIM “Monte Carlo to Venice”.” [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 22 August 2019]