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# odonovan-brothers - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

'We realised that while it’s fun to be out there partying, we were happier doing the rowing'
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# O'donovan Brothers

'We realised that while it’s fun to be out there partying, we were happier doing the rowing'

Aug 18th 2020, 8:35 PM 36,807 Views 3 Comments

Gary and Paul O’Donovan talk lockdown, the Olympics, rowing without each other, and whether they can be considered celebrities.

# odonovan-brothers - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'The Pope would struggle to gather such a crowd if he came to Skibb'
# Heroes
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# Heroes

'The Pope would struggle to gather such a crowd if he came to Skibb'

Jun 11th 2020, 6:00 AM 4,866 Views 4 Comments

The O’Donovan brothers’ Olympic homecoming is recalled in this extract from ‘Something in the Water’.

# odonovan-brothers - Thursday 23 April, 2020

'Self-isolating is what we're used to' - Life as normal for O'Donovan brothers in scenic West Cork
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# Pull Like A Dog

'Self-isolating is what we're used to' - Life as normal for O'Donovan brothers in scenic West Cork

Apr 23rd 2020, 10:16 AM 5,999 Views 1 Comment

Paul and Gary O’Donovan are taking everything – from the Covid-19 crisis to Olympic uncertainty – in their stride.

# odonovan-brothers - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Gary O'Donovan going solo for Europeans in Paul's absence due to academic studies
# Big Brother
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# Big Brother

Gary O'Donovan going solo for Europeans in Paul's absence due to academic studies

May 15th 2019, 5:11 PM 20,583 Views 3 Comments

The Irish team for the 2019 European Rowing Championships is in.

# odonovan-brothers - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Gary and Paul O'Donovan secure place in World Rowing Championships final
# Going For Gold
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# Going For Gold

Gary and Paul O'Donovan secure place in World Rowing Championships final

Sep 13th 2018, 11:30 AM 4,468 Views 1 Comment

The brothers finished third in their semi-final today to book their place in Saturday’s A Final.

# odonovan-brothers - Monday 6 August, 2018

Twitter responds to BBC Sport labelling Cork rowers, Gary and Paul O'Donovan, as British
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# O'donovan Brothers

Twitter responds to BBC Sport labelling Cork rowers, Gary and Paul O'Donovan, as British

Aug 6th 2018, 9:58 AM 26,636 Views 14 Comments

“It’s a holy f*cking disgrace.”

# odonovan-brothers - Saturday 3 June, 2017

'We don't see ourselves as national treasures' - but O'Donovans bring joy to Bloom crowd
# Gary And Paul
# Gary And Paul

'We don't see ourselves as national treasures' - but O'Donovans bring joy to Bloom crowd

Jun 3rd 2017, 8:15 AM 17,910 Views 8 Comments

Rowing brothers Gary and Paul delight in good food, getting out on the lake – and getting home to Skib.

# odonovan-brothers - Friday 26 May, 2017

O'Donovan brothers make European Rowing Championships semi-finals after repechage
# Second Chance
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# Second Chance

O'Donovan brothers make European Rowing Championships semi-finals after repechage

May 26th 2017, 1:17 PM 6,916 Views 3 Comments

The pair took take their second chance this afternoon to reach the semi-finals.

# odonovan-brothers - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'We didn't achieve what we had set out to do - we'd like to win in Tokyo, it's not a big secret'
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# Pull Like A Dog

'We didn't achieve what we had set out to do - we'd like to win in Tokyo, it's not a big secret'

Mar 25th 2017, 7:30 AM 5,147 Views 0 Comments

The O’Donovan brothers talk the Rio and the past, how they feel about their media portrayal and what’s coming up next.

# odonovan-brothers - Saturday 11 February, 2017

What makes an elite athlete? One of Ireland's top physiologists put us to the test
# Success
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# Success

What makes an elite athlete? One of Ireland's top physiologists put us to the test

Feb 11th 2017, 8:30 AM 4,882 Views 1 Comment

Is elite performance more about genetics or dedication? We met sports physiologist Caroline MacManus to discuss.

# odonovan-brothers - Saturday 31 December, 2016

'It was crazy and wonderful' - Skibbereen rowing club and their 2016 Olympic heroes
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# O'donovan Brothers

'It was crazy and wonderful' - Skibbereen rowing club and their 2016 Olympic heroes

Dec 31st 2016, 7:30 AM 6,695 Views 1 Comment

The West Cork club that spawned one of the stories of the sporting year.

# odonovan-brothers - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

WATCH: The O'Donovan brothers owning the couch on Graham Norton's New Year's Eve special
# Graham Norton
# Graham Norton

WATCH: The O'Donovan brothers owning the couch on Graham Norton's New Year's Eve special

Dec 28th 2016, 11:31 AM 34,473 Views 22 Comments

Legends.

The O'Donovan brothers completely owned the couch on Graham Norton's New Year's Eve special
# Pull Like A Dog
From The Daily Edge
# Pull Like A Dog

The O'Donovan brothers completely owned the couch on Graham Norton's New Year's Eve special

Dec 28th 2016, 9:03 AM 12,246 Views 1 Comment

Legends.

# odonovan-brothers - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Robbie Keane and Olympic heroes honoured as People of the Year
# Uncommon People
# Uncommon People

Robbie Keane and Olympic heroes honoured as People of the Year

Dec 3rd 2016, 11:00 PM 14,055 Views 25 Comments

The list also includes some extraordinary acts of heroism.

# odonovan-brothers - Sunday 9 October, 2016

O'Donovan brothers untouchable as Olympic silver medallists storm to national title
# Rowing
From The42
# Rowing

O'Donovan brothers untouchable as Olympic silver medallists storm to national title

Oct 9th 2016, 4:34 PM 6,578 Views 3 Comments

The Irish Open regatta took place this weekend.

# odonovan-brothers - Friday 23 September, 2016

These Cavan twins (and their couch) were the stars of Gogglebox Ireland last night
# Standing To Attention
# Standing To Attention

These Cavan twins (and their couch) were the stars of Gogglebox Ireland last night

Sep 23rd 2016, 1:44 PM 50,419 Views 36 Comments

There’s something quite special about standing for the National Anthem in your own living room.

The Cavan twins (and their couch) were the stars of Gogglebox Ireland last night
# Tully Twins
From The Daily Edge
# Tully Twins

The Cavan twins (and their couch) were the stars of Gogglebox Ireland last night

Sep 23rd 2016, 9:13 AM 14,690 Views 2 Comments

*stands for national anthem in own living room*

# odonovan-brothers - Monday 12 September, 2016

The most Cork bit of graffiti popped up in the city over the weekend
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# O'donovan Brothers

The most Cork bit of graffiti popped up in the city over the weekend

Sep 12th 2016, 8:24 AM 7,166 Views 0 Comments

Worthy of a gold medal.

# odonovan-brothers - Saturday 3 September, 2016

The O'Donovan brothers went straight to Coppers after their Late Late appearance
# Olympians
From The Daily Edge
# Olympians

The O'Donovan brothers went straight to Coppers after their Late Late appearance

Sep 3rd 2016, 9:13 AM 19,610 Views 1 Comment

They’re the CRAIC.

The O'Donovan brothers took Ryan Tubridy to Coppers after their Late Late appearance
# Pull Like A Dog
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# Pull Like A Dog

The O'Donovan brothers took Ryan Tubridy to Coppers after their Late Late appearance

Sep 3rd 2016, 9:00 AM 16,275 Views 6 Comments

It was silver in Rio but Coppers gold cards last night.

# odonovan-brothers - Monday 29 August, 2016

The whole of Skibbereen came out for the O'Donovan brothers' homecoming this evening
# Pull Like A Dog
From The Daily Edge
# Pull Like A Dog

The whole of Skibbereen came out for the O'Donovan brothers' homecoming this evening

Aug 29th 2016, 8:47 PM 5,256 Views 2 Comments

A hero’s welcome.

We'll Leave it There So: Irish star's Premier League move, O'Donovans' homecoming and all today's sport
# Monday
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# Monday

We'll Leave it There So: Irish star's Premier League move, O'Donovans' homecoming and all today's sport

Aug 29th 2016, 8:10 PM 19,622 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Alan Shearer has called on Wayne Rooney to retire from England duty.

The whole of Skibbereen came out for the O'Donovan brothers' homecoming this evening
# Pull Like A Dog
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# Pull Like A Dog

The whole of Skibbereen came out for the O'Donovan brothers' homecoming this evening

Aug 29th 2016, 7:57 PM 7,049 Views 3 Comments

A hero’s welcome.

Steak, spuds and selfies: A hero's welcome for O'Donovan brothers in Cork
# Back Home
# Back Home

Steak, spuds and selfies: A hero's welcome for O'Donovan brothers in Cork

Aug 29th 2016, 8:51 AM 23,473 Views 14 Comments

The pair arrived into Cork

# odonovan-brothers - Sunday 28 August, 2016

O'Donovan brothers receive heroes' welcome home after Olympics triumph
# Joy
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# Joy

O'Donovan brothers receive heroes' welcome home after Olympics triumph

Aug 28th 2016, 10:42 PM 8,005 Views 2 Comments

Paul and Gary will enjoy further acclaim as they prepare for an open-top bus celebration in Skibbereen.

# odonovan-brothers - Friday 19 August, 2016

We would 100% watch the O'Donovan brothers on Irish Strictly... It's The Dredge
# World Of Celebs
From The Daily Edge
# World Of Celebs

We would 100% watch the O'Donovan brothers on Irish Strictly... It's The Dredge

Aug 19th 2016, 11:29 AM 4,365 Views 2 Comments

Celeb news, dredged.

# odonovan-brothers - Thursday 18 August, 2016

The O'Donovan brothers' rowing club is now selling these excellent t-shirts
# Skibb
From The42
# Skibb

The O'Donovan brothers' rowing club is now selling these excellent t-shirts

Aug 18th 2016, 8:09 AM 13,793 Views 2 Comments

“We’re well used to a bit of wind!”

The O'Donovan Brothers' rowing club is now selling these excellent t-shirts
# Skibb
From The Daily Edge
# Skibb

The O'Donovan Brothers' rowing club is now selling these excellent t-shirts

Aug 18th 2016, 8:01 AM 6,953 Views 0 Comments

“We’re well used to a bit of wind!”

# odonovan-brothers - Monday 15 August, 2016

'The world and their mother are happy for them': O'Donovan family on historic Olympic win
# Skibbereen
# Skibbereen

'The world and their mother are happy for them': O'Donovan family on historic Olympic win

Aug 15th 2016, 3:06 PM 32,568 Views 23 Comments

The brothers said they haven’t had a chance to let their silver medal win sink in.

# odonovan-brothers - Saturday 13 August, 2016

'He didn't know the half of what we were up to' - O'Donovans reveal rocky road to silver medal glory
# Silver Lining
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# Silver Lining

'He didn't know the half of what we were up to' - O'Donovans reveal rocky road to silver medal glory

Aug 13th 2016, 7:18 PM 35,995 Views 37 Comments

Gary and Paul O’Donovan claimed a historic silver medal in the men’s lightweight double sculls final on Friday.

# odonovan-brothers - Friday 12 August, 2016

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Test
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# Test

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

Aug 12th 2016, 5:41 PM 26,713 Views 7 Comments

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

'It doesn’t really bother us that we are in an Olympic final': All Irish eyes on Rio rowers today
# Medal Hopes
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# Medal Hopes

'It doesn’t really bother us that we are in an Olympic final': All Irish eyes on Rio rowers today

Aug 12th 2016, 6:45 AM 20,286 Views 9 Comments

Team Ireland are through to two rowing finals today.

# odonovan-brothers - Thursday 11 August, 2016

O'Donovan brothers storm into Olympic rowing final
# Rio 2016
From The42
# Rio 2016

O'Donovan brothers storm into Olympic rowing final

Aug 11th 2016, 1:34 PM 30,957 Views 29 Comments

The Corkmen were third in their semi-final and fifth fastest overall in the men’s lightweight double sculls semis.