Cork Boat Club launch boat into the River Lee in memory of member Paul McCarthy

A memorial boat naming ceremony has taken place at Cork Boat Club in Blackrock Village in memory of member Paul McCarthy who passed away last year.

Larry Cummins captured the boat naming ceremony for the Paul 'Sindy' McCarthy 'eight' as friends, family and members of Cork Boat Club gathered together in Paul's memory.

Members of the club launched the boat into the River Lee and took it for a spin on the water.


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