Aoife started rowing in 2009 and is currently studying Medical and Health Sciences at UCC. Her father Dominic is Rowing Irelands’ lightweight coach. In 2019 Aoife was fourth at the World U23 Championships with Cliodhna Nolan. In 2020 she won silver at European U23s with Margaret, with whom she also won silver at 2017 European Juniors. In 2021 they were fifth in the European final and they qualified for Tokyo, by finishing third, at the final Olympic qualification regatta in Lucerne.