Archive for November, 2015

Universities show strength at WALLINGFORD HEAD

Posted by | Races | November 30, 2015

Sunday 30th November saw the last major pre Christmas race of the calendar take place with the running of Wallingford Head, in very windy conditions. The strength of university rowing in the UK was displayed with the University Of London, Oxford Brookes and Newcastle University making up the fastest three crews in the both the […]

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Crews announced for WALLINGFORD HEAD 2015

Posted by | Races | November 25, 2015

This weekend the University Of London Boat Club are set to race ‘Wallingford Head’. ULBC crews will each race twice, with different combinations of athletes in the two divisions, over the 4.5km course. The event will provide a good mid-winter indicator as to where UL athletes are as the end of term approaches, and for the […]

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Obituary – Mat Cooper

Posted by | Uncategorized | November 02, 2015

It is with deep regret that we have to inform you that ULBC legend Mat Cooper passed away suddenly on Sunday 11th October 2015, at his home in Sydney, Australia. His death, of a heart attack, at age 67 was totally unexpected and came as a great shock to Marion, his wife and their three […]

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Markers Laid Down at 1st GB ROWING TRIAL OF 2015/16

Posted by | Races | November 02, 2015

Over the past weekend the best athletes from Britain descended on Boston, Lincolnshire for the first GB Rowing trial of the 2015/16 season.  With this being the final season of this Olympic cycle there are less than 10 months till racing kicks off in Rio.  University of London Boat Club athletes were in attendance with […]

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