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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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China 2015 – International Universities Rowing Race

Posted by | Men's Squad | August 25, 2015

We take a step out of Chengdu airport and it’s hot. ‘Could be too hot’ remarks Charlie Middleton, raring to go after his summer bulk. After a good night’s sleep to get over the jet lag, our first rowing session in China began in the warm morning drizzle of Xinjin (a satellite city roughly 50km […]

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Our coaching team for 2015 – 16

Posted by | Uncategorized | June 29, 2015

We are excited to announce our professional coaching team for next year. Our new Chief Coach is Phil Gray who has been with the club for 4 years. During that time he has guided our women’s crews to wins at Henley Women’s Regatta and coached GB U23 crews including UL athletes to win medals at […]

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ULBC Trial Eights

Posted by | Uncategorized | January 11, 2012

This Sunday sees the cream of UL rowing racing for bragging rights for the rest of the season. There will be 4 men’s eights made up entirely of athletes training on a daily basis, while our 2 women’s eights will have a few super subs from trial eights past. The women have hit on probably […]

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