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First Medal at the BRITISH ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Posted by | Races | October 19, 2015

This weekend the University of London Boat Club competed at the Senior British Rowing Championships in Nottingham. ULBC only raced the Eights and Quads events on the Sunday of the regatta but U23 silver medalist Richard CLARKE raced the Saturday in a composite four with three fellow 2015 U23 World Championship athletes from other programs. They took the pennant […]

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ULBC Strikes Gold in Aiguebelette

Posted by | Uncategorized | September 06, 2015

UL rowers leave Lake Aiguebelette, France with 4 medals after a successful week at the 2015 World Rowing Championships. Paul Bennett, in the Great Britain men’s eight, took gold in nail-biting fashion for the 2nd year running. Winning by a margin of just two tenths of a second, they overcame their long-time rivals and reigning Olympic […]

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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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NAT SCHOOLS PREVIEW PART 1 – Friday

Posted by | Uncategorized | May 22, 2014

Girls J14 Quads This event looks a pretty straightforward choice which I’m sure won’t surprise anyone who reads this.  Henley Rowing Club won the scullery by a huge 36 seconds and were a large chunk ahead again at Inter Regionals.  Barring a shipwreck they will take gold but it could be a scrap behind for […]

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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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