Women’s Head of The River Race
On the 14th of March, MUBC’s women had a challenging start to WEHORR with broken trailer lights, broken axles and flat tyres. Nonetheless, we produced a result to be proud of with the first 8+ placing 59th out of 300 – a massive improvement over last year when we came…
Come wind and rain and sleet and hail at Trafford Head
For our first race of 2015, we were lucky enough to stay on our home turf. On the 21st February, members from each of our squads entered the Trafford Head of the Bridgewater, picking up an impressive collection of medals. Despite only being 3200m on familiar water, with some athletes…
White Rose Head – A Novice Perspective
The early bird may catch the stone, but the early rower is perhaps more likely to catch a cold. As droves of MUBC members arrived in sub-zero temperatures for the 6am journey, the mood subdued. A quick nap on the coach for most and before we knew it, we were…
Manchester University boat club was founded in 1932 and has since grown into a thriving club filled with novice and senior members. Each year we take on 300+ members, all of whom are given the opportunities to train at our facilities and go onto compete in events such as BUCS, Head of the River, Women's Head of the River, Women's Henley & Henley Royal Regatta. We have our own boat house on the Bridgewater canal along with an extensive fleet of racing shells. If you are currently a student at Manchester or are joining in September and are interested in rowing for the university please check out and join the relevant Facebook group above!