Manchester University Boat Club, SPORT Manchester,
333 Oxford Road, Manchester, M139PG, UK
0161 275 4962 president@mubc.org.uk
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End of Year Ball

The End of Year Ball is the final blowout of the year before exams and summer regatta’s including: Reading, Marlow, HWR and Henley Royal Regatta. The Ball is a great chance to celebrate the year with both MUBC and Nemesis, thank the outgoing committee and welcome the new one! This…

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Christmas Party

The Christmas party is one of the only opportunities of the Boat Club’s annual social calendar to wear some nice clothes and celebrate all things christmassy before everyone heads back home for the holidays. The night begins with a nice sit down meal. Last year the club enjoyed a three-course…

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Welcome Curry

The Welcome Curry is one of the best socials of the year! It is a crazy evening and hopefully one that is memorable the morning after. The Welcome Curry is a great opportunity to get to get to know everyone in the club, this was assisted last year via the…

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Wednesday AU Socials

Every alternate Wednesday MUBC meets for our regular socials. These events have become a staple part of every members social calendar, kicking off at Revs and ending at either the Student’s Union or 256 in Fallowfield, wearing outrageous themed fancy dress. Notable highlights from this year have included: Pirates, Cowboys,…

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15/16 Men’s Squad

The 2015/16 season presented a large challenge to the MUBC men’s squad with the loss of 6 rowers from the 1st VIII from last year. Our head race season was focused on bringing a new set of athletes up to speed both technically and in terms of fitness. We saw familiarly…

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15/16 Women’s Squad

The senior women’s squad’s season started off well in October, with 2 coxed fours being entered into Runcorn Autumn Head IM2 category, which came first and second. At Four’s Head, an IM1 coxed four and IM2 coxed four were entered placing 12th and 24th in their respective categories, the crews…

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Varsity!

Saturday 25th April saw the Two Cities Boat Race take place, an annual 650m event held at Salford Quays where past and present MUBC rowers take on those from Salford University Boat Club. In true Manchester style, conditions were wet and windy, but MUBC powered through to secure victories in…

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Facing the Tideway; HORR 2015

Friday 27th March 2015, the eve of MUBC Men’s departure to London. “Tideway: quick it will be, if it is to be at all”, posted Hackett, head coach. Two hours later the Third VIII was scratched – conditions were not looking good at all. Travelling down Saturday morning, the club…

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Runcorn Head

On the 21st March, MUBC travelled just outside Liverpool for Runcorn’s Spring Eight’s Head. The biggest shock of the day was to arrive to beautiful sunshine rather than the perpetual rain that has cursed the race in previous years. The event itself takes place on the River Weaver in Clifton…

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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…