Manchester University Boat Club, SPORT Manchester,
333 Oxford Road, Manchester, M139PG, UK
+44 (0)161 275 4962 president@mubc.org.uk

Training Camp in Chester 2018

MUBC’s annual training camp took us a whole 40 minutes away from our home in Sale to the tropical climate of Chester. We were hosted by Grosvenor Rowing Club, making use of the wide, open river and their fantastic facilities. Our athletes gained a week of vital experience of rowing…

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need past rowing experience? Not at all! Every year we welcome over 100 members who have never rowed before. We will teach you all the basics before you race – one of the best parts of rowing.   I’ve heard rowing is for tall people. I’m short. Can…

Welcome back!

So the long summer has ended, freshers flu is spreading and the stress of reading lists are starting to hit. But never fear, MUBC is here! We return again with busy freshers week ready to recruit the next generation of rowers and coxes. With more than 200 new students giving…

16/17 Recap – Words of wisdom from the President

The 2016/17 season has seen a number of changes to MUBC. September saw the arrival of our new Head Coach John Impey. John has over 25 years of experience in the sport and his enthusiasm and knowledge has been invaluable in moving the club forwards. The new academic year also…

16/17 Men’s Squad

  The first race of the year, Agecroft Head, saw the new blood of Manchester University Senior Men’s Squad get behind the oar with returning members and start the new season with some good racing. Light and heavyweight MUBC crews were pitted against each other on a cold, flat morning…

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…

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…

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…

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,…

Welcome Freshers!

You’ve got your results, got into Manchester, and are wondering what you can do to make your time here the best you can? The answer: JOIN THE BOAT CLUB! The easiest way to get involved is to join the relevant Facebook group. Explore this site to find out more.