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

Novice Race Day 2017

The 29th of October saw MUBCs novice crews take on their first race. For our 32-strong squad, this would not only be their first race of the 2017/18 academic season, but their first ever race. This year was the first time that the LUBC Nov race day was BUCS endorsed….

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need past rowing experience? Not at all! Every year we welcome over 100 members who are complete rowing novices. We will teach you all the basics by the time regatta season hits in spring: just in time for you to race your heart out!   I’ve heard rowing…

Agecroft Head Race Report and Nemesis training Day 2017

Saturday 14th October saw the Manchester University Boat Club take to the rocky waters of Salford to battle it out at the Agecroft Head Rowing competition. The competition saw boat clubs and Universities from around the Manchester area come together to battle it out at one of the first races…

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,…