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Head of the River Race 2022

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North of England Head of the River Race 2022

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Women’s Eights Head of the River Race 2022

After numerous years of cancellations, a highly anticipated purple and gold return to the tideway came as the final head race focus for the womens’ squads: WEHoRR 2022. Here is a short account of events for the two competing MUBC crews as experienced by competitors Caroline and Lauren. Senior Women by Caroline Corrigan On the […]

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BUCS Head 2022

BUCS 4s and 8s Head in Newcastle marked the first major interuniversity rowing event of the year and the beginning of the culmination of the club’s winter training block. A final opportunity was presented to each of the squads both novice and senior to personally demonstrate their fitness and oarsmanship developed through numerous weeks of […]

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South Yorkshire Head 2022

After a relaxing festive break and following an arduous January training camp, it was finally time for MUBC to commence a new rowing year at the first selected race for 2022: South Yorkshire Head. With BUCS Head, WEHoRR, and HoRR impending immenantly, SYH22 provided an important opportunity for both squads, novice and senior, to cement […]

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Novice Race Day 2021

The final race for MUBC in 2021 saw the much awaited debut of both the new men’s and women’s novice squads. Dedicated training during the previous 8 weeks of MUBC’s Learn To Row programme had culminated in the formation of some very high calibre novice crews who were keen to put into practice all they […]

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Head of the Lune 2021

The Senior Men’s and Women’s squad final race of 2021 was the culmination of the techniques developed and the individual lessons learned from the semester 1 sculling and small boat training block. Head of the Lune not only celebrated the commitment of both squads over what can be the most relentless period of winter training, […]

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Agecroft Head 2021

It sometimes is hard to pinpoint when exactly Autumn begins. Some say it is marked by the technicoloured changing of the vast array of leaves, whilst others may argue the autumnal equinox is the true scientific date of seasonal change. For rowers, it is the start of head racing season which marks the true transition […]

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Henley Royal Regatta 2021

After a season of three-word slogans, lockdowns, tiers, and isolation, it is with a great sense of pride that I am sitting here writing this race report. We have, like all boat clubs, faced a great many challenges over the last two years. It is then a real testament to the dedication of those athletes […]

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BUCS Regatta 2021

A much anticipated return to the National Water Sport Centre saw a tremendous weekend of racing for MUBC at BUCS Regatta 2021. DAY 1: Despite some gloomy conditions on the water, three crews ventured out on the first day to put in a very strong effort to kick off the campaign. First up was the […]