• February Trials 2017

    It’s back into the last few weeks of gruelling winter training after a successful weekend at GB rowing team trials. The 3rd assessment trial is for both under 23 and senior team selection, so the athletes must race in a world class field of competitors, some of whom are Olympians. Thirteen NUBC athletes travelled down …

  • Big wins on home water at Rutherford Head

    This weekend saw clubs from far and wide descend upon Newburn for the first major head race of the season: Rutherford Head. Raced over the same stretch of river as BUCS Head, it was a great opportunity for crews to test out the waters and battle the Tyne in preparation for the race in February. …

  • Third in the Victor Ludorum at the British Rowing Championships

    Last weekend, NUBC traveled down in force to the British Rowing Championships in Nottingham for the first event of the new season. There were faces old and new ready to race side by side and battle it out against some of the top clubs from across the country. The 63-athlete strong Brit Champs squad finely …

  • Henley Royal Regatta 2016

    After the success of NUBC’s crews at Henley Women’s Regatta, the boys continued their preparations for the final event of the season, Henley Royal Regatta. 6 Crews came down to compete in the most prestigious rowing event in the world. Following on from an amazing weekend at HWR, a challenge was mounted by Senior Women …