• 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 …

  • Henley Women’s Success

    Two weeks ago, the Newcastle Academic eight stormed to victory beating Oxford University Women’s crew by 1 ¼ lengths in the final at Henley Women’s Regatta 2016. It was a stunning end to an extremely successful weekend for NUBC, with all racing crews progressing to the latter stages of the regatta. There were 3 boats …

  • Newcastle Crowned Champions of the North at Boat Race 2016

          At this year’s Boat Race of the North, Newcastle convincingly beat Durham for the second year running, winning all four senior events. Having only been re-established last year, the 2016 Boat race exceeded the marker set down by last year’s event, proving that it’s here to stay on the Tyne for the …

  • 19 Medals and Victor Ludorum Victory: BUCS 2016

          Newcastle kick-started the summer racing season with a phenomenal performance at BUCS. The club demonstrated tremendous depth, hauling a total of 19 medals across a huge range of events. Gold medals were won in several events that NUBC has been targeting for a number of years, notably the men’s champ quad, women’s …