• GB Rowing Trials: First Assesment

    This weekend 21 Newcastle rowers competed in the first assessment of the GB Rowing Team trials in Boston, Lincs. Being an Olympic year, our athletes were up against all the might the GB Rowing senior squad had to offer. Nonetheless there were some fantastic Newcastle performances, standing some of our athletes in good stead to …

  • Title Defence at Brit Champs

      The British Rowing Championships is the first race of the season, and a chance for our new squads to get some racing under their belts before the long slog of winter training. With entries from top UK clubs and senior international athletes, it is also a great opportunity for our rowers to compete against …

  • Medals Galore on the World Stage

    For many UK student rowers, Henley Royal Regatta marks the end of the summer racing season, with several weeks of long-awaited rest and recovery in store to recuperate ahead of Autumn training. However, for a number of Newcastle students, the summer racing season was only just beginning, with the prospect of representing Great Britain on …

  • Victory at Henley Women’s 2015

    In the middle of June our women’s squad headed down south to compete in one of their biggest races of the season, Henley Women’s Regatta. A host of crews progressed to the latter stages of their events, with one composite crew taking the win, in what turned out to be another strong performance for NUBC …