• Newcastle Retain Title in Boat Race of the North

    It’s back. Yes, you heard right. After a five year hiatus the fiercely-contested Boat race of the North returned to Newcastle’s Quayside at the beginning of May, with Newcastle and Durham university boat clubs battling it out to be crowned the premier rowing university in the North of England. The race saw crews from each …

  • 18 medalling crews and the Men’s VL: BUCS 2015

    Over the May bank holiday, NUBC produced a storming set of results at BUCS Regatta; hauling 18 medalling crews and winning the Men’s Victor Ludorum. These results firmly grounding our status as a GB Rowing High Performance Programme in Heavyweight and Lightweight, Mens and Women’s categories. Arriving at Nottingham, the four squads were greeted with …

  • THE BOAT RACE OF THE NORTH

      THE BOAT RACE OF THE NORTH is returning this year to the Newcastle Gateshead Quayside. It will be held between the rowing teams of both Newcastle and Durham Universities and will be on the Newcastle-Gateshead Quayside on the evening on 9th May 2015. The race will begin under Redheugh Bridge and will finish just after …

  • A VIEW FROM THE TOP

    Last month NUBC ended the head racing season in fine style, registering impressive results at the men’s and women’s Head of the River Races on the Tideway in London. Across all four squads, NUBC proved to be front runners in every class. The women were the first to make the long journey south, with four …