rutherford

If Carlsberg Made Weekends

As lectures are missed amid throbbing heads and knackered legs, it’s time to take a look back at what was one of the most memorable weekends for NUBC this year so far. The weekend began on Saturday with Rutherford Head, at which NUBC had an absolute stormer, winning SEN 8+, IM2 8+, W E4-, W …

mens fours head 2011

Fours Head 2011

  NUBC sent two boats to compete in the Fuller’s Head of the River Fours this weekend on the Tideway. Racing just over 4 miles, the Mens Coxed Four (George Rossiter, Sam Arnot, Ed Ford, Tim Clarke, cox Charles Barry) was entered into the Elite Category, where it finished a respectable 75th overall and 9th …

The squad of 1967/1967

Alumni Action

In this, NUBC’s centenary year, we have made real push to get back in touch with long lost alumni. Using the university’s contact database and a list of names dating back to 1963, we have been overwhelmed with the response to a letter  sent out to those whose records we could obtain.   In such a …

Nick Richardson

Coxed 4 Named

The coxed four used by the senior men’s squad in winning Henley Royal Regatta’s Prince Albert Challenge Cup was named recently after Nick Richardson.  Nick has been a long standing benefactor of the Boat Club; he helped in the employment of the head Coach in a crucial time, has long offered his house to the athletes racing at Henley …

NUBC Newsletter, Issue 2

This is the recent NUBC newsletter that was sent out by email.  It details club news along with upcoming events. The newsletter can be viewed or downloaded here: NUBC Newsletter, Issue 2 If you would like to receive future newsletters by email then please email me on r.j.copsey@ncl.ac.uk

Dutch Courage

I have a challenge for you.  Next time you’re in the gym, puffing away on the rowing machine, try and get the big number in the middle of the screen to read 1:51.  Sounds easy yes?  For all the rugby players, lacrosse lads, hockey lasses, netball chicks or indeed anyone who claims to be of …

NUBC Newsletter

This is the recent NUBC newsletter that was sent out by email.  It details cliub news along with upcoming events including details about our race against DFDS Seaways, of which news can be found here, www.nubcracetheferry.webs.com/ The newsletter can be viewed or downloaded here: Newsleter adjusted If you would like to receive future newsletters by …

HENLEY BARBEQUE

This year the the Henley BBQ will be held after racing on Saturday most likely in Butlers Field (behind the enclosures).  All past, current, future and friends of the club are welcome and this year will cost £10 for two items off the BBQ, a drink and unlimited salad, couscous and buffet items.  A raffle …

HORR Dinner

Dear Sir/Madam, As social secretaries of Newcastle University Boat Club, it is our great pleasure to invite you to the Head of the River Dinner in Putney on the 21st March.  This year, the dinner will be at ‘il Mascalzone.’  The restaurant is an Italian and there will be a choice of set meals for …