Captains’ Address 2015-16

Jason Armstrong: Men’s Club Captain Hello, I’m Jason Armstrong, Captain of QUBBC for the 2015-16 rowing season. I would like to introduce myself, and give you all an insight into our plans for the season ahead. I grew up around rowing as a child, both my parents rowed for Queen’s and I often found myself [...]

Irish Rowing Championships 2015

The Queen's crews traveled down to Cork during the week of the 6th of July in preparation for the grand finale to the 2014-2015 season; the Irish Rowing Championships. The Men's intermediate 4+ were first up on Friday morning, and came up against some of the strongest crews in Ireland. After comfortably qualifying for the [...]

Update – June 2015

WIth Queen's regatta finished it was off to the library for the rowers as they prepared to take their summer exams. However, the minds naturally began to drift toward the University Boat Race on the 6th June. Eventually the big day arrived and it was a fantastic day of racing on the river Lagan. The [...]

Irish University Championships 2015

Once we arrived in Cork we were greeted with the disappointing news that Skibbereen Regatta had been cancelled due to forecasts of adverse weather conditions (they were obviously looking at different forecasts to us as this was totally unexpected). However the University Championships on the Friday were going to go ahead as planned, albeit with [...]

Update – December 2014

December has been another busy month for QUBBC and QUBLBC. Things kicked off with the men's and Ladies' dinners. Friday 5th December saw a great turn out to the QUBLBC 46th Annual Ladies Dinner. We were pleased to have Beth Rodford as guest speaker, a British rower who has represented Team GB in the last two Olympic games [...]

Men’s and Ladies’ Dinners 2014

A quick update on the men's and ladies' 2014 club dinners. The ladies' dinner is on Friday 5th December, the men's dinner is on Saturday 6th December. Also, as I know it is of concern to a lot of ex-Queen's rowers, I can confirm that next year (2015), the mens dinner will return to it's [...]

Welcome back! (2014)

Welcome back to the start of another exciting year for Queen's Rowing! The new Public Relations managers for the club are myself (Oliver Graham) and Jennifer Whittaker. We are both in the second year of our degree courses at Queen's, and after competing as novices last year we are about to begin our second season of rowing. [...]