Irish Rowing Championships 2014 – QUBLBC

Last weekend, 11th-13th July saw Queen’s Ladies Boat Club partaking in the annual Irish Rowing Championships being held in Cork. The weather conditions throughout the weekend were fair for rowing with a moderate tail wind each day. This meant the start was relatively sheltered with the wind and wave increasing further down the course. Friday: [...]

Irish Rowing Championships 2014 – QUBBC

The Men's and Ladies clubs now have their own individual Public Relations managers so updates will be posted separately in the future. We feel this will bring us more enthusiastic and complete reports of events and an overall better experience for you as readers. We enjoyed a very nice Irish Championships this year, the weather [...]

Queen’s crews prepare for Henley and Marlow

This week we have various crews from both clubs travelling over the pond to prepare for, and to race at, Henley Royal Regatta, Woman's Henley and Marlow Regatta. The Men's Club Senior 4x- are heading to Belgium for a training camp which will take them onto Marlow Regatta and finally into Henley Royal Regatta and [...]

Athlone Regatta – Results

Mens and Ladies clubs from Queens attended Athlone Regatta on a sunny Saturday the 14th of June. Over the 1700m course we had  various crews entered with much success. Liam Moran took home a win in the club 2 single scull by narrowly defeating the GSBC sculler. Jason Armstrong and Luke McCann won the Intermediate [...]

Men’s and Ladies’ AGM 2014

See below the new committees for each club. Men's Club Captain - Luke McCann Vice-Captain - Jason Armstrong Secretary - Andrew Beatty Treasurer - Liam Moran Logistics - James Cook Novice Managers  - Christopher Rice & Brian Murray House and Grounds and Safety Officer - Ruairi Leonard Regatta Secretary - Mark McMullan Dinner Coordinator - [...]

BUCS Regatta 2014 – Results

Queen's Rowing had a very successful weekend at BUCS Regatta 2014 taking home medals in 7 different categories. Conditions were probably the best that we will see for the next number of years with flat calm conditions on Day 1, very slight headwind on Day 2 and a moderate crosswind on Day 3. Throughout the [...]

Limerick Regatta – Results

On Saturday the Intermediate and Senior Men went to Limerick to compete at Limerick Regatta over 1500m. With limited facilities and land to rig the boats the rowers ended up rigging their boats in the mud and wet and hiding in the van in between races.     Below is a picture of Mark and [...]

Limerick Regatta – Arrival

Best of luck to the Queen's intermediate men will be competing at Limerick Regatta over a 1500m course. Boats entered are shown below Intermediate Single Liam Moran Ben Evans Senior Single Christopher Beck Tiernan Oliver Adam Boreham James McKelvey Club 2 4x Jason Armstrong, Luke McCann, Liam Moran, Mark McMullan Senior 4X Christopher Beck, Adam [...]

Update – March 2014

Over the weekend the Queen's Ladies sent a contingent of 2 inter eights and a novice eight over to race in the London Head of the River Race. They were delighted to be met by beautiful weather throughout their time at London. All crews performed exceedingly well performing in the Elite Category due to being [...]