Butler Cup is an annual tradition dating back to the 1930s that takes place before the UCD Christmas break, giving 1st year novices their first taste of competitive action.
Rowers are paired up and race each other in a knockout competition using the battleship 'tubs'.
Results, tactics and hard luck stories can be debated at length in Hartigans later that day...
UCD Boat Club
Best of luck to Conor Walsh who will be racing in the final of the Thames Cup for Thames at 4pm today!
Conor was in the winning UCD crews of the Mens Novice 8+ Championship in 2010 and the Gannon Cup (pictured below in the 3 seat) in 2012. ... See MoreSee Less
The men are up again today against Dusseldorf & Crefelder from Germany in The Visitors’ Challenge Cup at Henley Royal Regatta.
Give them a shout or follow live at 7.35pm. 👊🏼 #HonCollege #WeGoAgain
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At 10:45am today UCD Boat Club take on Leander Club in the Visitors’ Challenge Cup at Henley Royal Regatta
Watch them here live: youtu.be/QQubOmCcgsw
Rowing Ireland // University College Dublin //UCD Ad Astra Academy // Bank of Ireland // KPMG Careers Ireland// UCD Sport ... See MoreSee Less