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
3 days ago
Having been in remission for the past 20 years, former UCD Boat Club Cox, Tomás Mulqueen, has been diagnosed with K Cell Lymphoma and is in need of a bone marrow transplant.
The flood of messages from past crew mates supporting Tomás say everything about his character and the impact he has had on those around him, any contribution would be greatly appreciated via his family’s GoFundMe
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