Captain: Samuel Toland
UCD Ad Astra student Paul O’Donovan topped off an outstanding season by winning the LM1x at the 2016 World Championships in Rotterdam, while UCD’s David O’Malley and Shane Mulvaney finished 4th in the U23 LM2- and Shane O’Connell 5th in the U23 LM4x.
UCD took 2016 National Championships for Mens Club 8+, Womens Senior 4- and Womens Intermediate 8+ but were pipped to the line in Mens Senior 8+ and Mens Intermediate 4+, while also finishing 2nd in Mens Senior 1x, Mens Senior 2-, Mens Intermediate 8+.
UCD were knocked out of the 2016 Temple Challenge Cup by American crew Drexel University at Henley Royal Regatta.
UCD’s Club and Intermediate crews had a successful weekend at Cork Regatta, taking home wins for Intermediate 8+, Intermediate 4+ and Club 2 8+, while our scullers picked up Senior 1x and Senior 4x- titles.
UCD alumni Claire Lambe and Sinead Lynch continued their recent improvement in a record breaking LW2x race while UCD Ad Astra student Paul O’Donovan and his brother Gary again showed their speed in the LM2x.
A number of athletes from UCD are named in the crews provisionally nominated by Rowing Ireland for competition at U23 World Rowing Championships in August and World University Rowing Championships in September.
UCD took the Senior 8+ Old Barnes Cup in the Challenge Eights event at Metropolitan Regatta, with scullers Andrew Goff and Shane O’Connell picking up wins at Elite level.
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
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