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...
Butler Cup 2009
One of the most eagerly anticipated events on the boat club?s social calendar, the Butler cup, will take place on Saturday the 19th of December 2009
Butler Cup 2008
With the Christmas exams ending, it could only mean one thing - the time of the notorious Butler Cup
UCD Boat Club is in Enniskillen.
3 weeks ago
Busy weekend in UCDBC with Erne Head and The Colours Coin Toss.UCDBC had 4 crews racing at the Head with our Senior 8+ taking home Fastest Overall Crew.In the @coloursboatraces Coin Toss with @thomasbyrnetd , it was settled that both UCDBC and UCDLBC will race from the South Station on the 25th March.honcollege #ernehead #colours #coloursboatrace #irishrowing #rudern #rowing #canotaggio #aviron ... See MoreSee Less
UCD Boat Club is with Old Collegians Boat Club, Ireland. in Dublin, Ireland.
4 weeks ago
Join us at Islandbridge on the 25th March 2023 to celebrate the 73rd Colours Boat Race. UCD Boat Clubs are delighted to announce the return of our Colours Day Lunch where we wish our crews the best of luck as they slip for all 4 Colours Boat Races.Tickets cover a casual lunch and tea/coffee in our marquee at UCD Boat House, as well as parking and a shuttle bus to the finish line. It’s a day to reunite old teammates while also showing our support for this year's Colours Crews. Tickets can be bought using the Eventbrite link www.eventbrite.ie/e/colours-lunch-tickets-570618123167?utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeesh... ... See MoreSee Less
UCD Boat Club is in Seville, Spain.
2 months ago
With January blues over, here’s some of action of the squad in Seville🍊Head Season incoming…#honcollege #aviron #irishrowing #rudern #rowing #canotaggio @ucd_hpg @ucdsport @universitycollegedublin ... See MoreSee Less