The 3rd Annual Irish Indoor Rowing Championships were held for the first time at the UCD Sports Centre on Sunday, 1st December. Athletes competed over 2000 metres on rowing machines with the best time winning their respective category. There was over 250 athletes, heavyweight and lightweight, ranging from the ages of 14 to over 70 […]
The 2000 edition of the UCD Boat Club AGM was held on 14th November with a large gathering containing strong contingents of Novices and OCs. The group heard the annual reports of last year’s Junior Secretary Fran Maguire and then Captain James Behan. The financial accounts were also reviewed. A five year plan for the […]
The club recently congratulated Martin McElroy, ex-UCD and Coach of the British 8+ that won Gold at the Sydney Olympics. Heartiest congratulations. A magnificent achievement. Well done to yourself and all involved. It was tremendous to see the way your crew developed and raced brilliant (for once we were all cheering the English) Hope to […]
UCD Boat Club & UBS Warburg ran the 10th annual erg competition throughout the Sports Expo & Freshers Week. Results of the top five were: Aaron O’Grady 1min 26.6 sec Stephan Brazil 1min 28.1 sec Paddy Donnaghy 1min 30.8 sec Joe Burke 1min 30.9 sec Chris Bellew 1min 32.2 sec
UCD entered 2 eights in division 4 (category for Heavyweight Intermediate oarsmen) of the recent Heineken Roeiverkamp in Amsterdam.. The Heineken Roeiverkamp, held the weekend before the Gannon, seemed to be the perfect match of long distance races combined with short sprints. Leaving mid-week gave the squad a vital two days training in a relaxed […]
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Moustaches have been grown and hundreds of kilometres moved, but we aren’t finished just yet with a week to go 💪
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The club is truly shocked and saddened with the passing of Jonathan Devitt.
Johnny made an enormous contribution to the club, not least as Captain in 2002 and 2003. He created foundations that the club still builds on today and it was fitting that he received a Centenary Medal in recognition of this in 2017.
We offer our most sincere condolences to his wife Caroline, his family, his crew mates and all who knew him.
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