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SUBC’s New Thyne Reid Boatshed Officially Opened

The Vice Chancellor Dr. Michael Spemce and The Chancellor (of Sydney University) Belinda Hutchinson were on hand on Saturday morning to open the new SUBC Thyne Reid Boatshed. Following speeches thanking all those involved in bringing this project to a conclusion a ribbon, held by club captains Dyone Bettega and Marcus Britt, was cut across Bay 3 and the men's and women's eights emerged to do a demonstration row for...

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SCHOOL ROWERS WINTER PROGRAM AND REGATTA MAY – JULY 2017

SCHOOL ROWERS WINTER PROGRAM AND REGATTA MAY – JULY 2017 Are you a keen school rower in Years 10, 11 or 12 and looking to enjoy your sport and row out of Australia’s newest rowing facility and on Sydney’s best training water? Give us a call and join our winter program starting 1st May and rowing twice per week. Finishing off with The Winter School Regatta 6-8th July Final day...

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Rio Silver Medallist leads the way for SUBC at 2017 State Championships

The NSW State Championships are always a highly anticipated regatta both locally and nationally – this is the first occasion when athletes and coaches can see and appreciate the value of their winter preparation. The Boat Club was fortunate to have our new coaching team fully in place and bedded down and also fortunate to have experienced senior rowers like Sarah Cook and Cam Girdlestone leading our squad on the...

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Strong Performance by Boat Club Rowers at Small Boats Regatta

Very hot weather greeted competitors at the Rowing NSW Small Boats Regatta on Saturday. The near 40 degree day made it hard work for all competitors and their coaches. Sydney University Development Squad showed terrific depth with five of the eight men's finalists in the U21 sculls coming from SUBC. Leading the way across the line was SUBC's Leon Chambers a length clear of Tom Barnes of Sydney Rowing Club,...

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2015 Australian Boat Race – Men’s Eights -a Coach Perspective

SUBC Men's eight cross to the southern bank as they race past the boatsheds on the Yarra ABR 25th Oct 2015   The Australian Boat Race is an event SUBC look forward to every year. With only a fifty percent winning record on the Yarra since the race's re-creation in 2010, I was nervous as a coach, knowing how much it means to MUBC to impress on their home turf....

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Bronze Boys get Gold

Fergus Pragnell and Sasha Belonogoff both returned from the 2014 World Rowing Championships in Amsterdam with bronze medals - Fergus in the men’s four and Sasha in the men’s double scull. Both, with help from their crew, were able to reverse last year’s result on the Yarra and take Sydney Uni men to gold. Fergus came into his familiar stroke seat and while Sasha moved from sculling to sweep in...

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Sydney University Boat Club Fundraising Raffles

Great Prizes and limited tickets in $100 and $50 Raffle Drawn 3.00 pm 12 Noon Sunday 23rd June, at Scots College Boatshed   Two fantastic prizes headline our Limited Edition raffles to raise funds for our 2013 National Team representatives. Our $100 ticket raffle has only 100 tickets for sale only with a top prize of a 7 days accommodation at a luxury apartment at the Big White Ski Resort...

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Lunch for Sydney University National Team Representatives

2 Noon Sunday 23rd June, Scots College Boatshed Tickets $95 Parents and the Committee of Sydney Uni Boat Club have arranged a lunch at the beautiful Scots College boatshed on 23rd June to raise funds for our rowers selected in Australian Junior and U23 National Rowing Teams for 2013. This year 10 rowers and 3 coaches from the Boat Club will represent Australia – nine in U23 and Juniors and four...

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