Dublin University Boat Club

Rowing on the Liffey since 1836

DUBC, founded by the amalgamation of DU Boat Club and DU Rowing Club in 1898, has a long history of rowing success with Championship wins, Henley wins, World Champions and Olympians to its name.

Rowing for DUBC offers the opportunity for intensive sculling training in the club’s sizeable fleet of small boats as well as the sweep rowing typical of University clubs. Senior DUBC rowers have the opportunity to race UCD in the prestigious annual Gannon Cup Colours race and represent the university at national and international competitions including Henley Royal Regatta.

Club News

Henley 2017

After gaining valuable racing experience at London Metropolitan regatta, two crews were sent to this year’s Henley Royal Regatta. A 4+ was sent to compete in the Prince Albert Challenge Cup and an 8+ was sent to compete in the Temple Challenge Cup. With the... read more

Captain Elect & Henley 2017

EGM Captain-elect At the EGM on 12th June Conor Ryan was elected as Captain for the 2017/2018 season. Conor will bring plenty of experience having served as Social Secretary, Records Secretary twice, DUCAC Club Rep, and Regatta Chief Marshall. We wish him all the... read more

Summer Update

DUBC shook off the exams with a successful weekend of racing at the Metropolitan Regatta at Eton Dorney over the June Bank Holiday weekend. On Saturday a senior four performed well, showing their strength and fitness as they dominated the middle 1000 of the course. An... read more