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

Jack Wills kit out DUBC for Henley

As our senior 8+ prepares to embark on their pre- Henley Royal Regatta training camp, the club is excited to reveal that Jack Wills have, in the last week, become the official regatta wear suppliers to the Henley 8+ for the 2018 campaign. Exciting times call for... read more

Queens Boat Races

On Saturday the 9th of June, D.U.B.C sent two eights to compete in the annual University Boat Race, which took place along the special river Lagan 2k course and was, as always, graciously hosted by Queen’s University Belfast. Both eights emerged victorious, with... read more

London Met Regatta

It was a weekend of new experiences for the DUBC Novice 8 who headed off to race London Metropolitan Regatta at Eton Dorney. The first day was a tough battle with the 8 just missing qualifying for the the final by coming 4th in the their heat making it 7th overall.... read more