LBC Packs its Punches!

With a total of 34 pots collected from 6 boat wins and a turnout of 26 competing crew members, Loughborough Boat Club continued its stunning Summer success at a rainy Bewdley Regatta.  A tricky combination of gusty wind against a rising and choppy stream made a change to the recent smooth flat calm conditions, and […]

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Join our next Learn to Row Course

Our next Learn to Row courses: August Course Mon 30th July – 6-7pm Wed 1st Aug – 6-7.30pm Sat 5th Aug – 10.30am-12 noon Sun 6th Aug – 10.30am -12 noon Tues 8th Aug – 6-7.30pm September Course Mon 3rd Sept – 6-7pm Wed 5th Sept – 6-7.30pm Sat 8th Sept – 10.30am-12 noon Sun […]

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Loughborough Men Hit Back

Inspired by the Ladies’ clean sweep a fortnight earlier, Loughborough Men hit back during a sun-drenched Burton Regatta to bring home medals in both the Open Masters C Quad and the Open Coxless Four categories. Tim, Mike, Walrus and Neil teamed up to form a powerfully diverse combination of age, experience, and good looks, that […]

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Ladies Day

With the sun blazing down on the traditional boating queues, it was a clean sweep at Ironbridge Regatta as every single participating LBC Lady kept their cool and came home with at least one pot, with Nadine and Karen bravely taking the traditional plunge into the river to celebrate their first ever finals win.

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What, No Corners?

In contrast to the more familiar courses set on narrow bendy rivers, Loughborough Boat Club have recently been racing on dead straight, multi-lane venues.  Hannah Ferris represented the Club in the National Schools Regatta held on the 2,000 metre 8-lane Olympic course at Eton’s Dorney Lake. Racing against 39 top level opponents entered from schools […]

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A ‘Wiered’ Head Race

Advice for competitive rowers: always read the small print before entering a head race.  In the case of Newark, it stated that ‘Crews should note it is an 8.5 km row to the start’.  Clearly this was not heeded by any of the Loughborough Masters, who had only homed in on the fact that racing […]

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Soaring Success at ‘Soar Head’

On Saturday, Loughborough Boat Club hosted their annual rowing race on the River Soar, with 93 boats from 18 rowing clubs competing to be crowned ‘Head of the Soar’.  Generally referred to as ‘The Soar Head’, the event saw crews racing over a 3 kilometre course in ‘time-trial’ format. 

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Coxless 4 in Final at Nottingham City Regatta
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Nottingham City Regatta is held at the National Watersports Centre at Holme Pierrepont and has a 6 lane course covering the 2km This year the newly formed men’s coxless four comprising of; Tom, Rob Y, Ruaraidh and Constantin decided to use this event as their debut race.

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