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NUIG BC – Galway Sports Stars “Club of the Year Award”

After the most successful year to date, NUIG Boat Club were awarded “Club of the Year” last Saturday evening at the Galway Sports Star Awards. Winning no fewer than eight Irish Championships last July – more than any other club in the country, In addition, a composite crew of NUIGBC …

Good 2k time to join an australian university

Hey i was thinking about moving to australia for school next year and I was hoping to join their boat club. I’m considering schools like univeristy of Sydney or Melbourne. Is 6:28 a good 2k for those school ? Or what’s a good 2k for most schools ? And who …

Balancing school and rowing

I picked up rowing in college as a way to stay in shape and meet new people. I quickly became one of the faster guys on my small team. I’m 6′ and about 200 lbs. and have been testing in the 6:30s for 2k. I’ve seen my progress slow, and …