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Queen's University Boat Race 2017


Saturday 10th June 2017

Queen’s will renew its rivalry with Trinity College Dublin for the 13th annual University Boat Race on Saturday, 10 June 2017 22 Crews from schools and clubs across Ulster will compete culminating with the University showpiece match race.  The main enclosure will be a ticketed event located at Cutter’s Wharf with the University and family enclosure located at the newly refurbished Queen’s Boathouse.

The event has grown over the years into one of the biggest sporting and social events in Belfast as well as one of the most high profiled rowing events in Ireland.

Summary of Enclosures

1. UNIVERSITY ENCLOSURE is at Queen’s Boathouse with Tickets priced at £10 (Includes BBQ and Drink and Spectator Stand) – Queen’s Crews will launch in and out of here.

2. VIP ENCLOSURE at Cutters Wharf (Limited Capacity) – Tickets priced at £25 available from Queen’s PEC with view of finish line, live race commentary, Gourmet BBQ, Drink, Table Service, Jazz.

3. PUBLIC ENCLOSURE – Free admission to an outside area of Cutters Wharf.


All Tickets can be purchased at Queen’s Sport Reception or by calling 02890681126.

Please follow link to last year’s event https://youtu.be/vLy8QTwHU_s

Race partners include Belfast City Council, Apt Entertainments and Event Solutions and Lady Victoria Boat Club.

For Ticket enquiries, please contact Queen's Sport reception on 028 90 681126 or sport@qub.ac.uk 


Keep an eye here for further announcements.

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