Collingwood College Boat Club

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Collingwood College Boat Club
Image showing the rowing club's emblem
Image showing the rowing club's blade colours
Location St. Hild Boathouse, Durham [1]
Home water River Wear
Founded 1981 (1981)[2]
Affiliations British Rowing, Collingwood College, Durham University

Collingwood College Boat Club (CCBC) is the rowing club of Collingwood College, part of Durham University. CCBC was formed in 1981 and is housed in the St. Hild boathouse on the River Wear.

The club is coached by former College Principal and Durham University Boat Club coach Professor Gerald Blake and Daniel Moore.


CCBC competes in many races and regattas both in the North East and the rest of the United Kingdom. Below are some of the events CCBC has competed in over the last few years:

International events

National events

Regional events

  • Durham Regatta
  • Durham City Regatta
  • Rutherford Head
  • York Small Boats Head
  • York Spring Regatta
  • York Summer Regatta
  • Tyne Head of the River (Newcastle)
  • Hexham Regatta

College events

  • Senate Cup
  • Haywood Cup (Stockton)
  • Novice Cup
  • Admirals Regatta

Henley Royal Regatta[edit]

CCBC has qualified at Henley Royal Regatta three times.

Event Year Round Crew
The Prince Albert Challenge Cup 2006 Round 1 H.Lester, R.Dimock, C.Carey, J.Watkins, O.Harvey
The Temple Challenge Cup 2005 Round 1 R.Fisher, R.Dimock, J.Strang, N.Scott, G.Lindop, S.Cooper, C.Carey, S.Doody, K.Smith
The Britannia Challenge Cup 2000 Round 2 R.Collings, E.Killick, S.Wood, R.Robson, K. Paget

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