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Bangor University Rowing Club

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Bangor University Rowing Club

Bangor University Boat Club
Location Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales
Home water Llyn Padarn, Llanberis
Founded 1901
Former names Bangor University Rowing Club
University Bangor University

Bangor University Boat Club is the rowing club of Bangor University.[1] The students row on Llyn Padarn in the nearby village of Llanberis.


Rowing in Bangor dates back to 1901 when the club was first started. The club used to be situated at the boathouse on the Menai Straights taking advantage of a stretch of open water between the Menai Suspension Bridge and Garth Pier. Since then this location has been deemed a health and safety risk and the club was relocated to Llyn Padarn, Llanberis.

Boat fleet

The club currently comprises the following boats:


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