The Club was founded to give members of Merton College, Oxford the opportunity to row. We are based at our own boathouse on Boathouse Island, Christ Church Meadow, on the Isis – the local stretch of the river Thames.
The Club is open to all students and members of staff at college and provides opportunities to row at every level. We are especially proud of our continued success in the Blue Boats (the Oxford University Boat Clubs) in which Merton has been strongly represented over the last decade.
- Seeking Coach! September 26,2017 - Seeking new coach Merton College Boat Club are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious Men’s coach for the coming academic year. Competitive pay available, all applications welcome. Trial outings will be held on the Isis in the next two weeks. MCBC is proud to have a newly refurbished Men’s 1st shell, a brand new launch, ... Read more
- Eights Week 2017 June 4,2017 - Summer Eights 2017 – race reports Not quite three months of peaceful training on the river and here we are for Eights Week! With M3 successfully rowing on last Friday, four crews in maroon (well… maybe fuchsia, depending on whether you ordered the latest round of kit with that colour accident) are aiming to bump ... Read more