Queen's vs Trinity Boat Race announced

The date has been set for this years University Boat Race - 7 June 2008.

Both clubs are looking forward to what promises to be a memorable day of racing from both fresher and senior crews. As Trinity walked away with three of the four titles up for grabs in 2007, Queens are determined to take the honours back to Belfast this year. The racing kicks off at 1pm, from McConnell Weir to QUB Boat House, the course measuring a gruelling 2112 metres.