Royal Connaught Boat Club
Royal Connaught Boat Club
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  • RCBC Presents Hits of ARIJIT SINGH by Raushan Varma on 26th Aug. 2017 08.00 pm Onwards
    RCBC Presents Hits of ARIJIT SINGH by Raushan Varma on 26th Aug. 2017 08.00 pm Onwards
  • RCBC Presents 71st INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION on 15th Aug. 2017 at 10:30 AM
    RCBC Presents 71st INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION on 15th Aug. 2017 at 10:30 AM
  • RCBC Presents " INDEPENDENCE DAY SUPER BUMPER TAMBOLA on Wed, 9th Aug. 2017 at 07:30 pm
    RCBC Presents " INDEPENDENCE DAY SUPER BUMPER TAMBOLA on Wed, 9th Aug. 2017 at 07:30 pm
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    Home Delivery Of Our Club Catering begins
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History of Royal Connaught Boat Club
The Royal Connaught Boat Club was established in  the year 1868 under the name “Poona Boat Club” on the banks of the river Mula-Mutha. Utilizing the lake waters of a Bund constructed in 1850 for just upstream of the Fitzgerald bridge.
Activities performed at Royal Connaught Boat Club
The basic aim of RCBC is to provide an excellent infrastructure for aquatic sports. Pune, which is a sports lovers paradise, was thus an ideal location. Over the years, the Club recognised the need to incorporate other activities under its aegis. The Club today offers with a wide variety of sports for its members.Boating activities have gained an unbelievably humongous momentum in the recent times
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They steered the glorious efforts - RCBC’s Past Presidents:


Sr. No. Name Period
1. Late F. P. Pocha 1956 to 1960
2. Late Dr. K. C. Gharpure 1961 to 1971
3. Mr. Gustasp Rashid 1971 to 1974
4. Late N. W. Limaye 1974 to 1977
5. Mr. Meher M. Anklesaria 1977 to 1978
6. Mr. Jainu A. Kaka 1978 to 1979
7. Mr. Ramesh Kochhar 1979 to 1980
8. Mr. Chandrakant Shirole 1980 to 1981
9. Mr. Khodabux F. Irani 1981 to 1982
10. Mr. Sharad G. Bavdekar 1982 to 1983
11. Mr. Ramesh V. Joshi 1983 to 1984
12. Mr. Vijay L. Bhave 1984 to 1985
13. Late Mr. Minoo F. Dinshaw 1985 to 1986
14. Mr. Rajinder D. Grover 1986 to 1987
15. Mr. Avinash R. Pundlik 1987 to 1988
16. Mr. B. S. Ahluwalia 1988 to 1989
17. Late Subhash C. Deshmukh 1989 to 1990
18. Mr. K. P. Baney 1990 to 1991
19. Mr. Vijay L. Bhave 1991 to 1996
20. Mr. Subhash D. Joshi 1996 to 1997
21. Mr. Anil D. Patki 1997 to 1999
22. Mr. Ajay Gujarathi 2000 to 2001
23. Mr. Vijay L. Bhave 2001 to 2009