The Club's Results
Novice Fairbairn Cup 2006
1st men's novice VIII (1st division)
|1st men's novice VIII|
|in Richard Church|
|bow||Stephan Christian Mertes||2||J.M.E. Barney|
|3||T.P. Melen||4||P-J. White|
|5||Adam Csenki||6||Philipp Preiss|
|7||Sam Lings||str||Andrew Lewis|
Coxed by: Jij Chow
Well after an interesting marshalling period where we managed to remove 750g of weight from the boat (it was 1 and a half bottles wasnt it Sam?) we hit the start of the race into a headwind which seemed to hit us wherever we turned. this was worrying for me before we started but the guys held up so well i wasnt even noticing it at the end. we pulled a good time and 3rd was a slight downer after our truimph at Clare Novices; god knows how the team we beat in the quarters at said competition pulled a time 20 seconds faster than anyone else. but nonetheless, another solid row and another big step towards our goal of NM1 staying together next term, but just being reclassified as M2
1. Another one during t...
2. Stroke wins!
3. Working hard