The Club's Results

Fairbairn Cup

Time comparison

All the Fairbairn Cup results in our archive are listed in time order. Note that for most events the conditions (weather and stream) affect results significantly so it is only for interest.

The crews from Mich Term 2008 are shaded - locate 2nd men's VIII (Senior VIIIs)

  1. BPBC 3rd men's VIII, 2010 (Invitation VIIIs): 12:45.14   Race cancelled. Time may be work of fiction.
  2. 1st men's VIII, 2000 (Senior VIIIs): 13:23   7th of 44 men's VIIIs
  3. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2000 (Senior VIIIs): 13:32   13th of 44 men's VIIIs
  4. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2001 (Senior VIIIs): 13:38   4th overall, beating Boar's Head, Gonville and 1st and 3rd
  5. 1st women's IV, 2018 (Invitation VIIIs): 13:46   2nd, 4th overall Women's IV
  6. 1st men's VIII, 2001 (Senior VIIIs): 13:46   3rd equal college VIII
  7. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2004 (Invitation VIIIs): 14:04   1st
  8. 1st men's VIII, 2007 (Senior VIIIs): 14:04.36   1st
  9. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2009 (Invitation VIIIs): 14:08.12   2nd Fastest Invitational Men's VIII
  10. 1st men's VIII, 2009 (Senior VIIIs): 14:09.88   2nd Cam college, 8th overall
  11. 1st men's VIII, 2008 (Senior VIIIs): 14:10.34   1st
  12. 1st men's VIII, 1997 (Senior VIIIs): 14:15   1st overall
  13. 1st men's VIII, 2012 (Senior VIIIs): 14:16.5   6th in College VIIIs
  14. 1st men's VIII, 2010 (Senior VIIIs): 14:23   
  15. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2010 (Invitation VIIIs): 14:24   Race cancelled. Time may be work of fiction.
  16. 1st men's VIII, 2019 (Senior VIIIs): 14:32   Fastest Men's VIII
  17. 1st men's VIII, 2006 (Senior VIIIs): 14:37.4   5th College VIII
  18. 1st men's VIII, 2015 (Senior VIIIs): 14:37.5   5th Cambridge College, 11th overall
  19. 1st men's VIII, 1998 (Senior VIIIs): 14:42.54   5th of 52 men's VIIIs, 4th college VIII
  20. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2001 (Lower VIIIs): 14:43   22nd overall, beating all college 2nd VIIIs
  21. 1st men's VIII, 2004 (Senior VIIIs): 14:44   7th College VIII, 10th overall
  22. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2008 (Invitation VIIIs): 14:44.12   1st Invitational crew - 9th overall
  23. 1st men's novice VIII, 2000 (Lower VIIIs): 14:52   35th of 44 mens VIIIs
  24. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2006 (Invitation VIIIs): 14:53   2nd Invitational VIII (10th overall)
  25. 2nd men's VIII, 2012 (Senior VIIIs): 14:53.7   3rd in College 2nd VIIIs, 19th Overall
  26. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2002 (Invitation VIIIs): 14:56   1st (apparently), no hang on; 2nd (maybe)
  27. 1st men's VIII, micklethwaite for carver, blackburn for glass, 2000 (Senior VIIIs): 14:57   3rd of 35 men's VIIIs
  28. 2nd men's VIII, 2009 (Senior VIIIs): 14:59.02   Fastest 2nd VIII
  29. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2007 (Invitation VIIIs): 14:59.22   13th, 1st invitational VIII
  30. 1st men's VIII, 2018 (Senior VIIIs): 15:01   8th, 6th Cambridge College, 12th overall
  31. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2011 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:01   2nd invitational VIII, 11th overall
  32. 1st men's VIII, 2005 (Senior VIIIs): 15:01   3rd College VIII, 5th Overall
  33. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2003 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:03   4th overall, Winners of Invitation VIIIs
  34. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2004 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:05   Fastest 2nd VIII, 15th overall
  35. 1st men's VIII, 2011 (Senior VIIIs): 15:06   10th in College VIIIs
  36. 2nd men's VIII, 1997 (Lower VIIIs): 15:06   Winners of Lower VIIIs; 17th of 57 men's VIIIs
  37. 2nd men's VIII, 2001 (Lower VIIIs): 15:07   25th of 35 men's Cambridge college VIIIs, 6th of 10 2nd VIIIs
  38. 1st A men's VIII, 2014 (Senior VIIIs): 15:08.5   11th in Category (+1:02.7)
  39. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2005 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:10   1st of 8 Invitational VIII's, 6th overall
  40. 2nd men's VIII, 2007 (Senior VIIIs): 15:13.85   18th overall, 12th college VIII, 1st Second VIII
  41. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2012 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:14   2nd invitational crew; 24th Senior VIII overall
  42. 1st men's VIII, 2002 (Senior VIIIs): 15:20   7th; 5th college VIII
  43. 1st men's VIII, 2003 (Senior VIIIs): 15:21   8th overall, 3rd college VIII
  44. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2010 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:25   Race cancelled. Time may be work of fiction.
  45. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2014 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:25.6   
  46. 2nd men's VIII, 2010 (Lower VIIIs): 15:26   
  47. 1st men's VIII, 2016 (Senior VIIIs): 15:26.2   20th, 11th Cambridge college M1
  48. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2021 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:27.9   5th
  49. 2nd men's VIII, 2015 (Senior VIIIs): 15:28.2   2nd M2
  50. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2009 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:32.89   Misleading
  51. 2nd men's VIII, 2013 (Senior VIIIs): 15:33.7   13th College VIII
  52. 1st men's VIII, 2021 (Senior VIIIs): 15:39.7   14th
  53. 2nd men's novice VIII, 2000 (Lower VIIIs): 15:48   40th of 44 men's VIIIs
  54. Gents VIII, 1997 (Lower VIIIs): 15:48   32nd of 57 men's VIIIs
  55. 1st men's VIII, 2013 (Senior VIIIs): 15:48.1   15th College VIII
  56. 1st women's VIII, 2009 (Senior VIIIs): 15:52.12   1st college senior VIII
  57. BPBC 3rd men's VIII, 2015 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:53.7   Does it really matter?
  58. 2nd men's VIII, 2011 (Senior VIIIs): 15:56   2nd 2nd eight, 33rd overall
  59. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2011 (Invitation VIIIs): 15:56   32nd, top invitational 2nd VIII
  60. 2nd men's VIII, 2002 (Lower VIIIs): 15:58   21st; 2nd of 9 college 2nd VIIIs
  61. 2nd men's VIII, 1998 (Lower VIIIs): 16:00.6   31st of 52 men's VIIIs; 5th fastest end VIII
  62. 2nd men's VIII, 2006 (Lower VIIIs): 16:01.3   4th 2nd VIII (23rd College VIII)
  63. 2nd men's VIII, 2014 (Lower VIIIs): 16:06.1   3rd in Category (+0:39.6)
  64. 2nd men's VIII, 2008 (Senior VIIIs): 16:06.28   3rd second VIII
  65. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2019 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:08   6th Fastest Men's Invitational VIII
  66. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2003 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:10   24th overall
  67. 2nd men's VIII, 2016 (Senior VIIIs): 16:10.2   31st, 2nd Cambridge college M2
  68. 1st men's novice VIII rowing as 3rd men's VIII, 2006 (Lower VIIIs): 16:11.6   Fastest 3rd VIII (24th College VIII)
  69. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2012 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:14   8th invitational crew; 41st overall
  70. 2nd men's VIII, 2003 (Lower VIIIs): 16:14   25th overall, Winners of Lower VIIIs
  71. BPBC 3rd men's VIII, 2004 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:18   1st invitational 3rd VIII, 29th overall
  72. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2007 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:20.36   40th, 1st invitational second VIII
  73. 2nd men's VIII, 2018 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:21   28th, 7th M2
  74. 1st men's novice VIII, 2014 (Lower VIIIs): 16:21.3   Fastest "M3"
  75. 1st men's VIII, 2017 (Senior VIIIs): 16:22   20th, 13th Cambridge College M1
  76. 3rd men's VIII, 2007 (Senior VIIIs): 16:23   41st, 1st third VIII
  77. 1st women's VIII, 2000 (Senior VIIIs): 16:23   18th of 31 women's VIIIs
  78. 1st men's novice VIII, officially the 2nd men's VIII, 2004 (Lower VIIIs): 16:24   5th College 2nd VIII, 31st overall
  79. 2nd men's VIII, 2019 (Senior VIIIs): 16:25   24th fastest Men's VIII
  80. 1st women's VIII, 2010 (Senior VIIIs): 16:27   
  81. 2nd men's VIII, 2005 (Lower VIIIs): 16:27   4th of 9 Second VIIIs, 20th of 37 College VIIIs
  82. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2010 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:28   
  83. 1st men's VIII, 1966 (Senior VIIIs): 16:28   11th
  84. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2006 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:29.9   10th invitational VIII (37th overall)
  85. BPBC 2nd Mixed VIII, 2021 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:39.3   2nd
  86. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2014 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:41.3   
  87. Gents VIII, 1998 (Lower VIIIs): 16:41.38   39th of 52 men's VIIIs
  88. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2017 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:42   
  89. 1st women's VIII, 2006 (Senior VIIIs): 16:42.5   2nd College VIII
  90. 2nd men's VIII, 2017 (Senior VIIIs): 16:45.1   30th
  91. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2012 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:46   2nd fastest women's VIII
  92. 1st men's novice VIII, Peacock subbing for Stein, 2001 (Lower VIIIs): 16:46   32nd of 35 men's Cambridge college VIIIs
  93. 3rd men's VIII, 2016 (Senior VIIIs): 16:55.1   38th
  94. 1st women's VIII, 2001 (Senior VIIIs): 16:56   21st of 32 women's VIIIs
  95. BPBC 3rd men's VIII, 2011 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:57   50th
  96. BPBC 1st men's VIII, 2013 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:57.8   38th of 52 Men's VIIIs
  97. 3rd men's VIII, 1997 (Lower VIIIs): 16:58   46th of 57 men's VIIIs
  98. 1st men's novice VIII, 2018 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:59   31st, 1st M3 (time only)
  99. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2009 (Invitation VIIIs): 16:59.8   
  100. 1st women's VIII, 2004 (Senior VIIIs): 17:01   5th College VIII, 7th overall
  101. BPBC 3rd men's VIII, 2014 (Invitation VIIIs): 17:02.8   
  102. 1st women's VIII, 2008 (Senior VIIIs): 17:07.63   5th
  103. 3rd men's VIII, 1998 (Lower VIIIs): 17:08.23   44th of 52 men's VIIIs; 2nd fastest 3rd VIII
  104. 2nd men's novice VIII rowing as 4th men's VIII, 2006 (Lower VIIIs): 17:09.5   Only 4th VIII (30th College VIII)
  105. 1st women's VIII, 2013 (Senior VIIIs): 17:09.8   2nd college crew, 4th overall
  106. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2004 (Invitation VIIIs): 17:15   2nd invitational VIII, 9th overall
  107. 3rd men's VIII, Gradish VIII, 2003 (Lower VIIIs): 17:15   34th overall, 4th of 11 Lower VIIIs
  108. 3rd men's VIII, ad interim M3, 2021 (Lower VIIIs): 17:15.4   1st
  109. 3rd men's VIII, 2005 (Lower VIIIs): 17:18   2nd of 3 Third VIIIs, 30th of 37 College VIIIs, beat the girls ;)
  110. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2011 (Invitation VIIIs): 17:18.7   7th overall, 2nd in Invitational
  111. 1st men's novice VIII, 1998 (Lower VIIIs): 17:19.55   47th of 52 men's VIIIs
  112. 5th men's VIII, 2015 (Lower VIIIs): 17:23   1st M3 or lower, 49th overall
  113. 1st women's VIII, 2012 (Senior VIIIs): 17:23   8th in College VIIIs
  114. 1st women's VIII, 2007 (Senior VIIIs): 17:23.95   5th
  115. 4th men's VIII, 2015 (Lower VIIIs): 17:27.1   2nd M3 or lower, 50th overall
  116. 3rd men's VIII, 2017 (Senior VIIIs): 17:28.6   38th, 2nd fastest M3
  117. 2nd men's VIII, 2021 (Lower VIIIs): 17:32   18th
  118. 3rd men's VIII, NM1/NM2 Composite, 2008 (Senior VIIIs): 17:36.23   
  119. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2005 (Invitation VIIIs): 17:37   10th of 14 Invitational VIII's, 44th of 51 Men's VIII's
  120. BPBC 2nd men's VIII, 2008 (Invitation VIIIs): 17:37.85   13th in Invitational VIIIs, 51st Overall
  121. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2014 (Invitation VIIIs): 17:38.4   
  122. 3rd men's VIII, 2015 (Senior VIIIs): 17:39.4   52nd
  123. 1st men's novice VIII, 2019 (Senior VIIIs): 17:40   29th Fastest Men's VIII
  124. 1st women's VIII, 1998 (Senior VIIIs): 17:43.45   12th of 32 women's VIIIs
  125. 2nd men's novice VIII, 2018 (Invitation VIIIs): 17:44   35th, 1st M4
  126. 2nd men's novice VIII, 2014 (Lower VIIIs): 17:44.3   Beat Jesus NM1
  127. 1st men's novice VIII, 1997 (Lower VIIIs): 17:48   53rd of 57 men's VIIIs
  128. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2007 (Invitation VIIIs): 17:48.68   15th, 2nd invitational VIII
  129. 1st women's VIII, 2005 (Senior VIIIs): 17:51   3rd of 23 college 1st VIIIs
  130. 1st women's VIII, 2011 (Senior VIIIs): 17:52   8th in College VIIIs
  131. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2006 (Invitation VIIIs): 17:52.4   4th Invitational VIII (16th overall)
  132. 2nd men's VIII, 2000 (Lower VIIIs): 17:56   32nd of 35 men's VIIIs
  133. 3rd men's VIII, 2013 (Senior VIIIs): 18:07.3   
  134. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2016 (Invitation VIIIs): 18:07.8   14th, 3rd invitational W1
  135. BPBC 2nd women's VIII, 2012 (Invitation VIIIs): 18:08   25th out of 37 women's VIIIs
  136. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2013 (Invitation VIIIs): 18:13.8   16th of 28 women's VIIIs
  137. 1st women's VIII, 2014 (Senior VIIIs): 18:15   8th in Category (+1:12.5)
  138. 4th men's VIII, Gent's VIII, 2003 (Lower VIIIs): 18:19   40th men's VIII
  139. 1st women's VIII, 2002 (Senior VIIIs): 18:21   10th of 18 college 1st VIIIs
  140. 1st women's VIII, 2000 (Senior VIIIs): 18:25   10th of 21 women's VIIIs
  141. M4 – Novice-Senior boat, Mixed NM2 NM3 NM4 and senior boat with a Novice Homerton CBC rower, 2019 (Senior VIIIs): 18:28   1st M4; 31st overall
  142. 2nd women's VIII, 2014 (Lower VIIIs): 18:32.1   2nd in Category (+0:23.1)
  143. Women's novice VIII A, 2000 (Lower VIIIs): 18:43   Best ever performance by 1st and 3rd women's novices in Fairbairns!
  144. 4th men's VIII, NM2's first senior race, 2007 (Senior VIIIs): 18:46.39   59th, 1st Fourth VIII
  145. 1st women's novice VIII rowing as 2nd Women's VIII, 2009 (Lower VIIIs): 18:49.99   
  146. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2003 (Invitation VIIIs): 18:53   Won Invitation VIIIs
  147. 4th men's VIII, 2005 (Lower VIIIs): 19:01   Only 4th VIII, 37th of 37 College VIIIs
  148. 2nd women's VIII, 2004 (Lower VIIIs): 19:05   4th 2nd VIII, 31st overall
  149. 1st women's VIII, 2016 (Senior VIIIs): 19:14.5   27th, 17th Cambridge college W1
  150. 2nd women's VIII, 2008 (Senior VIIIs): 19:18.55   4th second VIII
  151. 3rd men's VIII, 2009 (Lower VIIIs): 19:19   54th
  152. BPBC 1st women's VIII, 2005 (Invitation VIIIs): 19:32   4th of 6 Invitational VIII's, 23rd of 34 Women's VIIIs
  153. 4th men's VIII, 2017 (Senior VIIIs): 19:35.9   55th
  154. 2nd women's VIII, 2007 (Senior VIIIs): 19:41.18   30th, 3rd fastest 2nd VIII
  155. 3rd men's VIII, 2000 (Lower VIIIs): 19:43   35th of 35 men's VIIIs
  156. 1st women's VIII, 2017 (Senior VIIIs): 19:48.6   28th
  157. 2nd women's VIII, 2006 (Lower VIIIs): 19:53.5   5th 2nd VIII (25th College VIII)
  158. 1st women's novice VIII, 2018 (Invitation VIIIs): 19:54   27th, 25th Cambridge College
  159. 3rd women's VIII, (aka NW1), 2008 (Senior VIIIs): 20:12   1st in category (3rd VIII), 32nd overall
  160. 1st women's novice VIII rowing as 3rd women's VIII, 2006 (Lower VIIIs): 20:17.7   Only 3rd VIII (27th College VIII)
  161. 2nd women's VIII, 2011 (Senior VIIIs): 20:32   23rd in College VIIIs
  162. 1st women's novice VIII, 2021 (Lower VIIIs): 20:43.6   12th
  163. 2nd women's VIII, 2005 (Lower VIIIs): 21:09   4th of 8 Second VIIIs, 26th of 31 College VIIIs
  164. 2nd women's VIII, 1998 (Lower VIIIs): 23:36.33   31st of 32 women's VIIIs; 5th fastest 2nd VIII

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