The Club's Results

Mich Term 2018

University IVs
Mon 22nd - Thu 25th October
A knockout competition for Cambridge College IVs over 2000m.
The University fours competition. Usually used as a prelude to Fairbairns.

1st men's IV (Light IVs): Lost by 9s to Clare in the final
1st women's IV (1st division): lost by 3s to Girton in the 1st round
2nd men's IV (2nd division): lost to Emmanuel M2 in the 1st round
2nd women's IV (1st division): lost to Lady Margaret W2 in the 1st round

Queens' Ergs Senior Invitational
Sun 28th October
Queens' decide to do a senior category this year - 4 men, 4 women x 500m

Cambridge Winter Head
Sat 17th November
A timed head race over 2500m, from the Motorway bridge to the Penny Ferry pub.
For senior crews this is the final race preparation for Fairbairns and can be a valuable form guide; for a few novice crews, a chance to try out racing before the upcoming Clare Novice Regatta.

Emma Sprints
Sun 18th November
500m up the reach. Fancy dress and bribery are recommended!
A light-hearted knock-out regatta for novice VIIIs.

1st men's novice VIII (NM1 Division): Lost to Clare NM1 by 2 lengths in the 1st round and Beat Wolfson NM1 by 5 lengths in the quarter finals
1st women's novice VIII (NW1 Division): Beat Fitzwilliam NW1 in the 1st round and Lost to Wolfson NW1 in the 2nd round
2nd men's novice VIII (NM2 Division): Raced 4 rounds: Beat Emma NM2 by 3/4 of a Length in the final
2nd women's novice VIII (NW2 Division): Lost to Selwyn NW1 in the 1st round

Clare Novice Regatta
Sat 24th November
A side-by-side knock out regatta for Cambridge College novice (beginner) VIIIs
With just a week before Novice Fairbairns, the "Clare Novices" offer all-important race practice and exciting side by side racing. Most college novice VIIIs enter.

1st men's novice VIII (Men's Cup): Raced 4 rounds: Lost to LMBC NM1 by 3 Lengths in the final
1st women's novice VIII (Women's Cup): Beat King's NW1 by 2 Lengths in the 2nd round and Lost to Jesus NW1 by 1 Length in the quarter finals
2nd men's novice VIII (Men's Plate): Raced 4 rounds: Lost to LMBC NM2 by 3 Lengths in the final
2nd women's novice VIII (Women's Plate): Lost to Magdalene NW2 by 2 Lengths in the 1st round
3rd men's novice VIII (Men's Plate): Beat Jesus NM3 by turning up in the 1st round and Lost to Robinson NM2 easily in the 2nd round

Novice Fairbairn Cup
Thu 29th November
A 1800m (normally 2700m) timed head race on the Cam for Cambridge College novice VIIIs. The distance was reduced this year due to high wind speeds.
The main focus for Michaelmas term for all novice crews at Cambridge University.

Fairbairn Cup
Fri 30th November
A 4300m timed head race on the Cam for VIIIs
The main focus of Michaelmas term for all Cambridge college senior crews.

Christmas Head
Sat 8th December
Head race from the Pike and Eel to Goldie Boathouse
Organised by the city boat club, the Christmas head is a fancy dress race from the Pike and Eel to Goldie Boathouse. A week after the end of term, few college crews enter.


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