The Club's Results
Lent Term 2019
Newnham Short Course
Sat 2nd February
A timed head race from the Motorway Bridge to the Railway Bridge (approx 2k)
Now changed to a 2k race.
Sun 10th February
A 2000m timed head race on the Great Ouse
An event attended by a some Cambridge Colleges.
Sat 16th February
A side-by-side knock out regatta on the reach, over 1100m
An event for college crews run in 3 divisions. For many crews, the last race practice before the bumps, and a popular event.
Lent Bumps Getting-on Race
Fri 1st March
The 2000m qualifying race for the Lent Bumps
The Lent Bumps are the focus of the term for college rowing, but only those boats finishing sufficiently high in last year's races are automatically entered. All other crews must compete for the remaining places available.
Tue 5th - Sat 9th March
The famous Cambridge University Bumps on the River Cam
The focus of the year so far. The Lent Bumps are smaller and less prestigious than the May Bumps, but nevertheless involve 63 men's and 57 women's crews.
Down 4 - Bumped by St. Edmund's, Darwin, Sidney Sussex and Hughes Hall
Down 6 - Bumped Jesus III, bumped by Queens' II, Trinity Hall II and Darwin II
Head of the River Race
Sat 30th March
A huge head race on the Tideway (tidal river Thames) over the University Boat Race course
The largest annual VIIIs head race in the country, attracting most rowing clubs and many University and College crews. The course is 4 1/4 miles, from Mortlake to Putney.