The 20th April 2013 marked the 150th anniversary of the formation of City of Cambridge Rowing Club, the oldest town club on the Cam. Thank you to everyone who made the occasion such a great success. Here's to a historic year to come, and many more to follow.

City rowers make GB EUSA team

Anna Smart and Alice McWilliam have both been selected to represent Great Britain at the European Universities Games in Zagreb on 12 - 14 July. Both girls started rowing with City of Cambridge under the junior rowing program.

Anna has been competiting for Reading University thoughout the year with a Gold Medal at BUCS head race in Nottingham earlier this year and also Silver in the Women's Lightweight Quads at BUCS regatta.

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Alice, studying at Oxford Brookes University and has had a strong season in the coxing seat winning Gold at BUCS regatta and also getting Bronze at the Holland Beker International regatta earlier this month.

Alice BUCS Gold


They will be competiting in the Women's Lwt Quads and Women's Eights, good luck girls!!!

Images coutesy of British rowing and Al Craigie Photography

Henley Women's Regatta

Henley Women's Regatta is held on Friday 19th - Sunday 20th June. This year City of Cambridge have three crews entered who will all be time trialling for the final 16 places in their respective competitions on Friday. A live feed of the regatta can be viewed here

The Invesco Challenge Cup for Club Eights

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Alex Black
Samantha Deacon
Katy Levitt
Ellie Milne
Laura Clack
Naomi Morris
Jo Grey
Sarah Large
Fran Axe

Time trial is Friday at 9.25

The Bernard Churcher Trophy for Senior Single Sculls

Sarah Airey &
Lindsay Hamilton

Thier time trial is Friday at 11.05

Marlow & St Ives regatta

City have also got a crews racing at Marlow and St Ives regatta this weekend, made up of senior and masters rowers - a great depth to be able to send crews to 3 different regattas accross the country.

GOOD LUCK to everyone!!!!!!

 

Mexican Fiesta Party Saturday 25 June

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Benjamin Upton

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Benjamin Upton 

6th July 1972 – 30th May 2016

Ben rowed with City in the early 90's inluding earning both blades with M3 and rudder with M6 in the 1994 town bumps. He went on to row for Kings College London whilst studying medicine at university and was awarded full colours for rowing. Ben is largely responsible for the involvement of the other members of his family rowing.

Unfortunetely Ben lost his long battle with cancer at the end of May, leaving a wife and two children. His funeral will be held on 10th June at the church where he was married in December.

CCRC Big Weekend 2016

THANK YOU to all who took part in the CCRC Big Weekend 2016 in either the Spring Head-to-Head or the City Sprints.  We had two fantastic days of racing with lots of prizes being won.  Results can be found below.

We look forward to seeing you again this time next year!

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