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.

Finalists at Women’s Henley Regatta

City of Cambridge completed one of their best campaigns at HWR, all our crews progressed to a quarter final, one through to a semi and another to the final. We were the only Cambridge club to have all our crews still racing on the Saturday.

A brief summary of results are listed below, both the Junior Quad and Senior Double both successfully qualified into the regatta through a time trail on Friday morning.

Intermediate Club Eights
Quarter Final, Beat Lea ‘B’ (2 ½ Lengths)
Semi Final, beat Auriol Kensington (1 ½ Lengths)
Final, lost to Lea ‘A’ (1 ½ Lengths)

HWR 8

Senior doubles
Round one, beat A S R Nereus (NED) (5 Lengths)
Quarter Final, beat Edinburgh University (1 ½ Lengths)
Semi Final, lost Upper Thames RC (3/4 Length)

2x HWR

Senior Singles – Lindsay Hamilton
Round one, beat Avon County Rowing Club, Taylor (4 Lengths)
Quarter Final, lost Henley Rowing Club, Bailhache-Graham (Easily)

Junior Quad Sculls
Round one, Beat Star Club (3 Lengths)
Quarter Final, lost Surbiton High School (4 ½ Lengths)

A full report with more photos will follow!

City Win at Metripolitan regatta

Metropolitan Regatta is Britains biggest domestic regatta and is spread over two days of racing at Dorney Lake on Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st May.

A full article can be read here and our results in brief below, with big wins in WIM3 8+ and WIM1 1x:

Saturday
WSen 2x - 2nd in the final (City/Wallingford composite)
IM2 4- 4th in Heat and 5th in the repecharge
IM3 8+ 4th in Heat

Sunday
WSen 2x - 2nd in the final (City/Wallingford composite)
WIM1 1x  1st (Sarah Airey) and 4th (Laura Clack) in the final
IM1 4- 5th in Heat
IM2 2- 2nd in Final
WIM3 8+ 1st in WIM3 and 5th in the B Final
IM3 8+ 7th in IM3 and 4th in their final

Sarah met MedalWomen Met Sign

Above the women's IM3 8+ and Sarah Airey IM1 1x collecting thier medals.
Eight; Back row: Fran Axe, Eva Simkens, John Upton (Coach), Lucy Griffin, Naomi Morris.
Front row: Sarah Large, Anne Palser, Jess Upton (cox) jo Grey, Suzanne Emerson.

CCRC's perfromances at Met regatta were recognised by rowing's governing body; British Rowing and mentioned on their website:

http://www.britishrowing.org/news/2015/june/2/great-turn-out-metropolitan-amateur-regatta-2015

Spring Newsletter

Its been a busy time for City of Cambridge Rowing Club with races, socials and results coming in left right and center! You can find a summary of the last few months here in the clubs Spring Newsletter

Juniors Win at The Ball Cup

The Ball Cup

The City of Cambridge Juniors went in force to the Ball Cup (south) regatta. We had a total of 32 juniors, in 38 races with medals in 12 categories; 4 gold, 6 silver and 2 Bronze..... Smashed it!

The final results left the City Juniors 11 points clear in the Victor Ludorum, an awesome acheivement!!!

The final results can be found here

2015 Spring Head to Head Results

Spring H2H 2015

Results are now available

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