CUBC’s PA 4+ to the final!!

CUBC’s Goldie PA4+, coxed by Hugo Ramambason, and rowed by Callum Sullivan (Downing), Reggie Mitchell (Trinity), Jonty Page (Pembroke) and Tom Strudwick (Christ’s) won a well-contested final against Columbia University Lightweight Crew (USA) and will take on Imperial College at 11.30am. The crew will boat from Bay A tomorrow at 10.45am, and Cambridge Alumni and supporters are encouraged to cheer Goldie as they boat. Fellow CUBC students Freddie Davidson (Emmanuel) and Rob Hurn (St. Edmund’s) were unlucky not to make the final in tough races later in the day. Davidson’s composite CUBC/Leander...
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CUBC at Henley – Wednesday 4th July

CUBC’s Prince Albert coxed 4 takes on Oxford Brookes at 6:30pm tonight, in the Club’s first race of the regatta. Coxed by 2018 President Hugo Ramambason, this young crew features 3 members of this year’s victorious Goldie Crew, Callum Sullivan, Reggie Mitchell, and Tom Strudwick. They are joined by 2018 spare pair rower Jonty Page, who learnt to row with his college Pembroke, last year. If successful, they will race either Lancaster or Exter University tomorrow. Joining the racing tomorrow will be Blue Boat stroke Freddie Davidson, stroking a U23 4- in the Visitors’ Challenge Cup, which will...
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CUBC congratulates its President-Elect

CUBC is proud to announce that Dara Alizadeh of Hughes Hall (Blue, 2018) has been elected as President of CUBC for the 2018-19 Boat Race Campaign.  An alumnus of Penn, where he majored in Economics, Dara taught economics at Winchester, where he was also Head of Rowing. Reading for a BA in Education (Policy, and International Development) Dara is one of several returning Blues for this year’s campaign. 2017-18 President Hugo Ramambason said,  “I’m delighted that Dara has elected to serve as next year’s President. He  was one of the drivers of the squad’s strong...
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CUBC athletes at GB Rowing Final Trials

CUBC is proud to recognise its five current student members invited to GB Rowing Final Trials to be held at Caversham on the 13th and 14th of April. Led by President Hugo Ramabason (Trinity), the Cambridge quintet includes both bow and stern pairs of this year’s victorious Blue Boat. Stern pair Freddie Davidson (Emmanuel) and Rob Hurn (St. Edmund’s) are racing in a pair that sees roles reversed, with Hurn taking over stroking duties. Bow pair Charlie Fisher (St. John’s) and Patrick Elwood (Magdalene) were invited based on strong performances at the previous long distance...
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CUBC announces Rob Baker as its new Head Coach

CUBC is pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Baker as its new Chief Coach. Rob will lead the CUBC coaching team after leading CUWBC to emphatic Blue Boat and Blondie wins in 2017 and 2018 and masterminding the CUWBC’s move to the Tideway in 2015. Before taking on the role of CUWBC Chief Coach, Rob coached Ireland’s U23 squad, and was CUBC’s Assistant Coach. In the Assistant Coach role at CUBC, Rob achieved multiple Goldie wins and coached the winning Britannia Challenge Cup at Henley in 2003. He added to this with a win in the Stewards’ Challenge Cup at Henley whilst acting as CUBC’s...
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A majestic history

Cambridge challenged Oxford to the first boat race in 1829. First raced at Henley-on-Thames, with the exception of war time years, it has been raced annually on the London tideway since 1856. Our commitment to developing technical skill, excellent fitness, and high morale are a testament to the club’s 187-year old goal to beat Oxford. Cambridge currently lead Oxford with 82 to 79 wins.

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Become a part of the Cambridge University Boat Club's future

Studying at Cambridge provides the opportunity to combine the academic programme of a world class university with rowing at the highest level. The history of our university and The Boat Race are both second to none. If you think this extraordinary experience could be for you, then we would love to hear from you! Why not find out more about rowing and studying at Cambridge?

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The 2018 Cancer Research UK Boat Race

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