2017 Varsity: UCL vs Kings

University College London Boat Club will take on Kings College London Boat Club for the second time ever on the 15th March 2017, as part of the annual London Varsity Series.

the UL Boathouse, where UCLBC resides, is only a stone’s throw away from Tideway Scullers, which houses KCLBC – yet neither club has raced each other directly since the last Varsity Race, of which UCL comfortably won 4-2. These races will be high pressure, high intensity rowing and the best club always shines through.

The racing shall consist of 6 regatta-style races. These will be:


The racing will commence at 13:30 at Tideway scullers school, directions can be found on the event page:

London Varsity Series 2017 – Rowing

This event is a part of London Varsity Series 2017. For more information visit the London Varsity Series website.

 Senior Crews

Women’s VIII+

Stroke to Bow – Tamsin Howard, Sophie Dooley, Holly Exton-Smith, Tegan Foister, Isabella Wermbter, Marion Hervé, Hattie Leigh, Natalie Ohene. Cox: Lauren Johncock.

Women’s IV+

Stroke to Bow – Tamsin Howard, Hattie Leigh, Holly Exton-Smith, Sophie Dooley. Cox: Lauren Johncock.

Men’s VIII+

Stroke to Bow – Maximillian Hess, Oscar Frith, Jaime San Miguel Navas, Ludovic Lenders, Freddie Dewey, Jake Figi, James Dyson, Jack Ren. Cox: Florrie Beard.


Men’s IV+

Stroke to Bow – Maximillian Hess, Jake Figi, Jaime San Miguel Navas, Ludovic Lenders. Cox: Sean Cannon.


Novice Crews:

Women’s VIII+

Stroke to Bow – Rachel Dumbrell, Catherine Bentley, Ellen Forsyth, Hannah Smith, Rosie Truman, Rosie Mason, Claudia Abdallah, Emily Nash. Cox: George Jack.

Men’s VIII+

Stroke to Bow – Rob Farthing, Theo Fawcett, Joris Simaitis, Tom Stephens, Nick Robbins, Cyril Geismar, Shay Sharma, Alec Walker. Cox: Vicky Jones.