WeHORR 2015

Saturday the 14th March 2015 was the 75th Women’s Eights Head of the River Race and UCLBC crews made up 3 of the 300 entries. The two weeks leading up to the Head after BUCS Head were less than ideal (putting it mildly). Injuries took two of the first 8 from BUCS Head out of [...]

UH Head 2015

After the disappointment of finding out that the BUCS Head beginners category had been cancelled only two days earlier, the Novice squads were glad to put their hard work this term to good use, with a last minute entry for both eights into the UH Head. Rather than taking a coach up to Boston, Lincs, [...]

BUCS Head 2015

The trailer was loaded and the van packed ready for the seniors and novices to take on BUCS Head. However, the weather had other plans and with winds forecast to be around 30mph on the Sunday of BUCS Head, the organisers decided to move Sunday’s racing (the Championship and Intermediate categories) to Saturday and the [...]

UCLBC goes to the OLYMPIC (park)

Last Sunday (8th February), four of UCLBC’s senior women (Claire Garnett, Issy Powell, Jess Rankine and Georgia Statham) headed to the velodrome in the Olympic Park to compete in the team relay at the inaugural British Rowing Indoor Championships. Needless to say, the whole day was pretty exciting. Not only was it the first time [...]