City of Cambridge has a vibrant womens squad with a history of strong performances at local and national rowing events.  At the highest level we compete at the tideway heads, the 2000m multi-lanes at Eton and Henley Womens Regatta.

We provide regular coaching on the water and strength and conditioning coaching and specialist advice through our relationship with Cambridge Strength and Conditioning.

We run a squad system so less experienced rowers, including complete beginners, can learn to row and progress through the club as they improve. Many of our most successful oarswomen have learned to row at the club.

Wins at the Winter Head

On Saturday 16th November City of Cambridge Rowing Club had 11 crews entered in the Cantabrigian Winter Head 2013 with 3 crews collecting wins for the club.

The womens IM2 4+ of Sarah Large, Stef Mullins, Mieke van der Graff and Anne Palser, coxed by Robert Nimmo won their category and were also the fastest Womens 4+ of the day.

The mens squad took 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in IM3 8+, with the fastest crew posting a time of 8mins 57 seconds.  The crews then raced again in different combinations to win Novice 8's by 19 seconds over Cantabrigian.

Full results can be found here Cantabs Winter Head Results

City women are Head of the River

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One thing that was not in question at the conclusion of this weeks CRA Town Bumps was who held the Head of the River in the womens divisions.
City women defended the title held since 2008 with style crossing the finish line easily ahead of nearest rivals Cantabs.

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City pair selected to represent England at home internationals!

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Kate Hurst and Sarah Airey have been selected to represent England at the home internationals at Holme Pierrepont 27th July!!

The pair have had a remarkable season starting with a win at the pairs head at IM2, then won the Chamber of Trade Cup at Wallingford for winning Womens Elite pairs, then IM1 at Notts City and then most recently were finalists at Womens Henley at Elite.


Five City crews race Womens Henley

This weekend five City crews will compete at Womens Henley Regatta.
At Senior Kate and Sarah will race their pair. Joining them at Intermediate will be a womens four and womens eight.
City Juniors have followed up their win at the Ball Cup with Alice and Izzie qualifying in their J16 double scull and the J16 quad that represented Team East at Inter regionals also qualifying.
Good luck to all crews!

Win at Notts for Kate and Sarah

Kate Hurst and Sarah Airey continued their run of success this weekend picking up a win at Notts City regatta in WIM1 coxless pairs!
Rowing into a headwind the winning time was 8:43.1 with a winning margin of over 11 seconds.

Kate and Sarah win elite at Wallingford

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Kate and Sarah receiving the Chamber of Trade Cup for winning Elite coxless pairs at Wallingford Regatta.

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