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.

Valiant effort at Peterborough 500m

City men bagged more pots at Peterborough Summer 500m winning IM2 eights (Clare College came second but got a false start for wearing City Kit!). 

Russell is now winning the competition to win the most pots this season with a haul of ten pots!

Another double for Mighty

After getting through to the final of elite lightweight sculls at Marlow, Mighty Ben Redman did the double at Peterborough Summer 1000m winning IM1 and IM2 single sculls on Saturday.

Dave and Stephen followed up their win at the vets fours head and top 100 place at the pairs head with a win at Masters A/B 2x on Sunday.

Plates at Bedford

M1 continue a successful weekend beating Xpress by a length and Bedford by 3/4 to win IM2 eights at Bedford Sprint.

Sava and Michal aded to their tally with a win in the coxless pair at IM2 and the novice A eight beat Norwich RC in a straight final by one and a half lengths.

The womens IM2 8+, novice double and Bex's WJ14 1x were also finalists in their events.

Junior racing in May

CCRC Juniors - Racing in May

Charlotte's report 

May was the first foray into a regatta season for most of the City juniors. The month started with a slightly chaotic and very exciting introduction to side-by-side racing with City Sprints, 400m outside the boat houses. Twenty juniors raced in thirteen different crews, picking up wins in ten of the thirteen categories. Congratulations to the following crews for their wins:

 

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City fastest CRA eight

City's masters A eight picked up pots today for the fastest CRA crew at the Head of the Cam. Rowing in a tailwind the crew finished 6th overall in a time of 9:09 which was also the faastest masters time. 

The masters D eight scooped the second fastest adjusted masters time of 9:27.

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