December 2009

Cambridge Winter Head is the first chance the squad has to run ranked VIII’s for the first time each season and is used to assess potential crews for the Fairbairn Cup. This year the event fell just a week after the Fours Head of the...

CULRC had their best ever row in the Fairbairn Cup. They covered the course in a very quick 13.29 and were 15 secs off the two matched CUBC Trial Eights which finished within 1 second of each other. The Fairbairn Cup is one of the largest...

The 2009 CULRC Trial VIII’s Race produced a hard fought battle between the two crews “Maverick” and “Iceman”. Just like in Top Gun, the rivalry between the crews was fierce in training with each crew seeking to out-do the other in practice pieces. Also like...