Celebrate the opening of the new Combined Colleges Boathouse

In order to celebrate the opening of this fantastic new facility, guided tours of the venue will run on the afternoon of 11 June (the Saturday of May bumps) and during Association Weekend. An invitation is also extended to all Boat Club alumni to book tickets to join this year’s Boat Club dinner, on 11 June. Take […]

Head of the River Races 2016

Women’s Eights Head of the River Race W1 went to WEHoRR with the aims of enjoying the experience and taking a little bit of pink to the tideway. We had a number of changes in crew order in the run up to the race and ended up with yet another different crew order on the […]

Lent Bumps 2016

M1 – Blades (+4) Wednesday: After a rather nervy start, M1 quickly settled in a strong race pace, pushing away from Emma behind us and alternating between inside and outside station with Clare in front. This continued all the way until Grassy Corner, where Clare hit an obstacle parked on the side of the river, […]

BRICs 2015

On the 12th of December, six members of CCBC travelled to the Lee Valley VeloPark in London’s Olympic Park to compete at the British Rowing Indoor Championships (BRICs). Slightly nervous to be competing at such a large event, but quietly confident, the whole squad was ready to give a great performance to end a successful […]

Fairbairns 2015

NW1 Keen to end this term’s utter domination on a high, NW1 showed up to Fairbairns keen to put all their hard work into practice. Despite harry being unable to show his face in the bright light of day, he managed to get them safely down to Jesus lock, where we made sure to give […]

Emma Sprints

NW1 Continuing on from the success of Queen’s Ergs, NW1 were keen to prove themselves on the water. Dressed up as Pacman (cox) being chased by his ghosts, they descended up the river to marshal. Their first race was against Newnham NW2, who they left at the start line after one stroke. Described by CamFm […]

Winter Head

W1 Boat breakages and last minute crew changes due to injury meant that our preparations for this race were less than ideal. Despite this we went into the first race of the year determined to make the most of it. We wound up before the motorway bridge and settled into a strong rhythm at rate […]

Queens’ Ergs 2015

NM1 A respectable 12th place from Churchill NM1 at Quergs 2015, with an impressive 1:25.7 from one novice. Overall a fun event that hopefully got the novices keen for Emma Sprints this Sunday. – Iolo Squires NW1 2015’s Quergs saw one of the strongest performing NW1’s Churchill has had in years. In the heats the […]

CCBC Freshers’ Week 2015

We have a packed lineup of events for the start of the new academic year, and we’d love for everyone (freshers and existing members) to come along for the fun: On Tuesday 6th October, at midday, we’re having our annual Freshers’ BBQ. This is a chance for all new members of the college to meet […]

End of Year Report 2015

So, that wraps up one of the most successful years in the recent memory of CCBC. Winning both the Marconi and Pegasus cups for most successful crew in Lent and May Bumps 2015. The crews managed to earn 4 sets of blades this year, without a single crew getting bumped once this year. M1 have just returned […]