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CORC Blades for JCBC Women!

On April 19, 2015, Posted by , In Oxford City Bumps,Regattas,Women, With Comments Off on CORC Blades for JCBC Women!

Report by: Chloe Huttner Over the Easter vac, the women displayed some keen rowing commitment-outings of mixed boats, some serious sculling and even a race in Turkey. To put it to the test we entered a four at Oxford City Bumps, against the likes of CORC and Abingdon. Our scratch…

Jesus 3rd in IWL A

On November 26, 2014, Posted by , In Isis Winter League,Men,Regattas, With Comments Off on Jesus 3rd in IWL A

The senior men’s 8 have been making physiological and technical gains all term under the guidance of new coach Alex Bostrom. Their first chance to test themselves under racing conditions came at IWL. In what was a scratch crew, Jesus finished just 5 seconds slower than Balliol and in 3rd…

Jesus Runners-up At Autumn 4s

On November 26, 2014, Posted by , In Autumn 4s,Regattas,Women, With Comments Off on Jesus Runners-up At Autumn 4s

In their first regatta of the term, the senior W4 managed an impressive runners-up boding well for the year ahead!

Jesus WIN at Nephthys!

On November 26, 2014, Posted by , In Men,Nephthys,Novice Men,Novice Women,Regattas,Senior Women,Women, With Comments Off on Jesus WIN at Nephthys!

Jesus entered a W4 alongside 2 novice men’s 8s and 2 novice women’s 8s. With much hype following last years NM1 victory at the regatta there was much expectation. Happily, the senior W4 brought home their first regatta victory of the year in some terrible conditions.

Sponsorship

On July 10, 2014, Posted by , In Committee, With Comments Off on Sponsorship

Jesus College Boat Club is currently looking for a sponsor for the upcoming season and hopefully beyond. With our 200th anniversary coming up and our large membership we are well placed to offer great exposure to our sponsor in the Oxford graduate recruitment market. For more information about what we…

JCBC Committee 2014/15

On June 5, 2014, Posted by , In Committee, With Comments Off on JCBC Committee 2014/15

Like a beautiful butterfly emerging from its chrysalis, the brand new JCBC Committee for 2014/15 has been appointed, ready to flutter its majestic wings. They are: President: Hugo Manson                                                                                         (*protected email*) Men’s Captain: Jon Hubbert                                                                                   (*protected email*) Women’s Captain: Chloe Huttner                                                                         (*protected email*) Men’s Vice-Captain: Andy Everall Women’s Vice Captain: Mairi…

Blades for M2!

On June 1, 2014, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Valkyries,W1,W2, With Comments Off on Blades for M2!

M2 finished their week with another easy bump, this time against Worcester, to gain blades. Once again they did not have to row past the gut, so were still fresh for their celebrations. Elsewhere, W1 had a solid row over, keeping well away from St. Annes. M1 had a tougher…

Summer VIIIs Day Three

On May 30, 2014, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Valkyries,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Summer VIIIs Day Three

It’s been another thrilling day at the boathouse: W2 were bumped by St. Hughs II. They will be evading Green Templeton tomorrow, who are looking for blades. The Valkyries bumped Brasnose, and look set to give spoons to Worcester tomorrow. M3 were finally able to pump Pembroke, and will get…

Summer VIIIs Day Two

On May 29, 2014, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Valkyries,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Summer VIIIs Day Two

Today started with W2 and the Valkyries keen to get bumping. Unfortunately W2 suffered a crab which lead to them getting bumped by Somerville. The Valkyries were able to cruise off ahead and bump Queens. Soon after, M3 went off to make up the bump they were so cruelly denied…

Summer VIIIs Day One

On May 28, 2014, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Valkyries,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Summer VIIIs Day One

Day One began with W2 and the Valkyries racing next to each other in Women’s division V. Although briefly closing on each other, both crews rowed over as the rest of the division bumped out. M3 (complete with some Vikings) blitzed off the start of Men’s division V, and closed…

Summer VIIIs approaches

On May 24, 2014, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Valkyries,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Summer VIIIs approaches

We are finally here, the biggest event of the JCBC calandar. Summer VIIIs. This year, JCBC will be looking to make this event bigger than ever. We will be looking to benefit from our increased professional training and the men’s new boat (which will be named on Saturday). We will…

Head Of The River Race 2014

On March 30, 2014, Posted by , In Head of the River Race,Men,Regattas,Senior Men, With Comments Off on Head Of The River Race 2014

After all the crews were on the water, ninety crews had started, the race was cancelled! Despite this, we still had enough news to merit a full report. You can see it here.

A Term Without Rowing

On March 20, 2014, Posted by , In Men,Regattas,Torpids,Women, With Comments Off on A Term Without Rowing

Unless you’ve spent the last few months on a different continent, you will have noticed that we had a lot of rain this winter. Torpids was cancelled outright, and the water reached it’s highest peak since 2006, at 43 inches above green-flag conditions. The river cruelly returned amber flag on…

Thames Training Camp 2014

On January 15, 2014, Posted by , In Men,Training,Women, With Comments Off on Thames Training Camp 2014

For 2014, we attempted our most ambitious winter training camp to date. We at JCBC summoned a massive THREE crews to Putney, to row against the record-breaking stream. As always, a few members of the group became ill, so the women were reliant on substitutions for the first couple of…

Sponsorship

On December 7, 2013, Posted by , In Committee, With Comments Off on Sponsorship

JCBC is currently looking for a sponsor. We believe our central location and distinctive kit provide excellent opportunities for companies to establish a brand presence not only with our 100+ members but also with the university as a whole. In return for financial support, we offer a number of exciting…

Christchurch Regatta

On December 1, 2013, Posted by , In Christ Church,Men,Novice Men,Novice Women,Regattas,Women, With Comments Off on Christchurch Regatta

The report for Christchurch Regatta is now up! Head to http://jcbc.jesus.ox.ac.uk/index.php/newsletter for all the highs, lows, tears and cheers of the Regatta of the term. Will the men continue their Nepthys form? Are the new women as good as their seniors? There’s only one way to find out!

Jesus Mens’ Novices win Nepthys Regatta

On November 24, 2013, Posted by , In Men,Nephthys,Novice Men, With Comments Off on Jesus Mens’ Novices win Nepthys Regatta

Your eyes do not deceive you. The mens’ side of the boat club has indeed won a regatta. Our novice “A” crew won all five of their races comprehensively. Having received a bye in the first round, the crew was drawn against St. Hilda’s, followed by St. Bennet’s, Wolfson, Merton…

Retiring the Commodore

On November 17, 2013, Posted by , In Kit, With Comments Off on Retiring the Commodore

It’s had a long and illustrious career, but the time has come to say goodbye to The Commodore. We at JCBC would love to write a simple obituary for the old shell, so we’re asking all old members to let us know their favourite memories of their time in the…

Autumn Fours

On November 17, 2013, Posted by , In Autumn 4s,Men,Senior Men, With Comments Off on Autumn Fours

Jesus men were able to enter a 4+ into Autumn Fours this year. We were drawn against a division one Balliol crew who had beaten us in IWL by six seconds two weeks previously. Eager to get back at the Balliol crew (who happened to have the same coach as…

Jesus Ladies Train On the Tideway

On November 10, 2013, Posted by , In Senior Women,Training,Women, With Comments Off on Jesus Ladies Train On the Tideway

Report courtesy of ladies captain Molly Johnson-Jones. On Saturday 2nd November the Jesus Women’s Senior Squad took an eight to the Tideway to train for a day. We were up bright and early travelling en mass to Putney led by our coach James Marsden. The day went surprisingly well considering…