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Eights Week 2016: Saturday

On May 31, 2016, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Eights Week 2016: Saturday

Saturday of Eights was everything is was meant to be: warm, sunny, and exciting! The Jesus crews kicked it off again with a completely revamped Vikings crew trying to hold off a very strong St Anthony’s II. Unfortunately, despite the immense talent in the boat, “crew cohesion is worth something”…

Eights Week 2016: Friday

On May 27, 2016, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Eights Week 2016: Friday

JCBC had an entertaining performance down at the river today. In Men’s Division 7 and 6, The Vikings claimed the sandwich boat position with ease after a klaxon stopped racing as they passed by Donnigton Bridge. Unfortuantely, they were unable to bump into Division 6, and will be chased by a…

Eights Week 2016: Thursday

On May 26, 2016, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Eights Week 2016: Thursday

Today was a beautiful day on the river – the sun was out all day lifting the spirits of everyone down by the river. On the Women’s side both the First Eight and Second Eight managed a row over. The women’s First Eight will be looking to catch a falling…

Eights Week 2016: Wednesday

On May 26, 2016, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Eights Week 2016: Wednesday

The first day of bumps racing saw some strong performances across all of the divisions, but the day ended on a neutral note for JCBC. On the Men’s side, the First Eight rowed over in a very boring race near the top of Division 2, with Mansfield, Lincoln, and Jesus…

Eights Week 2016: Rowing On

On May 24, 2016, Posted by , In Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Valkyries,Vikings,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Eights Week 2016: Rowing On

The magic of Eights Week begun this past Friday, 20 May, with Rowing On. Rowing On is a time trial race for those boats not yet in the “fixed divisions” of Summer Eights. Jesus fielded two crews: the Women’s Second Eight, and a Men’s Fourth Eight – more commonly refereed to…

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…

Summer VIIIs 2013 Round-up

On June 8, 2013, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Valkyries,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Summer VIIIs 2013 Round-up

We’ve had another cracking Summer VIIIs, here are the results for the week: M1: -1 W1: +2 M2: ±0 W2: +1 Vikings: +1 Valkyries: +5 Well done to all our racing crews!

Eights Day 2 Results

On May 25, 2012, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Valkyries,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Eights Day 2 Results

M1 rowed over W1 bumped Mansfield +1 M2 bumped by Wolfson II -1 W2 bumped by Lincoln IV -1 M3 bumped by Wolfson III -1 Vikings rowed over Jesus total for the week so far: +4   Day 3 (Friday’s) Races 12:40pm W2 1:15pm M3 2:25pm Vikings 3:40pm M2 5:15pm…

Eights Day 1 Results – Jesus tops College stats!

On May 24, 2012, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Valkyries,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Eights Day 1 Results – Jesus tops College stats!

Continuing our tradition form Torpids this year, we have topped the stats as the best performing college after the first day of bumps racing! We all know how unpredictable bumps racing is, but let’s hope we can remain in this top spot. Day 1 Results M1 bumped by LMH -1…

Summer Eights 2012

On May 18, 2012, Posted by , In M1,M2,M3,Men,Regattas,Summer 8s,Valkyries,Vikings,W1,W2,Women, With Comments Off on Summer Eights 2012

Summer Eights 2012 kicks off today with Rowing On! The full schedule for the day can be found here. The Jesus crews will be aiming to qualify for next week’s competition at the following times: M3 at 13:25 Vikings at 14:25 Reprobates at 14:25 W2 at 15:55 Best of luck…