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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…

IWL A Results

On November 9, 2013, Posted by , In Isis Winter League,Men,Novice Men,Senior Men, With Comments Off on IWL A Results

The IWL A results can be found here. The men entered a novice 8+ and a senior 4+. The novice boat were easily the fastest of their novice competition, despite crashing only ten meters from the finishing post! The senior crew were very happy to smash St. Peters by 11…

New Toys

On October 27, 2013, Posted by , In Cadwallader Club,Kit, With Comments Off on New Toys

We’ve certainly done well this term. In addition to renovating two boats, our insatiable boatman, Woody, has constructed steps for us. The boats on the high racks, unused for a generation, now yearn the water.                 To the relief of our coaches, we’ve…

Cadwallader Update

On October 18, 2013, Posted by , In Cadwallader Club, With Comments Off on Cadwallader Update

The Cadwallader page has been updated by Anna, in preparation for their 4oth anniversary next year. There’s more information about what the club has been doing this past year, as well as details on all the different ways they can be contacted. In particular, the 2014 Cadwallader club dinner is…

Novice Taster Sessions

On October 9, 2013, Posted by , In Men,Novice Men,Novice Women,Women, With Comments Off on Novice Taster Sessions

Here at JCBC we’re extremely excited to be welcoming in new novice rowers. We will be holding novice taster sessions from 2pm this Friday and 1.30pm this Saturday (12.45pm for MCR members, you lucky people!). We’ll also have a Barbecue on Saturday! If you’ve never rowed before and are interested…

The “Three of Harts” Returns!

On September 21, 2013, Posted by , In Kit, With Comments Off on The “Three of Harts” Returns!

We’re very excited to announce the latest edition of our famous newsletter. The “Three of Harts” 2012 – 2013 covers all the highs and lows of the year, as told by our own captains and coaches. Re-live the pain of training, and the excitement of Torpids and Eights!

Sponsorship

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

JCBC is currently looking for a sponsor. 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. Our regular external regattas, as well as our popular website and twitter feed,…

A brand-spanking new committee!

On June 8, 2013, Posted by , In Committee, With Comments Off on A brand-spanking new committee!

The 2013/2014 JCBC committee consists of the following group of keen beans: President Oliver Bentley *protected email* Men’s Captain Hugo Manson Women’s Captain Molly Johnson-Jones Men’s Vice Captian Sam Skillcorn Women’s Vice Captain Kim Williams Secretary Thomas Coles Treasurer Alex Waters Captain of Coxes Thomas Coles (again) Social Secretaries Anna…

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!

JCBC Committee 2012/2013

On July 2, 2012, Posted by , In Committee, With Comments Off on JCBC Committee 2012/2013

The new committee for 2012/2013, as announced on Saturday of Summer Eights are as follows: President: Lowri Ifor (lowri.ifor@jesus.ox.ac.uk) Men’s Captain: Jon Carter (jonathan.carter@jesus.ox.ac.uk) Women’s Captain: Izzy Ormiston (isobel.ormiston@jesus.ox.ac.uk) Men’s Vice-Captain: Tom Downes Women’s Vice-Captains: Charlotte Potter, Charlie Smart Captain of Coxes: Susie Power Secretary: Oli Bentley Treasurer: Holly Edwards…

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…