Category: Race Reports


Lent Bumps 2015: Day 2

Day 2 of Lent bumps has come to a dramatic close! Here are the results… M3: After an unfortunate crash into the bank yesterday, M3 were looking to avenge the bump from Fitz M3. Both crews remained level through first post and grassy corners, but after a monstrous push on Plough reach Robinson closed from […]

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Lent Bumps 2015: Day 1

Lent bumps 2015 kicked off today, here are the results for day one! M3: After clipping a tree off the startline M3 were bumped by Fitz M3 on first post corner. -1 M2: held off Lady Margaret M3 round grassy corner but were bumped on plough reach. -1 W1: A great start saw W1 close […]

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Newnham Short Course

Another strong race from RCBC at Newnham Short Course today. Well done to M1 for winning the entire race for a second year in a row. W1 raced for the first time this term and finished joint 13th despite rowing through a snowstorm! Both M2 and M3 also put in strong performances with M2 coming […]

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Winter Head to Head 2015

An excellent first race of the year for RCBC at Winter Head to Head. Well done to M1 for winning their category for a 2nd year in a row and finishing only 1s adrift of joint leaders Queens and Downing. M2 came 4th in theirs and a strong performance in the first non-novice race for […]

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Winter Head

Congratulations to M1 for securing a 4th place finish in Winter Head this weekend with a time of 8:34, just one second behind Jesus M1. Great performances from W1 (12th college crew) and M2 (24th college crew) as well and an impressive first race by NM1. Roll on the Mighty ‘Binson!

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M1 Win University IVs.

Congratulations to Sam Troughton, Peter Carey, Greg Tainter, Patrick Frost and Laura Bampton who win University IVs for the first time in Robinson’s history. A great result beating Christs, Corpus, Queens on the way and a dead heat with Kings in the final. Our thanks go to Bill Nolan and Steve Fuller for coaching our first blade […]

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Autumn Head 2014

Strong performances from both M1 4+ and M2 4+, finishing second in their respective divisions by around 5s each. W1 8+ also performed well to finish 4th. Overall, a very promising start to what will hopefully be another successful year.

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2014 May Bumps – Saturday

M2: bumped Tit Hall II on first post corner. +4. Blades W1: bumped by a strong Wolfson crew. -2 for the week. M1: bumped Homerton on the way out of grassy. +2. First set of blades since Lents 2012 and the best result in years for M1. All things considered, a very successful week for […]

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