Hugh Burton


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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2014 May Bumps – Thursday

M2: bumped Queens 3 before the Motorway Bridge. Now +2 W1: bumped by Homerton on the way out of Grassy. Now -1 M1: rowed over. Overlap on Selwyn from the top of the reach all the way to the finish. Shame they’ve had to shorten the finish by 300m this year.

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