CUBC has named the two crews that will race in their Trials Eights races this afternoon (Monday 16 December, 2019).
Trial Eights is an opportunity for two crews from this year’s Squad to race over the full Championship course from Putney to Mortlake. The CUBC Coaching Team has selected two matched eights to race against each other, they are:
The CUBC Trial Eights race will start at 15:45 and live text commentary will be available on the Boat Race Twitter feed.
In addition to the Trial Eights race, CUBC will field two coxed fours that will race at 14:00 ahead of the Women’s race. CUBC’s Chief Coach, Rob Baker, highlighted the importance of giving as many of the squad as possible the chance to race over the full Boat Race course.
The coxed fours selected are: