Three CUWBC crews racing in Champ VIIIs at Hammersmith Head tomorrow

Cambridge, 1st March. Cambridge University Women’s Boat Club (CUWBC) will be racing three crews on the River Thames in London on Saturday, 2nd March at the Hammersmith Head of the River.



There are 300 crews from clubs, universities and schools taking part in this Head race which is between the Chiswick and Hammersmith bridges on the ebb (outgoing) tide, starting at 13:00hrs.  All three boats are racing in the Championship Eights category which is in Division Three. The crew ID numbers are 1097236, 1097237 and 1097238 (likely start numbers #135, #137 and #139).


The crews selected for the race are as below:




Women’s Championship 8+ (1097236) – Curie

Liliane Lindsay (Pembroke)

Ida Gortz Jacobsen (Newnham)

Pippa Whittaker (Christ’s)

Katherine Horvat (Jesus)

Larkin Sayre  (Wolfson)

Laura Foster (Queens’)

Sophie Deans (Murray Edwards)

Tricia Smith (Christ’s)

Cox:  Hugh Spaughton (Jesus)

Women’s Championship 8+ (1097237) – Suttner

Abigail Parker (Emmanuel)

Sally O’Brien (Peterhouse)

Rebecca Dell (Christ’s)

Anouschka Fenley (Lucy Cavendish)

Kate Shipley (Wolfson)

Adriana Perez Rotondo (Newnham)

Emma Andrews (Pembroke)

Charlotte Jackson (Jesus)

Cox: Catriona Bourne (Magdalene)


Women’s Championship 8+ (1097238) – Amsterdam

Florence Alexander (Sidney Sussex)

Lou Brett (Fitzwilliam)

Gemma King (Caius)

Catherine King (St John’s)

Jess Godden (Emmanuel)

Chiara Avancini (Newnham)

Victoria Walker (Caius)

Laura Stewart (Pembroke)

Cox: Dylan Whitaker (King’s)