Lent Bumps 2018

The Lent Bumps 2018 took place from Tuesday 27th February to Saturday 3rd March. The Getting-on Race was held on the afternoon of Friday 23rd February.

Lent Bumps 2018 - Final Results Men Women

Notes and Fines from the Umpires

Forthcoming River Closures

Early Morning Restrictions: First VIIIs may boat at lighting down, all other (non-novice) crews may boat 15 minutes later.

Weekend Rowing: Allowed on both days after 11.00am. All novice crews must be accompanied by a bank party, and novice crews must have an experienced cox for their first outing. Only first VIIIs may boat at 11:00am, all other crews may boat from 11:15am.

Evening Hours are in effect weekdays during Easter Full Term for upper boats only. Please see the Evening Rowing information.

Details of forthcoming closures of the river to CUCBC crews are shown below. All are for the river downstream of Chesterton Corner / Green Dragon Footbridge unless stated otherwise. Where an event allows row throughs for Senior Crews, these are defined as crews which may row below Baitsbite lock (i.e first boats and crews in the first two divisions of May Bumps).

Date Time Event/Note
Thurs 15th March 10:00 - 18:00 Catz Cardinals
Sat 17th March 09:00 - 16:00 Winter League 3 (CRA clubs only)
Sun 18th March 11:00 - 16:00 Junior Sculling Head
Sun 25th March 10:00 - 15:00 Canoe and Kayak race (whole river)

External Event Calendars: CRA | Conservancy

Michaelmas Captains Meeting

The Michaelmas Captains Meeting was held on Sunday 8th October at 5pm in the Audit Room at King's College. The minutes have now been published.

University IVs 2017

The University IVs 2017 ran from Monday 23rd October to Friday 27th October. Entries closed on Friday 13th October. The Marshals Rota can be found here. Race Results have now been published - congratulations to Caius M1, Downing M2, Newnham W1, Downing W2, and Clare M1 for winning their respective divisions. Prizegiving will be held at 1800 on Monday 30th October in King's College Bar.

Michell and Pegasus Cups 2017

The final rankings for the Michell and Pegasus Cups 2017 are now available.

The 2017 Michell Cup, awarded for the best overall club performance, was won by Caius.

The 2017 Pegasus Cup, for the best performance in the 2017 May Bumps, was won by Newnham.

May Bumps 2017

The May Bumps 2017 took place from Wednesday 14th to Saturday 17th June. The Getting-On Race took place on Friday 9th June, the results of which can be found here.

Congratulations to Lady Margaret for retaining the Men's Headship and Jesus for winning the Women's Headship and thanks to all crews for a good week's racing!

May Bumps 2017 - Final Results Men Women

Small Boats Regatta 2017

The Small Boats Regatta 2017 took place between Monday 24th and Wednesday 26th April with the following competitions taking place:

  • Bushe-Fox Freshmen's Sculls (Men)
  • Delafield Championship Sculls (Women)
  • Fairbairn Junior Sculls (Men and Women)
  • Foster-Fairbairn Pairs (Men and Women)
  • Lowe Double Sculls (Men, Women and Mixed)
  • Magdalene Silver Pairs (Men and Women)
  • Maiden Sculls (Novice Women)
  • Peter Brandt Sculls (Novice Men)

Full results are now available here.

Captains' Meeting

The next captains' meeting will be held at the start of the Michaelmas Term 2017.

Lent Bumps Meetings

The Lent Bumps meetings will take place in February 2018, date, time and venue tba.

  • 18:00 - Captains' Meeting
  • 18:30 - Umpires Briefing
  • 19:00 - Senior Coxes Briefing 
  • 19:30 - Novice Coxes Briefing

All coxes MUST attend one of the Coxes Briefings. Anyone who has coxed Lents or Mays before may attend the Senior Coxes briefing, whilst anyone who has not coxed Bumps before MUST attend the Novice Coxes Briefing.

Lent Bumps 2017

The Lent Bumps 2017 took place from Tuesday 28th February to Saturday 4th March. The Getting-on Race was held on the afternoon of Friday 24th February.

Congratulations to all competing crews, in particular Lady Margaret for winning the Men's Headship and Jesus for retaining the Women's Headship.

Lent Bumps 2017 - Final Results Men Women

Notes and Fines from the Umpires

Syndicate content

© 2001 - 2017 Cambridge University Combined Boat Clubs. All rights reserved.