Cambridge University Combined Boat Clubs is the umbrella organisation for student rowing at the University of Cambridge, consisting of the University and College Boat Clubs.

As well as organising the Lent and May Bumps, CUCBC also regulates student clubs' use of the River Cam.

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

Evening Hours are in effect during 17:30-20:00 on weekdays during Easter Full Term for upper boats only. Please see the Evening Rowing page for more information.

Weekend Rowing: All crews may boat at 11:00am on both days. All novice crews must be accompanied by a bank party, and novice crews must have an experienced cox for their first outing.

Early Morning Restrictions: All non-novice crews may boat at lighting down. Crews boating within 15 minutes of lighting down must carry lights. Novice crews may boat from 07:30am, and must be accompanied by a bank party. Novice crews must have an experienced cox for their first outing.

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
Sun 15th April 10:00 - 15:00 Radegund Mile
Tue 24th - Wed 25th April 15:45 - 18:00 Small Boats Regatta
Sat 28th April 08:30 - 15:00 Head of the Cam
Sat 5th May 11:00 - 16:00 Spring Head to Head
Sun 6th May 12:00 - 20:00 City Sprints (in front of the boathouses)
Sun 20th May 11:00 - 16:00 Champs VIIIs Head
Sun 27th May 12:00 - 20:00 Nines Regatta
Tues 5th June 18:00 - 21:30 X-Press Head
Fri 8th June TBC Getting-on Race
Wed 13th - Sat 16th June 11:00 - 20:00 May Bumps
Thurs 5th July 19:30 - 21:00 CRA Time Race
Tue 17th - Fri 20th July 16:00 - 21:30 CRA Town Bumps

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
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