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Boat Races Dinner at RAF Club,128 Piccadilly   UPDATE  _ TICKETS SOLD OUT - please contact Fiona via alumni@cuwbc.org.uk to be put on reserve list if you would like to join the event   To celebrate the enormous achievement of the hard work and intense training to which all squads...

Alumna Lizzie Polgreen makes history!   It's not every day you have an athlete who is set to earn both colours of Blue for the same sport - even rarer to find one with colours from all 3 Women's Boat Races. Lizzie Polgreen rowed for CUWBC in the...

CUWBC’s Inspirational Women for International Women’s Day   Strong women embolden strong women. #BalanceForBetter   International Women’s Day is a fantastic opportunity to recognise the women who have inspired the 2019 squad. Below are a small selection of suggestions including athletes, academics and writers.  There and some recent CUW alumni,...

Sunday 3rd March - Fixture Report To read Crew Lists go to previous news item Blue Boat Report - Hugh Spaughton, Jesus College           In the second and final official fixture the Blue Boat raced the First Eight of Oxford Brookes in three pieces of 5 minutes each. First Piece Both...

              #OffTheWater Chiara from Italy to Cambridge - Cognitive Neuroscience and Psychophysiology   What did you eat last night?  Is 3 + 4 = 6 correct? While it probably took you just a few seconds to answer these questions, your brain engaged several cognitive mechanisms that allowed you to...

      #OffTheWater with Rebecca Dell - how one book inspired her When I was younger, I read a book called ‘Antarctica, An Intimate Portrait of the World’s Most Mysterious Continent’ by Gabrielle Walker.  The author had obtained a PhD in Natural Sciences at Cambridge University.  After the...