Vision – Project Ely

Act now and make Project Ely happen

The scholar athletes of CUWBC need this facility to ensure that they can manage the demands of the intense training programme required to compete at the modern Boat Races. We want all our crews to beat Oxford and to maintain our lead.

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Our Ambition

  • To build the premier training programme and rowing facility in the country for women
  • To help all our rowers achieve their potential
  • To create a proper and permanent ‘home’ for the Club and its alumni

Key Features

  • Access to the best training water in the country – totally unaffected by the recent winter floods
  • A self-sufficient infrastructure with low running costs
  • Four boat bays and a wet dock for launches
  • A crew room, toilets, showers and changing rooms
  • Space to launch multiple boats at the same time
  • Space for athletes to complete academic work around training

Plans of the Project Ely boathouse

Dry Boathouse Plan
Ground Floor Plan
Elevations
Sections
Elevation Study
East Elevation
Long Section G
North Elevation
South Elevation
West Elevation
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Ely Fundraising Progress

The scholar athletes of CUWBC need this facility to ensure that they can manage the demands of the intense training programme required to compete at the modern Boat Races. We want all our crews to beat Oxford and to maintain our lead.

Become a part of the future of CUWBC – Let’s build a boathouse together

Donate Now

Or download the donation form.