Christ Church Regatta – Day 1 Race Reports

Chris Church Regatta 2017 kicked off today with four crews of Hertford “fawns” taking to the Isis for their first taste of Oxford racing. Read on to find out how they got on!   Men’s A – Beat Lincoln A Cox: Maciej Arcadius Bugala Stroke: Ryan Gould 7: Tom Blackmore 6: Paddy Christy-Parker 5: Oscar…

HCBC alumni row Head of the Charles

On October 20th a crew of ex-Hertford rowers embarked on a trip across the pond to Boston, MA, to tackle the Head of the Charles. The crew consists of largely office-fit members of the 2007, 8, 9 and 10 summer eights and Henley crews. After clashes of blades (in true bumps racing spirit) the crew…

Summer Eights 2017 – Friday Race Reports

W1 – Down 1 to 9th in Division I Cox: Jess Li Stroke: Abie Witts 7: Ros Martin 6: Annie Taylor 5: Annie Ault 4: Cat Zhao 3: Johanna Gewolker 2: Amy Holguin Bow: Bridget Johns The sky was blue. The sun was sweltering. The river had already seen some carnage. W1 prepared themselves just like every other day,…

Summer Eights 2017 – Thursday Race Reports

M1 – Level at 1st in Division II Cox: Alice Vacani Stroke: Chris Nicholls 7: Alex Allison 6: Jack Waterman 5: Steve Crabb 4: Hamish Streeter 3: Chris (CJ) Jones 2: Rob House Bow: Maciej Bugala Following a disappointing result on the first day, M1 were ready for the opportunity to show off what we could…

Summer Eights 2017 – Wednesday Race Reports

It’s that time of year again, when coxes and crews take to the Isis to showcase the fruits of their training efforts throughout the year. For blow-by-blow updates throughout the week and an excessive amount of hashtagging, follow @hecbc on Instagram, or read on to hear how the crews got on on the first day…

Worcester Regatta Race Report

On the 20th May, M1 journeyed to Worcester for their annual pre-Eights warm up event, keen to cut their teeth in the racing environment before hitting the Isis this week. Here’s how they got on! Morning Session: IM3.8+ Cox: Alice Vacani Stroke: Chris Nicholls 7: Alex Allison 6: Jack Waterman 5: Steven Crabb 4: Chris Jones 3:…

Hertford rower makes Osiris Crew

Huge congratulations to Hertford rower Annie Taylor for making this year’s Osiris crew for the Osiris-Blondie Boat Race! Annie is a Law finalist who learnt to row at HCBC in her first year. She will be rowing at bow when the two crews battle it out at 16:50 this Sunday (2nd April), so get yourself…

Women’s Eights Head of the River Race report

Bow- Annie Ault 2- Amy Holguin 3- Bridget Johns 4- Philippa Thornton 5- Penny Hyde 6- Rosalind Martin 7- Hannie Knox Stroke- Marie Becker Cox- Joe Wynn After W1’s most successful Torpids campaign in over 35 years (finishing 4th on the river in Division 1), we were looking forward to racing again in WeHorr. The…

Torpids 2017 – Saturday Race Reports

After a dramatic week of racing, Torpids 2017 drew to a close with W1 and M1 finishing at 4th and 5th on the river respectively – read about the action here. Congratulations to all rowers! #FTD

Torpids 2017 – Thursday Race Reports

M1 – level at 7th Division I Cox: Alice Vacani Stroke: Jack Waterman 7: Alex Allison 6: Chris Nicholls 5: Chris Jones 4: Rowan Schrecker 3: Ali Duffey 2: Jacob Vivian Bow: Jong Kwon Despite rushing onto our bungline by a delayed warm-up and an unforgiving OURCs, Hertford M1 sat awaiting the cannon in quiet confidence….

Torpids 2017 – Rowing On Race Reports

It’s that Torpids time of year again, and to kick off the action on Friday W2 and M3 took to the Isis looking to secure themselves a bungline. Congratulations to W2 for achieving the illustrious title of Winners of Rowing On 2017! Fear The Deer!

HCBC Victory at Henley 4s and 8s

On the 18th February 6 HCBC crews decamped to Henley-on-Thames for a hard day’s racing, with one emerging victorious in their division! Read on to learn how the action unfolded. Well done to all who raced.