Torpids 2019: Friday Race Reports

W1 Started: 4th in WDiv1 Bumped Oriel Finished: 3rd in WDiv1 Crew Bow: Susie Webster Ellie van Vogt Allison Carrington Kaja Fenn Kate Furber Philippa Thornton Harriet Thomas Stroke: Caitlin Donahue Cox: Jack Yates Following the unexpected but welcome success of Thursday, Hertford’s W1 returned with a fresh mentality, determined to prove that yesterday was…

Torpids 2019: Wednesday Race Reports

W2 Started: 11th in WDiv4 Bumped Worcester II Finished: 10th in WDiv4 Crew Bow: Maddy Czura Rosie Bound Lucy Oswald Anna Manning Rebecca Nicholls Rebecca Simpson Georgie Lang Stoke: Lizzy Skells Cox: Carlo Attubato Race Report to Come M2 Started: 11th in MDiv4 Bumped by Brasenose II and Lincoln II Finished: 1st in MDiv5 Crew…

Torpids 2019 Preview

It’s Finally here, Torpids 2019! Make sure you follow the the website, facebook page and instagram for results, live updates, video and race reports! And remember to come down to the Boathouse to lend your support Wednesday W2 : 13:30 (11th in Div 4) Chasing Worcester II W2 are back in the fixed divisions after…

W1 Success at Henley 4s and 8s

Crew: Cox — Jack Yates Stoke — Katie Donahue 7 — Harriet Thomas 6 — Philippa Thornton 5 — Kate Furber 4 — Kaja Fenn 3 — Alison Carrington 2 — Ellie Van Vogt Bow — Susie Webster Pre-race: Some nerves, some zen, but in all a lot of excitement for Alison and Susie for…

Christ Church Regatta 2018 Round up

WA Wednesday (Round 1) WA vs Jesus Georgina Lang Aoife Bennett Rebecca Simpson Alison Carrington Kelcey Flowers Rebecca Nicholls Elizabeth Bennett Eleanor Pschirrer-West Cox- Carlo Attubato Hertford Women’s novices have had a successful Christchurch campaign, showing a definite improvement on last year, with no seats being broken, and no crashes into banks! We stormed ahead…

Oxford City Regatta: Race Report

On Sunday 19th August, a W1 4+ raced in the 500m Sprint event at Oxford City Regatta. Crew Cox – Jack Yates Stroke – Ellie Van Vogt 3 – Harriet Thomas 2 – Kaja Fenn Bow – Grace Davis Our first race, which was against Merton College started off well. It was a 500m race…

Henley Women’s Regatta: Race Report

Last week the Women’s 1st VIII teamed up with some friends from LMH to end the year at the home of rowing to test themselves against some of the best university clubs in the country in the Aspirational Academic 8+ category. Cox: Esther Rollinson (LMH) Stroke: Maddie Burrell 7: Sarah Edwards 6: Philippa Thornton 5:…

Summer VIIIs 2018 Day 4: Race Reports

A huge thank you to everyone who came down to watch the Hertford crews throughout their Summer VIIIs campaign. While the results weren’t perfect, all crews gave it their best and should be proud of what they’ve achieved over the year. Hopefully next year will see even greater drive, and greater success in the races…

Summer VIIIs 2018 Day 3: Race Reports

Despite the best efforts of our crews, Friday sees all Hertford boats remain without a bump to their name (or at least without a bump in the preferred direction). Hopefully Saturday will see the streak end, and hopefully there’ll be plenty of supporters there when it does! W2 – Bumped by GTC W2 Cox: Abbigail…

Summer VIIIs 2018 Day 2: Race Reports

Two days in and the bumps have begun in earnest (though perhaps not in the way our crews had hoped), with all crews on the river now familiar with the process, if not so familiar that they avoid snapping sterns and breaking bows (thankfully not those of any Hertford boats – yet). W2 – Bumped…

Head of the River Race 2018: Reports and Videos

Both the men and women entered (We)HoRR this year, and with no cancellations due to bad weather, both crews were able to get out and race. The women placed 146th with a time of 22:29.4, and the men came in at 210th with 20:48.5. Footage from spectators is located here. W1 Cox – Jack Yates…

Torpids 2018: Day 4 Race Reports

Due to the inclement weather, Saturday’s racing was only the second chance to race for the first boats, and unfortunately due to restrictions imposed for the safety of crews offered no chance for W2 and M2. This leaves the final positions as follows: W2: Division 4, 12th (up three) M2: Division 4, 11th (level) W1:…