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  • Quintin Head - 2016

    OUWBC took a team of 18 to compete in Quintin Head on the Tideway last weekend, entering two eights in Women's Senior and Women's Elite. We were lucky enough this year for the 4.6km course to be run in the Boat Race direction from Hammersmith Bridge to just past Chiswick Bridge.

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  • Trial Eights 2015

    OUWBC took to the tideway waters yesterday to race the iconic Trial Eights down the boat race track. The crews, dubbed Scylla and Charybdis, were named after a Greek idiom meaning ‘having to choose between two evils’.

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  • Fours Head 2015

    The 2016 OUWBC squad took to the tideway waters for some gritty racing last weekend at the Fullers Head of the River Fours.

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  • Women of the Year Lunch

    Oxford University 2015 Blue Boat and Coaches were recognised by Women of the Year. The event brings together extraordinary and inspirational women who have made a significant achievement. Read on to see the full press release. 

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  • British Championships 2015

    Last weekend our 2016 Boat Race squad kicked off the racing season at the British Championships competing in a quad and an eight. It was really exciting for the new team to be able to get out on the water, wearing dark blue together for the first time.

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  • Success at Henley Women’s Regatta allowed the Elite 8+ to pre-qualify for the Remenham Challenge Cup at Henley Royal Regatta, as part of a formidable draw featuring three national teams as well as two American collegiate crews. 

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  • Henley Women’s Regatta is always a highlight of the summer racing season, providing a great opportunity for crews to experience exhilarating side-by-side racing along the Henley course. 

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  • The Metropolitan Regatta

    With entries in the IM2 4+, IM2 1x and Elite 2- events, this Sunday’s Metropolitan regatta, at a very windy Dorney lake, was a great opportunity for the OUWBC athletes to hit the ground running in the summer racing season.

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  • We all knew that April 10th and 11th would be momentous occasions in women’s sport in this country, and the pinnacle in a season which has seen tremendous improvement from everyone in the squad.

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  • OUWBC Fixture vs Molesey BC

    The Oxford Women took on Molesey BC on the 22nd February 2015 in their 1st official Fixture of the season. 

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