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Cambridge University Lightweight Rowing Club

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Founded  1974 (1974)
Website  www.culrc.org.uk
Affiliations  British Rowing
Cambridge University Lightweight Rowing Club
Location  Cambridge, United Kingdom
Home water  River Cam and River Great Ouse

Cambridge University Lightweight Rowing Club (CULRC) is the University rowing club for lightweight male oarsmen at the University of Cambridge. In past years it has fielded two crews to race against Oxford University Lightweight Rowing Club (OULRC) in the Henley Boat Races: the lightweight Blue Boat and Granta, the lightweight reserve crew.

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CULRC has raced OULRC, its Oxford counterpart, since 1975. The reserve boat, Granta, first raced Nephthys in 2000, although the club decided not to field a Granta crew since 2007.

For a brief period in 1999 - 2002 there was an active old boys club "Farmer" whose finest race was beating the 1999 Nephthys crew by 2L.

Past Crews

This is a partial list of CULRC crews who have raced the men's lightweight boat race against Oxford

International representation

  • 2016 Rio — Mark Aldred GBR LM4-
  • 2014 World Rowing Championships, Amsterdam — Mark Aldred GBR LM4- - Bronze
  • 2013 World Rowing Championships, Chungju — Mark Aldred GBR LM2- - Bronze
  • 2012 London — Roderick Chisholm (rower) Aus LM2x - 13th place
  • 2008 Beijing — Roderick Chisholm (rower) Aus LM4- - 9th place
  • 2004 Athens — Nick English GB LM4- - 13th place
  • 2000 Sydney — Tom Middleton GB LM2x - 14th place
  • References

    Cambridge University Lightweight Rowing Club Wikipedia


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