Torpids

On February 24, 2016, Posted by , By ,, , With No Comments

Torpids is one of two series of bumping races, a type of rowing race, held yearly. Over 130 men’s and women’s crews race for their colleges in six men’s divisions and five women’s; almost 1,200 participants in total. The racing takes place on the Isis usually in the 7th week…

Rowing On Torpids 2016

On February 21, 2016, Posted by , In Regatta,Torpids, By ,,,,,, , With No Comments

After the delays caused by a high river and stream from heavy rainfall, it was unclear if the Torpids qualifying “rowing on” regatta would take place for lower division crews, with the original date of Friday 19th cancelled. However, fortunately there was a good few clear days and the flag…

IWL D

On February 14, 2016, Posted by , By , , With No Comments

The fourth event in the Isis Winter League. More information available here.

February is ECBC’s EXVAC Month

On February 12, 2016, Posted by , In General, By ,,,,,,, , With No Comments

The Exeter College Boat Club was the February photo in the EXVAC Naked Calendar!   All proceeds went towards ExVac. ExVac is a charity run by the students of Exeter College, Oxford, who every year run two holidays for children aged 7-11 from the Oxford area who need a holiday….

ECBC gets pretty bench

On February 2, 2016, Posted by , In General, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

Thanks to kind support given to ECBC, the club is now proud to present the newest member of the family! The purchase a new (custom red and black) bench – a piece of training equipment that will serve to be invaluable to the club when it comes to core conditioning…

Exeter takes IWL by storm

On February 1, 2016, Posted by , In IWL,Regatta,Torpids, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

Yesterday saw the third round of the Isis Winter League (IWL) with almost 70 crews across colleges taking to the river. For this round, only ECBC’s M1 entered, but one crew was more than enough to make a statement on the club’s progress. Position Crew Division Time Points 1 Wolfson A…

IWL C

On January 31, 2016, Posted by , By , , With No Comments

The third event in the Isis Winter League. More information available here.

ECBC TORPIDS DINNER, HILARY 2016

The date of the next ECBC Torpids Dinner has been set! And will be the 5th of March 2016 (7th week). More details, including cost, to follow here as well as on the events page in our calendar. The dinner follows the week after Torpids (event page, information page), and…

Exeter To Exeter Ergathon

On January 13, 2016, Posted by , In Fundraising, By ,,, , With No Comments

ECBC is delighted to announce it’s Christmas present to you all – the ECBC/ExVac Sponsored Ergathon! On ***Saturday 5th March (7th week)*** we will be pairing up with ExVac to take on the Exeter-to-Exeter distance, 220km, on two ergs to raise money for the boat club (towards the new men’s…

ECBC Winter Training Camp

On January 7, 2016, Posted by , By , , With No Comments

Training camp for all levels of rowers in preparation for Hilary Term and Torpids.