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Univeristy Squads - Represent Oxford University


Rowing at Oxford is represented at the University level by four different squads that cover the openweight and lightweight, male and female categories. These are Oxford University Boat Club (OUBC), Oxford University Women's Boat Club (OUWBC), Oxford University Lightweight Rowing Club (OULRC) and Oxford University Women's Lightwieght Rowing Club (OUWLRC).

Lightweight is defined as, for men a crew average of no more than 70kg (max individual 72.5kg), and for women a crew average of 57kg (max individual 59kg). This is the competition requirement and entry into a lightweight squad may be above this weight. Nutrition advice is avaialble with and through all squads.

Coxes are always wanted by all four squads.

What's On

  • OUBC began their training and selection process on Monday 12th September


President: Karl Hudspith
Senior Member: Sir John Bell
Result 2011: Oxford beat Cambridge by 4 lengths



President: Harriet Keane
Senior Member: Dr Lisa Walker
Result 2011: Oxford beat Cambridge by 1 length


President: James Thom
Senior Member: Prof Ben Davis
Result 2011: Oxford beat Cambridge by a canvas


President: Katarzyna Bera
Senior Member: Dr Fernanda Pirie
Result 2011: Cambridge beat Oxford by 1.5 lengths