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KCLBC in race for £10,000 sponsorship deal

King’s College London Boat Club are in with the chance of winning a £10,000 sponsorship deal with Late Night London Students, which would allow us to put in place some exciting new plans for next year as the club continues to expand, following this season’s ongoing success. We are competing against university sports clubs from across the[…]

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Head Coach Position Available

King’s College London Boat club is looking for a Head Coach to oversee and execute the 2017/18 season. As you may already know we are based at Tideway Sculler’s School by Chiswick Bridge which is a prime location, especially in Head Season, but also with easy access to Dorney Lake and the Docks as well[…]

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Women’s Squad Success at Quintin Head 2017

On Saturday 28th January, over 230 crews marshalled ahead of the 12:15pm start of this year’s Quintin Head, three of which representing KCLBC. Our entries included one WIM3 crew and two crews in the Women’s Novice category. Quintin would be our first head race of 2017 and therefore an excellent opportunity to see how we measure[…]

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KCLBC have a successful weekend at UH Bumps 2016

    This weekend saw KCLBC racing UH Bumps 2016. With 3 women’s and 2 men’s boats rowing over the weekend, bringing together current and old rowers, KCLBC had an eventful and successful weekend. The GKT men were bumped by a fast George’s boat and then maintained 3rd position – ready to go for the[…]

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KCLBC Win Silver at BUCS Head

On the weekend of the 20th February, KCLBC made their way to Newcastle for their first BUCS Head in recent years. After a good start to the women’s season at Quintin Head, and with some good training laid down by all squads on the Tideway, it was an exciting chance to see where we were[…]

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KCLBC Ergathon

Today is the day! Come along to St Thomas’ to watch our rowers take part in a 24 hour ergathon for KCLBC and the Evelina. There will be a cake sale this afternoon accompanied by the whirring of the ergs so pop along if you’re in the area. Thank you to everyone who has already[…]

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24-hour Ergathon Fundraiser for Evelina and KCLBC

From 12pm Wednesday 17th March KCLBC will be taking part in a 24-hour ergathon at St Thomas’ hospital. We will have two ergos in the Great Hall and will be keeping them ticking over until 12pm on Thursday, raising vital funds for the club and for the Evelina. The Evelina is a specialist children’s hospital[…]

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KCLBC Goes To Cambridge

In terms of ‘age old traditions’, KCLBC can lay claim to quite a few. But from all the odd quirks, rituals, events, going on tour to Cambridge is one of the best, and biggest. This annual pilgrimage is an opportunity for our large cohort of freshers termed beginner’s) to cut their teeth in their first ever race, and[…]

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Kingston Small Boats Head

KCLBC has a good tradition of coming to Kingston Small Boats Head (KSBH), doing well and enjoying the racing. This part of river is much different from the Thames we know and love; smooth water and a current that does not batter crews to pieces. If I were to assign a colour to our part[…]

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British Championships

Two weekends ago the women’s squad were competing in the British Championship up in Nottingham. This was their first competition of the year and with many changes to the boat, it was going to be interesting to see how they did. They arrived on the Saturday, checked in to the Grantham hotel and then went[…]

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