October 2, 2017 by Lottie Paterson

As the new Cambridge season kicks off, Lottie Paterson looks at 12 of the best from last year's Varsity fixtures.
(Photo Credit: AP Photo?Mark Baker)

September 19, 2017 by Abigail Thellusson

In a show of unashamedly glaring symbolism, they hugged their legendary mentors at the Opening Ceremony, were passed the torch, and ran around the stadium to ethereal chimes...

August 10, 2017 by Lucy Morgan

Not unexpectedly, Cambridge (2nd, 3rd, and 4th at BUSA to Oxford’s 9th), were victorious 4-0 in the 100th Mixed Varsity Match sailed in Swallows at Itchenor Sailing Club on 6th ...
Josh & Tom (sail no. 4220, centre right) lead the chasing pack downwind

April 4, 2017 by Lucy Morgan

Starting today, and for the next two days, members of the Cambridge sailing team are competing in the BUCS team racing finals. The competition is comprised of the top 28 ...

March 5, 2017 by Duncan Hampshire

Cambridge Blue travelled to Spinnaker Sailing Club last weekend for the RYA & BUSA Ladies’ Team Racing Nationals. The event is open to all women’s teams, who compete for the ...

March 2, 2017 by Duncan Hampshire

Whilst the Ladies in the Sailing Team were at the RYA/BUSA Ladies Nationals, two teams, Cambridge Beige, and Cambridge University Men headed off to the Nottingham Snakebite. Teams arrived at ...
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February 26, 2017 by Helen White

The light blues secured a 26 – 19 victory on home turf on Saturday to maintain their three year varsity champion status. Conditions were gusty, causing some frustration for the ...

February 24, 2017 by Duncan Hampshire

Cambridge Blue finished as runners up at the Cam Cup last weekend whilst Royal Thames YC Blue, a team composed of current and past Cambridge Students, took first place. Nineteen ...

February 9, 2017 by Leonardo Buizza

Week 3 saw two historic performances, with both involving (appropriately) bronze-place finishes.

February 8, 2017 by Duncan Hampshire

Seventeen Teams from seven Universities descended on Grafham Water SC last weekend for the BUCS-BUSA Midlands Regional Qualifiers. Competing for places at the BUCS finals, to be held in West ...
Jem Lawson and Paris Thomas sailing upwind.

November 15, 2016 by Duncan Hampshire

Two Cambridge Teams, Blue and Black, ventured to Oxford this weekend, looking to kick off their seasons with strong performances. The competition included several teams who had previously won the ...

November 11, 2016 by Leonardo Buizza

End of Week 5 - who nailed it with the most impressive performance of the week?
Josh & Tom (sail no. 4220, centre right) lead the chasing pack downwind

November 9, 2016 by Arthur Henderson

In a deviation in format from our normal team racing competitions, “Vice Admiral of Fleet Racing” Joshua Flack entered two pairings to the BUCS-BUSA Fleet Racing Championships 2016 at Draycote ...

July 17, 2016 by Anthony Butler

Two more wins to add to the Varsity tally as Oxford keel over to the Cambridge team

May 12, 2016 by Richard Ollington

The finalists have been announced, who do you think deserves it?
Ox v Cam 2

February 29, 2016 by Richard Ollington

Roundup of the year so far - who is sportiest?
GDBO blue

February 23, 2016 by Izhan Khan

A rundown of all the Varsity Matches taking place this weekend; find out how to stay up to date which each and every one courtesy of the Blue Bird!
Close racing in the ladies varsity match

October 8, 2015 by Tim Gratton

Not a yacht to do this year, how about signing up for sailing?
From the left: William Moss, Tristan Downing, Richard Ollington and Robbie Gilmore

September 5, 2015 by Robbie Gilmore

The light blues were out in force overseas claiming the Ariadne yacht race trophy and missing the overall record by a matter of minutes
Ox v Cam Oxford Cambridge who won the most varsities so far

July 29, 2015 by The Blue Bird

Roundup of the year - who was sportiest?
Mens match

July 28, 2015 by Robbie Gilmore

CUCrC men secure a third Varsity win in as many years and the women lose 4-3 in a tight match
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April 13, 2015 by Bryan Ormond

The Cambridge Sailors write themselves into the history books after a fantastic display at BUCS finals!

November 20, 2014 by Bryan Ormond

CUCrC sailors achieve an impressive 1-2 finish in their first Regatta of the year.
Cambridge May Week

November 11, 2014 by Sarah Lombard

University sports clubs are often associated with boozy socials, big nights and challenging initiations for newcomers to the club. But does going through the weird traditions that some sports clubs undertake actually add anything to the member’s experience and sense of belonging?

October 28, 2014 by Izhan Khan

Tim Palmer, Commodore of the Cruising club talks about the finer details of sailing and windsurfing, and how he hopes to continue the trend of Varsity dominance next summer.

October 11, 2014 by Abbie Harvey

Having just embarked on an ERASMUS year in France, Abbie Harvey offers a fascinating comparison between French and English University sport.

October 6, 2014 by Sarah Lombard

With the two different spheres of College and University sport, it’s unusual for a Cambridge student to try an entirely new sport at University level. Whilst it’s a great way to meet people from other Colleges, a fantastic tactic for relaxing after a long day of lectures and supervisions, not everyone is up to the additional challenge of learning a sport from scratch. These brave souls tested the waters as beginners when it seemed like everyone else could already swim.