November 5, 2019

At the beginning of half term, a group of 24 Upper Boats set out to Scotland to complete a training camp kindly hosted by Edinburgh University. Unlike a typical training camp, this was based almost entirely on indoor exercise. This entailed testing and endurance work o...

May 7, 2019

On Saturday the Boat Club fielded 10 crews for the first regatta of the BASHER series. The 2nd VIII, 3rd VIII, Colts A, Colts B, Colts C, and Junior Colts A,B,C,D,E, all took part with five of these crews winning their categories. 

The BASHER series comprises of Bedford...

April 28, 2019

Halfway through the Easter Holidays, forty boys headed off to Portugal to take part in an 8 day training camp just north of Porto. We stayed in a hotel right next to the beautiful Caniçada lake. We had the lake completely to ourselves which went on for 8km uninterrupte...

April 28, 2019

The First VIII’s Head Race season didn’t, however, finish with Schools' Head as they went onto compete at The Men’s Head of the River. Men’s Head is an event for students and adults with about 400 crews representing clubs, universities and national teams (this year the...

April 28, 2019

Schools' Head is the culmination of the Head season, usually involving over 300 crews from the UK and even a few foreign teams. On 16th March, with most of the categories cancelled due to unfavourable weather, five Eton eights travelled to London to brave the Tideway. 

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At the end of February Half term 5 ECBC athletes sacrificed their weekend to partake in the first segment of GB trials: 2 5km races on Saturday and Sunday. Some of the results were the best Eton had seen in years - only one finished out of the top 10 on both days. They...

After New Year’s, normally you think of a day to recover, to look ahead to the new year. Not for 20 lucky rowers, however, who flew to Spain for their annual training camp in preparation of the head-racing season in the Lent Half. 

After driving a little over two hours...

December 16, 2018

On the 13th December, after the conclusion of trials and in the festive spirit, ECBC had our annual Michaelmas club day, the Christmas Pudding Races. Three teams were drawn by Mr Edmondson so that they were as even as possible so that as many Colts and Junior Colts got...

November 21, 2018

On Saturday 18th November, the boys of Upper Boats and Colts returned to the Kingston Grammar School boat house for the second time in as many weeks to race Teddington Head. This time, both squads raced both the morning and afternoon division. The Colts were the first...

November 12, 2018

On the 10th November, Upper Boats and Colts decamped on mass to Kingston to race in both Divisions of Kingston Small Boats Head. In the first division, Upper boats entered four 4+’s into J18 4+ with two in each band (Etn-Power and Burgess-Watson in Band One and Etn-Sla...

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