1919 Crews


The first ever race to be held in Britain between women's college VIIIs occurred on 14th June 1919. Newnham raced the London School of Medicine for Women over half a mile at Marlow, rowing in wooden fixed-seat clinkers.

1st VIII

Cox
Stroke
7
6
5
4
3
2
Bow

B. Clerke
D. Collier
M. Wiseman
D. Ellis
M. Chrystal
D. Lovell
J. Angus
K. Andrew
D. Jenkin

Results:

London School of Medicine for Women at Marlow: won by 1.75 lengths