Cambridge Beige sailed very steadily to finish 2nd in the Silver League at the Big Lash organised by Manchester University at West Kirby 10/11 March 2018. With 4 flights and reasonable weather, all 21 teams participating has a great week-end of racing.
Exceptionally cold weather resulted in the Cam Cup being cancelled - the first time this has happened in its 18 years of history. Originally scheduled for 3/4th March 2018, the decision to cancel was taken on the Thursday before the event. So, until 2019 ...
Cambridge Blue retained their title at an excellent Top Gun event held at Farmoor on 10/11 February 2018, beating Southampton 2-1 in a very closely-fought final. So Blue have achieved the hat-trick of three consecutive victories - congratulations to all the team!
Cambridge and Birmingham sailing teams filled the first five positions in the BUSA Qualifiers held at Grafham Water SC 3/4 February 2018. Cambridge Blue and Black are through to the BUSA Team Racing Finals (2-4 April, Strathclyde Loch). Purple aim to fight their way through at the Playoffs (3/4 March, Bartley Reservoir).
Tom Ridgman (Wolfson 1997) attended his last CUCrC General Committee Meeting, held in St John's Old Divinity School on Monday 20 November 2017. Tom has been Senior Treasurer of the Club since 2003 and his great contribution to the Club over the years was acknowledged with acclamation. He has seen the Club through many 'interesting' times, not the least being the separation of the Yachting Section to form the CU Yacht Club in 2013.