Along with various alumni, Newcastle University had 17 students racing at the 1st GB Rowing Team Assessment in Boston, Lincolnshire.
Women's Captain, Fiona Chestnutt had one of the standout performances of the weekend, placing second in the U23 Lwt1x. Not to be out down, Fresher, Joe Adamson and Third Year, Oliver Costley placed fourth and third respectively in the U23 1x.
In the Men's Pairs, alumni Tom Ford and James Rudkin came first and second overall respectively. World Silver Medalist, Cormac Molloy and European Bronze Medalist, Freddie Strawson were among the top U23 pairs on the infamous Boston water.
Attention now turns to Rutherford Head on the 7th of December which will be followed by the annual Jim London Memorial dinner.