Cambridge '99 RC "Nines" is a rowing club based in Cambridge, UK, with one of the largest active rowing memberships in the region. The club's colours are a distinctive sky blue, 'old gold' and green.
The club rows all-year round and has a strong competitive ethos. All members are encouraged to take part in racing and the club has a strong track record of developing novice rowers to a highly competitive standard.
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... These days the club has a smoking ban in its boathouse but its members can still be found socialising and enjoying a drink together while long hours are spent on the water at weekends ... In 1990 CRA Bumping Races, the club was the first to hold the Head of the River position simultaneously in both the men's and women's events ...
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