Meet the King’s Varsity Women’s Rowing Team, stroking their way to victory against UCL

They even make lycra look good????!


The hotly anticipated UCL v King's 1km Varsity boat race takes place on Wednesday 14th March. King's Women's impressive performances in this season's head races have seen them rising up the ranks of the leaderboard. Soz UCL, you better be prepared to lose.

Senior Women's Captain, Amy Kilby

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Position: 7 seat

Instagram: @amy2015

Quote: "Who knew chavs could row?!"

Marije Plak

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Position: Stroke

Instagram: @marijeplak

Quote: ^^^^ "Actual picture of me celebrating having beaten UCL on Wednesday"

Jessica Martin

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Position: 6 seat

Instagram: @jessicakatalin

Quote: "I can light the entire Eiffel Tower through sheer wattage"

Sophie Van Son

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Position: 5 seat

Instagram: @sophierosemaria

Quote: "Ergs so fat I need a seat for my ego"

Verity Hayter

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Positon: 4 seat

Instagram: @verityy_

Quote: "I bring the wow factor with every stroke, especially those I miss"

Amy Capener

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Position: 3 seat

Instagram: @bound_for_henley_then_mars

Quote: "Maybe she's crazy. Maybe she needs carbs. You. Don't. Know."

Juliet McQueen

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Position: 2 seat

Instagram: @julietmcqueen

Quote: "We've had a great season so far and smashed some races. Now we'll smash Varsity."

Nicole Seredenko

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Position: Bow

Instagram: @ohhnoitscoco

Quote: "As one of the Founding Fathers once said: America is all about speed. Hot, nasty, badass speed."

Teresa Nip

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Position: Cox

Instagram: @teresanip_

Quote: "One Belvita biscuit = one free speed"

Rowing Varsity 2018 will be held on the 14th March at Tideway Sculler's School on the banks of the River Thames, beginning with the senior women's four at 14:30. Tickets can be found here.