Sam left the school in 2014, having coxed the School’s 1st VIII at Henley in his final year. Sam coxed his Oxford University crew to victory in the 163rd annual Oxford v Cambridge Boat Race
It was Sam’s second year coxing the university’s top crew which was defeated by Cambridge in 2016
In 2017 however, Sam steered the Oxford crew to their 80th triumph since the race began. They won by a margin of one and a quarter lengths.