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  • WIN - Celebrate with Bollinger11th Mar 2014

    WIN - Celebrate with Bollinger

    To celebrate the 160th Boat Race between Oxford and Cambridge universities, Bollinger is offering a BIG prize of Blue Boat proportions; a 15L Nebuchadnezzar of Bollinger Special Cuvée, signed by the two crews. Read more

  • Cambridge the Heavyweights for 2014 Boat Races10th Mar 2014

    Cambridge the Heavyweights for 2014 Boat Races

    As the Men and Women’s Blue Boats weigh-in together today, it is the Cambridge Men’s crew and Women’s crew that top the scales. Read more

  • Fixture Report: OUBC vs German U23 8th Mar 2014

    Fixture Report: OUBC vs German U23

    Oxford have had their challenges this year as they prepare for The BNY Mellon Boat Race,  having to abandon their boathouse in Wallingford due to flooding with most training taking place at GB Rowing’s home at Caversham or at Dorney site of the 2012 Olympic regatta. Read more

  • OUBC Crews for Official Fixtures Announced7th Mar 2014

    OUBC Crews for Official Fixtures Announced

    The provisional Blue Boat and Isis crews that will race for the OUBC in official fixtures this weekend have been confirmed.  Read more

  • Fixture Report: CUBC vs Leander1st Mar 2014

    Fixture Report: CUBC vs Leander

    In bright spring sunshine the potential Cambridge Blue Boat today took on a crew from Leander Club over 3 race-pace pieces on the Tideway. Conditions were close to perfect for the start of the first race, which was from the Race start in Putney to St. Paul’s School boathouse. Read more

Through the ages

Through the ages
Read more about the Race's fascinating history. Read more

A decade ago

A decade ago
A moment of extreme drama leaves one crew trailing in the wake of their rivals. Read more

Through the ages

Through the ages
The Race has produced epic battles, sinkings and controversies aplenty since 1829 - as well as its fair share of Olympians. Read more