The Boat Race

Oxford Wins Men's University Boat Race As Cambridge Triumphs In Women’s Contest

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 02.04.2017 | UK

Oxford has beaten Cambridge in the 163rd men’s Boat Race on the River Thames. Oxford cruised over the line to win with a time of 17 minutes exactly,...

Boat Race To Go Ahead After WW2 Bomb Removed From River

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 02.04.2017 | UK

The university Boat Race is to go ahead after anunexploded World War Two bomb was found near the start line. The device was found near Putney Bridge ...

Here's Everything You Need To Know About The Boat Race 2017

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 01.04.2017 | UK

The Oxford and Cambridge University rowing teams will take to the Thames this Sunday for their annual clash. It will be the men’s 163rd race and the...

Boat Race Addition Can Only Be Good For All Concerned

Simon Bajkowski | Posted 15.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Simon Bajkowski

Everybody knows of 'The Boat Race', of course. Every year around the Easter period, a selection of very good rowers from Oxford and Cambridge slog their guts out on the Thames for about 20 minutes to batter their opponents into exhausted defeat. Less well known is the women's Boat Race.