What time is the Boat Race 2022?

The women’s Boat Race will be the first event held, and is due to begin at 2.23pm. The men’s race is set to start exactly an hour later at 3.23pm, with both races set to take around 20 minutes from start to finish.

Where does the Boat Race start and end?

The Championship Course

The stations are known as Middlesex and Surrey, with advantages and disadvantages for each side because of the bends in the river. The Race starts downstream of Putney Bridge and passes under Hammersmith Bridge and Barnes Bridge before finishing just before Chiswick Bridge.

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How long does The Boat Race take?

The Boat Race
The Men’s Boat Race
Current champion Oxford (2022)
Course record Cambridge, 1998 (16 min 19 sec)
Course The Championship Course River Thames, London
Course length 4.2 miles (6.8 km)

How many minutes does The Boat Race take?

The average time taken to complete the course is 20 minutes, but the Cambridge men’s crew holds the record for the fastest time of 16 minutes and 19 seconds, achieved in 1998. Cambridge sank in 1859 and 1978, Oxford in 1925 and 1951, and both boats went down in 1912 when the race was started in a virtual gale.

Is the Boat Race always on a Sunday?

In earlier years the race was usually held on Saturdays then Sundays in the afternoon, but it’s always at the weekend. Times have also varied a little so double-check. In 2022 it was on Sunday 3rd April.

Is the Boat Race on TV?

How to watch on TV. The Boat Race will be broadcasted live on BBC One, iPlayer and the BBC Sport website, including the build-up and interviews prior to the race.

Do you need tickets to watch the boat race?

The Gemini Boat Race 2022 is free to watch. There are plenty of great vantage points to see all the action from. You can enjoy the big screens from our Fan Parks at Bishops Park and Furnivall Gardens or take in the views from a riverside pub.

What time is the mens boat race this afternoon?

15:23pm Men’s Boat Race.

Where does the Boat Race start in London?

The course runs over 4.2 miles of the Thames Tideway, starting at Putney and finishing at Mortlake. The PLA works in close cooperation with the organisers of the Boat Race every year to ensure that the race is run properly and safely.

Where can I watch the Boat Race 2022 in London?

Bishops Park fan park (north side of the river between Putney and Hammersmith Bridges) Furnivall Gardens fan park (north side of the river, just west of Hammersmith Bridge)

Is The Boat Race always in April?

London, 14 October 2021. The Boat Race will return to its celebrated Championship Course on the river Thames in London and will take place on Sunday 3 April 2022.

What date is The Boat Race 2023?

It’s official – Next year’s Gemini Boat Race will take place on 26 March 2023. The 168th Men’s Race will set off at 5pm, and the 77th Women’s Race will start at 4pm (All times are BST). The Reserve Races will take place between both Blue Boat races.

Why is the boat race called Gemini?

In 2011, after their return to New York from a year at the Said Business School in Oxford, ‘Gemini’ was adopted as the trading name of another pair of twins, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss.

Where does the boat race take place?

The Boat Race/Event locations

Who usually wins The Boat Race?

As of the 2022 race, Cambridge lead overall in the competition with 85 victories to Oxford’s 81; the 1877 race was declared a “dead heat”. Cambridge have led Oxford in cumulative wins since 1930.

Who runs The Boat Race?

The Boat Race Company is a company limited by Shares (no. 02544376) established by the Oxford and Cambridge Rowing Foundation to deliver the annual Boat Race between Cambridge University and Oxford University.