Who won the Oxford and Cambridge boat race?

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.

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.

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How can I watch the Oxford Cambridge 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.

Where is Oxford Cambridge boat race held?

The Boat Race/Event locations

Where does the boat race start and end?

The Boat Race, between the University crews of Oxford and Cambridge was first raced in 1829 at Henley. It is one of the oldest sporting events in the world and takes place around Easter every year. The course runs over 4.2 miles of the Thames Tideway, starting at Putney and finishing at Mortlake.

How many miles is the Oxford Cambridge boat race?

The Boat Race course, known as the Championship Course is 4 miles, 374 yards or 6.8 km long. It stretches between Putney and Mortlake on the River Thames in South West London.

Is the Boat Race 2022 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. Coverage of The Boat Race on BBC will begin at 2:50pm BST and will end at 4:20pm BST.

What TV station is the boat race on?

BBC | The Boat Race Partner.

What time does the boat race actually start?

The 167th Men’s Boat Race begins at 3.23pm. The women’s reserve race is at 2.38pm, followed by the men’s reserves at 2.53pm.

Who won the Boat Race 2022 today?

The men’s race was umpired by multiple Olympic gold-medallist Matthew Pinsent who rowed three times for Oxford University Boat Club in the early 1990s before umpiring the 2013 men’s race and the 2018 women’s race.
The Boat Race 2022
Umpire Matthew Pinsent
Women’s race
Winner Cambridge
Margin of victory 2¼ lengths

How many minutes is the boat race?

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.

How many times has a boat sunk in the boat race?

There have been four previous sinkings in the Men’s Boat Race, starting with 1912 with both boats sank in stormy weather. In 1951, the Oxford boat sank while in 1978 it was the turn of Cambridge. In 1984, Cambridge suffered one of the race’s most farcical sinkings when their boat collided with a tug and split in half.

What is the stroke rate in the boat race?

Off the start line, individuals in the crew will complete up to 48 strokes a minute. Not for the fitness faint-hearted, MH Junior Fitness Editor, Michael Jennings, strapped his feet in a rower at the Oxford gym to talk, and row, with crew member Joshua Bugaski to see what it takes to earn a place in the boat.

What do you wear to a Boat Race?

A white cotton shirt will suit any jacket colour. Or pastel shades of pink, yellow or blue match well with navy. Wear without a tie and slightly unbuttoned to adopt the informal style. Once you have chosen your blazer, you need beige, cream or camel-coloured chinos to complete the look.

Can you wear jeans on a boat?

They also provide the advantage of being easy to slip on and take off. A pretty good rule of thumb: whatever you wear, make sure you don’t care if it gets wet. Denim jeans or cut-offs are always handy, since they are tough fabric and also comfortable.

Can you wear jeans to the races?

Wear whatever makes you comfortable. During the regular work week, most people at the races have on jeans and t-shirts. If you’re going on a big race day and don’t want to dress up, stick with a comfortable pair of pants and polo shirt. That goes for ladies and gentlemen.