OUS Gloucestershire - Boat race party
Date and time: 4pm-6pm, Saturday 24 March
Venue: The Village Hall, Sheepscombe, GL6 7RQ
Details: The group invites Oxonians to join them and Cambridge alumni for their annual boat race party. The event will include an afternoon tea with home made cakes with tea, coffee, soft drinks and prosecco. There will also be a charity raffle - there is no obligation to join, although attendees are invited to bring along something to raffle off. The cost for the event is £10 per person.
Contact: Please email group secretary Sam Tolley with any queries.
Cancer Research UK Boat Races 2018
Location:Putney Embankment London SW15 1LB United Kingdom
Date:Saturday, 24 March 2018
Time:4.00pm to 6.30pm
Price:Open to the public
Support Oxford against Cambridge in the 164th men's Boat Race and 73rd Women's Boat Race
The Cancer Research UK Boat Races, supported by BNY Mellon and Newton Investment Management, sees four openweight crews competing from the University Stone at Putney to Mortlake up the four mile (6.8km) course.
The times of the races are:
- 4.31pm - the women’s boat race
- 4.46pm - the women's reserve race (Blondie v Osiris)
- 5.01pm - the men’s reserve race (Goldie v Isis)
- 5.31pm - the men's boat race
The Races are open to the public and you can gather at any one of the many vantage points along the riverbank such as Putney, Hammersmith, Barnes or Chiswick, on watch live on BBC One in the UK or on the BBC iPlayer.
Many of our alumni groups around the world are also holding events to mark the occasion. To find out what is happening where you are, please see below: