Cancer Research UK Boat Races 2018

Cancer Research UK Boat Races 2018

This event is in the past.

  • The Cancer Research UK Boat Races donated by BNY Mellon and Newton Investment Management
Support the Light Blues against their Oxford rivals in the 164th men's Boat Race and 73rd Women's Boat Race.
Saturday, 24 March 2018 - 4.00pm to 6.30pm GMT
Open to: 
Public (open to all)

Update (26/03/18): see the results

Four openweight crews compete on the championship course from the University Stone at Putney to Mortlake. The Blue Boats, Goldie and Blondie will race their Oxford counterparts up the four mile (6.8km) course at the following times:

The Cancer Research UK Boat Races, supported by BNY Mellon and Newton Investment Management

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

See the Races from one of the many vantage points along the riverbank such as Putney, Hammersmith, Barnes or Chiswick, on BBC One in the UK or on the BBC iPlayer. Or share the excitement of the Races with your fellow alumni by attending one of the Alumni Group events listed below.

Lightweight races

See event listing for the Henley Boat Races 2018 >

Find out more

Information about the races, clubs and crews, partners and media broadcasts may be found on the Cancer Research UK Boat Races website.

Location

(Races begin adjacent to) Putney Embankment London
SW15 1LB
United Kingdom

Confirmed events

Vancouver
Saturday, 5 May 2018 - 6.30pm PDT
Price: $88 Per Person

The Vancouver Oxford and Cambridge Society's dinner is the oldest boat race dinner in North America and the cornerstone of what has kept the Society operating through the Great Depression, World War II, and more changes.

Nova Scotia
Friday, 11 May 2018
Price: $95 per person

Join the Oxford and Cambridge Society of Nova Scotia for their 52nd Annual Boat Race Dinner.

Seattle
Friday, 11 May 2018 - 7.00pm PDT
Price: $110 - $130 per person

Join the Cambridge Society of Washington DC their 71st Annual Dinner.