The Oxford & Cambridge Boat Race

First raced in 1829, the Boat Race is one of the oldest sporting events in the world. Watched by thousands along the banks of The Tideway, located between Putney and Mortlake in south London, this unique sporting event sees two strong squads of athletes competing against each other.

Where is it?

Putney, London

When is it?

7th April 2019

Information and bookings

Many celebrations can be enjoyed free of charge.

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