Sunday, 6 April 2014

2014 Boat Race

Oxford won!

But after 2014 Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race, the greatest boat race in the World, Cambridge have won the race 81 times and Oxford 78 times, with one dead heat.

Oxford powered to their fifth Boat Race victory in seven years (and 10 of the 15 last races) against University rivals Cambridge on the River Thames.

Oxford, who won by 11 lengths. Also Reserve Boat Race and Women's Boat Race won by Oxford.

By keeping traditions winning crews threw their coxswains Laurence Harvey and Sophie Shawdon into the river.

Traditional swimming for Oxford coxswain

The next BNY Mellon Boat Race will take place in 2015 on the last weekend of March or the first weekend of April.