Official times, & unofficial records:
|From||To||CUBC 2010||OUBC 2010||Goldie 2010||Isis 2010||Previous record time||set by||Year of record|
|University Stone||Mile Post||3:38||3:37||3:46||3:45||3:31||Oxford
|Mile Post||Hammersmith Bridge||2:54.5||2:53||2:59||2:58||2:45.5||Oxford||2002|
|Hammersmith Bridge||Chiswick Steps||3:54||3:56||4:04||4:03||3:36||Cambridge||1998|
|Chiswick Steps||Barnes Bridge||4:03.5||4:06||4:07||4:12||3:34||Oxford||2005|
|Barnes Bridge||Race Finish||3:05||3:07||3:07||3:11||2:47||Cambridge||1998|
Page produced 3 Apr 10, last updated 5 Apr 10. I hope my arithmetic is correct; if not, please let me know.
Record times here are unofficial (& disagree with those previously given
in previous years in the Boat Race official programme & in the British
Rowing Almanack, but you can see whether you agree with their arithmetic
The Almanack gives 2:46.5 for Oxford 2002 from the Mile Post to Hammersmith Bridge, but this was 3:38 to 6:23.5
It gives 2:46 for Oxford 1984 from Barnes Bridge to the Finish (as did the programme), but this was 13:57 to 16:45.
The Almanack shows Chiswick Steps to Barnes Bridge as being Cambridge's 1996 time of 3:35, but Oxford in 2005 did 3:34 (10:17 to 13:51).
The programme gave 9:57 for Cambridge 1998 from the Mile Post to Barnes Bridge, but this was 3:33 to 13:32.
It gave 9:56 for Cambridge 1998 from Hammersmith Bridge to the Finish, but this was 6:20 to 16:19.
UK Regattas and Heads in 2010
Unofficial lists of record times in various rowing events
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