Alternative Venue

The 2018 Varsity Lightweight races at the HBR have been relocated to Eton Dorney.

Adverse river conditions on the Thames at Henley have made it necessary to relocate the 2018 Oxford & Cambridge Lightweight Boat Races. The management at Eton Dorney have kindly agreed that racing may take place at Dorney Lake. Due to another event taking place at Dorney there will be no general parking available. Parking for HBR spectators severely restricted and by permit only - other vehicles will not be permitted access to the site. It is a condition of our permission to race at Eton Dorney that spectators do not park in the villages and lanes adjacent to Dorney Lake.

Unfortunately it has been necessary to cancel the Alumnae and Inter-Collegiate Races. These will not relocate to Eton Dorney.

Please be aware, there are no spectator facilities available at Dorney Lake. Those wishing to watch the racing are strongly encouraged to watch the racing via our live-streaming service rather than attending in person at Dorney.

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