Page created 29 Sep 2015, last updated 23 Mar 2018.
The information here is unofficial. If, for the event you are looking at, there are no links here to the 2018 information, it may perhaps be worth trying last year's link (if there is one) from the 2017 calendar. See also the British Rowing calendar
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC JAN 6-7 Jan GB para-rowing trials - Caversham 13-14 Jan GB para-rowing trials - Caversham 14 Jan Star Club New Year Head 20 Jan Weybridge Winter Head [start order; results] Northampton Head of the Nene [start order] 21 Jan Boston Head [div 1 results; div 2 cancelled because of bad weather] OUWBC trial eights [crew announcement & result] CRA Winter League race 1 [results] United Hospitals Winter Regatta 27 Jan Quintin Eights Head 11:30 [start order; final results again] Cambridge Head to Head [results] Tyne United New Year Head Glasgow University Western Head 28 Jan
Thames Valley Trial Head[not to be held, because of January weather; possibly an alternative in October] Stourport Winter Head[cancelled because of rising river levels] Cardiff Head of the Taff[not this year, because of construction works] Strathclyde University BC Head [course shortened] FEB 3 Feb Peterborough Head of the Nene [start order; results now available] Wycliffe Big Head [start order; results as available] Durham SBH [start order now available] Hampton Head [alphabetical list of entries; start order; results will be available at myracetime.co.uk (by category & overall)] 4 Feb Head of the Severn South of England Indoor Rowing Championships - Abingdon UL v OUWBC [report] 10 Feb South Yorkshire Head[cancelled because of river level & weather forecast] Plymouth Head Race GB Senior & U23 trials - Boston [results now available, + report] Northern Region JIRR trials - Cambois Boustead Cup - TRC v LRC 10-11 Feb Inverness 8s & Scottish Students Heads 11 Feb Bedford Eights & Fours Head [results] Warrington Head of the Mersey Dewar Shield - AK v Furnivall v Sons 17 Feb Henley 4s & 8s Head [draw now available, & results] Molesey Veterans Head [start order; results] Worcester Head [changed url; draw & results now available; now back to full length course] Tyne Head [results now available] Aberdeen 8s Head Pre Boat Race fixtures - UL v CUWBC 13:10 [report] 17-18 Feb GB Junior trials - Boston 18 Feb Greenwich 8s & 4s Head City of Bristol Head[not this year?] CRA Winter League race 2 [results] Pre Boat Race fixtures - CUWBC v Westminster Sch 13:45; UL v CUBC 14:15 [report] 24 Feb Burway Head[cancelled due to lack of entries] Avon County Spring Head [start order] Norwich Head [provisional draw] Trafford Head of Bridgewater [provisional draw; results] Pre Boat Race fixtures - OUWBC v Oxford Brookes 16:00 [report]; OUBC v Oxford Brookes 16:45 [report] 24-25 Feb BUCS Championship & Beginner Heads [start order now available; watch for information regarding conditions; results when available; live results; division 2 shortened] 25 Feb Hammersmith Head 11:00 [provisional draw; abandoned before the start because of conditions] Head of the Trent, Nottingham [start order & resultsnow available] Note that the English Indoor Rowing Championships which normally takes place in February will not take place in 2018 because of the unavailability of the venue. 27 Feb - 3 MAR Cambridge University Lent Bumps [results & live commentary from CamFM, & results from 1st & 3rd; Wednesday M3/W1/M1 racing cancelled because of snow & ice on the towpath; Thursday cancelled; racing resumed on Friday but not W3 or M3] 28 Feb - 3 Mar Oxford University Torpids [results from Anu Dudhia; Thursday & Friday racing has been cancelled due to the cold and the changeable conditions] 3 Mar Reading University Head[cancelled for safety reasons, based on weather forecast and a sunk boat in mid-river near RRC] Runcorn Spring 8s[cancelled because of extreme conditions and forecast] Adur Head [new url] Pre Boat Race fixtures - UL v OUBC 13:30 3-4 Mar GB para-rowing trials - Caversham 4 Mar Maidstone Spring Head[cancelled because of weather] Gloucester Head[cancelled due to the inclement weather] Yorkshire Head (moved from 11th) [provisional start order now available; cancelled because of condditions] West Midlands Junior Championships (including JIRR trials) - Stourport this year [final draw; cancelled because of forecast weather; postponed to 24 March & moved to Worcester] Eastern Region JIRR trials[cancelled because of forecast weather] Thames South East JIRR trials[cancelled; weekend of Mar 17/18 could be plan B, probably 18 Mar at Maidstone, now 17th at Docks; plan C Mar 25 at Maidstone] North West JIRR trials - Northwich [results Christchurch Head of the Stour[cancelled because of weather forecast; had hoped to reschedule on another date but unable to do so] United Hospitals Head Pre Boat Race fixtures - OUWBC v MBC 13:45; CUBC v Oxford Brookes 14:30 Fri 9 Mar National Junior Indoor Rowing Championships - Lee Valley Athletics Centre [ provisional results] Sat 10 Mar WOMEN'S EIGHTS HEAD ( 09:45, start now delayed to 10:30) [ final start order; results live results (including crew composition & CRI Max figures)-details available for geeks; another url for live times] Sun 11 Mar HEAD OF THE RIVER (10:45) [start order was available and has now been ; note no SWR trains to Barnes Bridge, Chiswick, or Kew Bridge; results; intermediate times (though a few missing); video] Mon 12 Mar Schools' Head 13:00 [start order; live results; results: by event & overall] Tue 13 Mar Oarsport Junior Sculling Head [ start order; provisional results] 17 Mar Kingston Head [keep an eye on conditions; start order v1 now available; cancelled because of river conditions & weather forecast] North of England Head [provisional start order now available; cancelled because of fierce stream, strong winds, and cold temperatures] Alton Spring Head [probably not in 2018] CRA Winter League race 3 [check regarding junior competitors because of the conditions; final results] Thames Upriver JIRR trials[cancelled because of adverse weather] Thames South East JIRR trials [postponed from 4 Mar, now at Docks; postponed again because of forecast weather conditions, now 25 Mar at Maidstone] Boat Race of the North - Newcastle U v Durham U - on the Tyne - Redheugh Bridge to Millennium Bridge - 14:30[now cancelled due to concerns over transporting boats] Aberdeen Boat Race - Aberdeen U v Robert Gordon U - 13:30 TayForth - Dundee Univ v Stirling Univ - at Dundee[cancelled because of forecast conditions] 18 Mar Cambridge Champs Junior Sculling Head (& postponed Eastern region trials for JIRR)[cancelled because of forecast conditions] Lincoln Head[cancelled because of weather conditions] BTC Spring Head[cancelled because of forecast weather] Henley Boat Races [moved to Dorney, but no parking available there; revised schedule now available; streamed live; reports] Birmingham City University v Aston University - Edgbaston reservoir 12 noon[postponed to Wednesday 21st] Thames London JIRR trials - Hampton Wed 21 Mar Birmingham City University v Aston University - Edgbaston reservoir 14:00 [postponed from 18th; results] UBR Women's Spare Pairs Race 15:30 Fri 23 Mar University Boat Race rehearsal 14:30; <>a href="http://www.theboatrace.org/news/veterans-boat-race-crews-announced">Veterans' Boat Race - Putney to Furnival [programme]s 24 Mar University Boat Races Women's Boat Race 16:31, Blondie v Osiris 16:46, Goldie v Isis 17:01, Men's Boat Race 17:31 [announcement of umpires; crew announcements & from BR; late change to OUBC crew; reserve crew announcements] Ponteland Junior Head Clydesdale Head[cancelled because of circumstances beyond the club's control] West Midlands Junior Championships (including JIRR trials) - Stourport this year [postponed from 4 March and moved from Stourport to Worcester] 24-27 Mar GB Junior trials - NWSC 25 Mar Vesta Veterans Head 10:30 (remember BST) [also accepted non-Masters entries; draw now available] Thames South East JIRR trials [postponed from 4 Mar & 17 Mar, now back to Maidstone] 31 Mar Clyde ARC Power Sprint APR 1 Apr Easter Sunday Northwich Spring Head 7 Apr HEAD OF THE RIVER 10:00 provisional[date now changed to Sun 11 Mar] 7-8 Apr GB para-rowing trials - Caversham 8 Apr Abingdon Head [changed from 15 Apr] Bedford Spring Fours & Small Boats Head [new url] 13-15 Apr GB Senior, U23, & FISU trials - Caversham 14 Apr Chester-le-Street Trafford Southampton Coastal Head Head of the Dart [new url] North East Regatta - Aberdeen [this year one day only] 15 Apr Abingdon Head[changed to 8 Apr] 21 Apr Junior Inter-Regional Regatta - NWSC, Nottingham Oxford City Bumps Welsh Boat Race - Cardiff v Swansea - Swansea Marina 22 Apr GB Junior trials - NWSC Leicester Viking Shield, Folkestone Midlands Indoor Rowing Championships 28 Apr Nottingham City[usual date in May not available, nor this date, so now moved to 26 May] Hammersmith Amateur Birmingham Bristol U v UWE Varsity Match 28-29 Apr Strathclyde Park (& Scottish Student Rowing Championships) 29 Apr Nottingham Masters and Club[usual date in May not available, nor this date, so now moved to 27 May] Lea Spring MAY 5 May Chiswick Evesham Merseyside York Spring Junior Sculling Regatta, organised by The Scullery Coalporters South West Indoor Rowing Competition - organised by Bideford Blues 5-7 May BUCS Regatta - NWSC, Nottingham 6 May Wallingford Regatta - Dorney Evesham Sprint Mon 7 May Marlow Spring 12 May Bedford Amateur Borne at Chiswick Bridge Bristol Avon at Saltford [date from 19th] Castle Semple 12-13 May Durham City Shrewsbury 13 May Ball Cup South (Dorney) 19 May Thames Ditton Putney Town Worcester Spring [new url] Bristol Avon at Saltford[date to 12th] Tees Lymington/ Milford-on-Sea Hastings Regatta at Bexhill Glasgow RC Summer 20 May Lancaster Champs Eights Head (CRA closed event) Maidenhead Junior (invitation event) Bexhill 23-26 May Oxford Summer Eights [live racedesk] 25-27 May NATIONAL SCHOOLS - Dorney [message regarding events for 2018; 2018 circular] 26 May Nottingham City [ date; usual date in May not available, nor alternative date in April] Twickenham Wansbeck Christchurch 26-27 May Monmouth Regatta & Sprint United Hospitals Bumps 27 May Nottingham Masters and Club [ date; usual date in May not available, nor alternative date in April] Mon 28 May Northwich JUN Fri 1 Jun Start of Round Britain row 2 Jun Hexham Ryde Shoreham 2-3 Jun Metropolitan - Dorney Peterborough Hereford 3 Jun Trentham Shanklin Brighton and Hove 9 Jun Blenheim Palace Junior Regatta Walton & Weybridge Chester Bridgnorth Itchen Plymouth 9-10 Jun Scottish Championships (& Scottish Schools Championships) Durham Star 10 Jun Weybridge Ladies Dover 13-16 Jun Cambridge University May Bumps [results & live commentary from CamFM] 16 Jun Marlow Town Barnes & Mortlake Stratford Woolston Worthing Wimbleball 16-17 Jun Reading Amateur BRITISH ROWING MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIPS (further info at www.masterschamps.org) 17 Jun Worthing Town 22-24 Jun HENLEY WOMEN'S REGATTA [ 2018 rules were published at noon on 1 Dec 2017] 23 Jun Marlow Regatta - Dorney Tyne St Ives Swanage Port of Bideford Nithsdale 24 Jun Thames Valley Park York Summer Folkestone Fri 29 Jun HENLEY ROYAL REGATTA qualifying races 30 Jun Reading Town Richmond Peterborough Junior Bradford Sprint Poole Eastbourne 30 Jun - 1 JUL Ironbridge 1 Jul Egham GB J16 trials - NWSC 4-8 Jul HENLEY ROYAL REGATTA 7 Jul Talkin Tarn 12-16 Jul GB Junior trials - NWSC 13-14 Jul Henley Masters [2018 entry information, including doubling-up restrictions] 14 Jul BTC Deal City of Exeter 14-15 Jul Kingston Burton Llandaff 15 Jul Ball Cup North at Runcorn Junior Regatta England trials for Home International Tue 17 - Fri 20 Jul Cambridge Town Bumps [results; multi-year bumps charts: men/ women] 20-22 Jul BRITISH ROWING JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS - NWSC, Nottingham 21 Jul Southsea Home International - Cork IRL 21-22 Jul Molesey Totnes & Bridgetown Royal 22 Jul Power8 Sprints - Bristol [ event; BBC announcement] 28 Jul Staines Warrington Newport - Fours Herne Bay Falmouth 28-29 Jul St Neots Bewdley 29 Jul Burway Sprint Newport - Small Boats & Junior AUG 2-5 Aug European Sports Championships - rowing at Strathclyde Park 4 Aug Henley T&V Sudbury Bournemouth (will probably take place at Hamworthy Park, Poole) 5 Aug Hants & Dorset Championship/ SCC Selection row-offs - if required (Dock Head, Soton) Appledore & Instow 11 Aug Maidenhead Paignton 11-12 Aug Peterborough Summer Stourport 18 Aug Warwick Danson Dashes 18-19 Aug Oxford City Regatta BR Offshore Champs in FISA coastal boats, and Commonwealth Beach Sprint championships - Sandbanks, Poole British Rowing Sculling Festival 25 Aug CARA Regatta - venue tbc, + CARA row offs Torbay Royal Aberdeen Sprint 25-26 Aug Gloucester 26 Aug Ross Masters & Juniors Sprint Mon 27 Aug Ross Open Thu 30 Aug Port of Dartmouth Royal SEP 1 Sep North of England Sprint Championships Tyne Single Scullers Head 2 Sep Lea Autumn Great Ouse Marathon Tue 4 Sep Doggett's Coat & Badge 8 Sep Worcester Autumn [new url] Saints Regatta - Loch Ore Meadow Great River Race 8-9 Sep South Coast Championships - Deal 9 Sep Cambridge Autumn Upton Beginners 15 Sep Isis Sculls Bradford Autumn Milton Keynes[date to 22 Sep] 16 Sep Boston Marathon 22 Sep York Autumn Sculls[date to 30 Sep] Yare Cup Milton Keynes [date from 15 Sep] Penarth 23 Sep Chester LDSc Maidstone SBH Monmouth Autumn Head 29 Sep Wallingford LDSc Runcorn Autumn Head Durham Autumn Sprint Cambridge SBH 30 Sep York Autumn Sculls [date from 22 Sep] OCT 6 Oct Pairs Head Worcester SBH [changed url] Tyne LDSc (Northern LDSc series) & Tyne United SBH 7 Oct St Neots SBH Burton Head Head of the Don 13 Oct Reading SBH Tees LDSc (Northern LDSc series) & Tees SBH Monkton Bluefriars SBH Evesham Jun Head Agecroft SBH Rob Roy Autumn Head 14 Oct Bedford Autumn Fours & SBH Ancholme Head Cardiff Autumn Head 20 Oct Weybridge Silver Sculls Berwick LDSc (Northern LDSc series) 20-21 Oct BRITISH ROWING SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS - NWSC, Nottingham 21 Oct Medway Head 27 Oct Marlow LDSc Dee Autumn Head Norfolk LDSc Wansbeck LDSc (Northern LDSc series) and Wansbeck SBH 28 Oct Upper Thames Autumn Head Nottingham Autumn Head Gloucester LD Head Huntingdon Head NOV 3 Nov Fours Head provisional time 12:00 Pangbourne Junior Sc South Hylton LDSc (Northern LDSc series) 4 Nov Veteran 4s Head Stourport SBH City of Bristol Autumn Head [date from 11th] 10 Nov Henley Sculls Kingston SBH Durham LDSc (Northern LDSc series) & Durham Autumn SBH Peterborough Autumn Head [tbc - not held in 2017] TayForth - Stirling Univ v Dundee Univ 11 Nov Docklands SBH Northwich Autumn Head City of Bristol Autumn Head[date to 4th] Ely SBH 16-17 Nov Scottish Rowing Indoor Championships (Fri 16 Schools, Sat 17 Open) 17 Nov Teddington Head Avon Autumn Head Cambridge Winter Head Loughborough Winter Soar Head 18 Nov York SBH Star Club Head Head of the Lune Fri 23 Nov Welsh Schools Indoor Championships 24 Nov Hampton SBH (Jun) Evesham Main Head / Masters of the Avon Welsh Indoor Championships 25 Nov Wallingford 4s & 8s Hd Lincoln University Beginnersí Head DEC 1 Dec Vesta Scullers Head Burway SBH Wycliffe SBH Liverpool Victoria Head of the Float Newark Head Rutherford Head University of York White Rose Head 8 Dec Derby Really Small Boats Head British Rowing Indoor Championships [alternative page; results] 9 Dec Monmouth Christmas Head 15 Dec Walton SBH To 2019 calendar
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