BBC | The Boat Race Partner


BBC Sport is once again honoured to be broadcasting the 167th Men’s and the 76th Women’s Boat Race and continuing a tradition and relationship that that began more than eighty years ago.

As part of this partnership, The BBC will provide Race Day coverage for both the Men’s and Women’s Races live on the BBC and via the BBC Sport website, presenting the build-up on the day as well as interviews and insights into the preparation for this unique national sporting contest.
The Boat Race 2022 will take place on Sunday 3 April with the Women’s Boat Race scheduled to start at 14.23 and the Men’s Boat Race will begin at 15.23.


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