Men's and Women's Hours - Easter Term 2018

Rule 11 details the restrictions on rowing that come into force on weekdays during Easter Full Term:

  • Early Hour: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Changeover: 6:30pm - 7:00pm
  • Late Hour: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The only crews permitted to row between Chesterton and Baitsbite Lock  during these periods are:

  • 1st VIIIs
  • VIIIs in 1st and 2nd Divisions of the May Bumps

IVs comprising rowers eligible to row in the evening hours may use the changeover period to get downstream of Baitsbite Lock but may not be between Baitsbite and Chesterton during the restricted hours.

Use of the river during the restricted hours is limited to crews of the following sexes each week:

Date Early Hour
5:30 - 6:30pm
Late Hour
7:00 - 8:00pm
Thur 26th Apr - Fri 27th Apr Women Men
Mon 30th Apr - Fri 4th May Men Women
Mon 7th May - Fri 11th May Women Men
Mon 14th May - Fri 18th May Men Women
Mon 21st May - Fri 25th May Women Men
Mon 28th May - Fri 1st Jun Men Women
Mon 4th Jun  - Fri 8th Jun Women Men
Mon 11th Jun - Tue 12th Jun Women Men

On Tuesday 24th April and Wednesday 25th April, there will be a single combined Men's and Women's "hour" from 18:00 - 20:00 due to the Small Boats Regatta. In addition to eligible VIIIs, IVs comprising rowers eligible to row in the evening hours may also row between Chesterton and Baitsbite Lock during the combined "hour" on these two days only.

There will be no evening hours on Tuesday 5th June due to the river closure for X-Press head. On Friday 8th June there will be a combined Men's and Women's Hour from 19:00-20:00 due to the Getting-on Race.

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