Forthcoming River Closures

Weekend Rowing: College crews may boat at 11:00am on both days. All novice crews must be accompanied by a bank party, and novice crews must have an experienced cox for their first outing.

Early Morning Restrictions: College crews may boat at lighting down; crews boating within 15 minutes of lighting down must carry white lights visible through 360o. Novice crews may boat from 07:30am and must be accompanied by a bank party. Novice crews must have an experienced cox for their first outing. College crews boating within 15 minutes of lighting down must row full-crew and full-slide until at least Chesterton Footbridge, and must row all of the way to Baitsbite lock before spinning. Crews unable to meet these requirements may not boat within 15 minutes of lighting down.

Evening Hours are in effect during 17:30-20:00 on weekdays during Easter Full Term for upper boats only. Please see the Evening Rowing page for more information.

Details of forthcoming closures of the river to CUCBC crews are shown below. All are for the river downstream of Chesterton Corner / Green Dragon Footbridge unless stated otherwise. Where an event allows row throughs for Senior Crews, these are defined as crews which may row below Baitsbite lock (i.e first boats and crews in the first two divisions of May Bumps).

Date Time Event/Note
Sun 19 Jan 09:00 - 15:00 CRA Winter League - no row throughs as there's also
a fishing match in Horningsea (below Baitsbite)
Sat 25 Jan 10:00 - 16:30 Head to Head
Fri 31 Jan 14:00 - 16:30 Robinson Head
Sat 08 Feb 10:00 - 17:00 Newnham Head
Sat 15 Feb TBC Pembroke Regatta
Fri 21 Feb 14:00 - 18:00 Getting-on Race
Sun 23 Feb 09:00 - 15:00 CRA Winter League - no row throughs as there's also
a fishing match in Horningsea (below Baitsbite)
Tue 25 - Sat 29 Feb 12:00 - 17:30 Lent Bumps
Sat 14 March 09:00 - 15:00 CRA Winter League
Sun 15 March 12:00 - 15:00 Junior Sculling Head
Sun 22 March 11:00 - 14:00 Canoe Marathon - no row throughs

External Event Calendars: CRA | Conservancy

Conservancy Event Calendar

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