The Cambridge v Oxford University Boat Race takes place on the River Thames in London between Putney and Mortlake. 2017 saw the 163rd men’s race and 72nd women’s race. As well as the main races there are two reserve team races, one men’s and one women’s. In all cases Oxford wear dark blue and Cambridge light blue. These images show the teams passing around the Surrey Bend and into Chiswick Reach. Race order was Women’s main, Women’s reserve, Men’s reserve and Men’s main race.