The City Sprints will take place on Sunday 30 April 2017

City Sprints is an annual side-by-side 400m race along the boathouses from Cutter Ferry footbridge to City of Cambridge Rowing Club.  The invitational regatta takes place on the Sunday before the May Day bank holiday.


Entries are now open.  Please submit your entries here.  Entries will be accepted until 6pm Sunday 23 April.

The event organisers reserve the right to combine categories to create a race. 

All entries are £8.00 per seat (the cox rides free)

**Please note that entry fees are payable and cannot be refund once the draw has been published.


CRA: All boat clases offered
Students: Men's and Women's Mays divisions 1, 2 and 3rd & Lower

Divison Times

Racing starts at 12:00pm and will run until all races are complete.  Division times will be provided when the draw is published.

Competitor Information

Please read the competitor guidance before you race.

  • General Info
  • Safety Info
  • Risk Assessment
  • Numbers for crews will be available at the City of Cambridge Rowing Club from 10:30am.
  • Register before you race upstairs at the City of Cambridge Rowing Club.
  • Boats must be at the marshalling area downstream of the stakeboats at least 5 minutes before the division start time.


Entry fees can be paid by BACS or cheque / cash on the day. Cheques should be made payable to City of Cambridge Rowing Club and posted to 24 Willow Walk, Cambridge, CB1 1LA.  
BACS details are below:

NatWest Bank: City of Cambridge Rowing Club
Account: 24150363
Sort Code: 60-04-23

Any Questions?

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2016 City Sprints Results

You can now find the final results for the 2016 City Sprints below. 

Additional information