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Key Events 2017

Key events for 2017 are listed below:

Date Event Venue  

January 2017
28 January Quintin Eights Head of the River     Hammersmith to Chiswick Further information

March 2017
5 March Hammersmith Head of the River   Chiswick Bridge to Hammersmith Bridge  
11 March Women Eights Head of the River   Mortlake to Hammersmith  
23 March Schools Head of the River   Chiswick Steps to Kew Further information
25 March The Head of the River Race   Mortlake to Putney Further information
26 March Vesta Veterans' Head of the River   Putney to Chiswick Further information

April 2017
2 April University Boat Race   Putney Bridge to Chiswick Further information
13 - 16 April Sail Royal Greenwich - Tall Ships   Woolwich and Greenwich Further information
14 - 17 April Devizes to Westminster International Canoe Race   Devizes to Westminster Further information
23 April London Kayakathon   Chiswick to Tower Further information

July 2017
15 July Thames Historic Barge Driving Race   Greenwich to Westminster Further information
19 July Port of London Challenge (Rowing)   Westminster  
25 July Doggett's Coat and Badge Race   London Bridge to Cadogan Pier Further information

September 2017
9 September Great River Race   Millwall to Richmond Further information
24 September Hasier Marathon Finals   Richmond to Teddington  

November 2017
11 November Lord Mayor's Flotilla   Westminster to Tower Bridge Further information


If a river closure is necessary a Notice to Mariners will be issued.