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Entries by division so far at the bottom of the page.


The 22nd Bedford Eights and Fours Head

Sunday 11th February 2018 - 2000m course downstream on the River Great Ouse

This Head Race will be run under British Rowing’s Personal Ranking System, as defined in British Rowing Rules of Racing Rule 3.

Racing in seven divisions under the Rules of British Rowing, the British Rowing Rules of Racing and the RowSafe Code.  
Division times
Division 1 09:15 Division 5 14:15
Division 2 10:30 Division 6 15:30
Division 3 11:45 Division 7 16:30
Division 4 13:00
Entry fees
Eights / Octuples £80
Fours / Quads £40
J14 & above
Engraved glass  tankards will be presented to each status winner where at least two crews start. 
Entries will only be accepted via BROE, available at  We do not accept online payments from BROE, so please send a cheque, together with a printed summary sheet showing your entries, to Bedford Head,
c/o 8 Bower Street, Bedford, MK40 3RE. Alternatively, you can pay for your entries by BACS Transfer – our bank details are on BROE. Please make cheques payable to: ‘Bedford Rowing Club’.
Unpaid crews will not be included in the Draw.
Entries will close when sufficient paid-up entries are received, or at 2pm on 4th February
Please note that racing in consecutive divisions is possible, though not recommended.
If you are unable to make it to the Start on time, you will be prevented from racing, and may not be able to race in a subsequent division unless there is sufficient space.
The draw will take place at 4.30pm on Sunday 4th February at Bedford Rowing Club
Telephone queries only (NOT for making entries) : (01234) 218148 / 353183


The draw will take place at 4.30pm on Sunday 4th February.

Division Statistics on 17 January 2018 at 20:32

Division Time Fours
Boats Weight  
1 09:15 17 13 30 103
2 10:30 26 12 38 126
3 11:45 27 14 41 137
4 13:00 30 11 41 134
5 14:15 19 9 28 93
6 15:30 7 5 12 41
7 16:30 7 3 10 33
  133 67 200  

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