Spring Head To Head

17th March 2024

The 2024 Spring Head To Head will be held on Saturday 4 May 2024 as part of the City of Cambridge Big Weekend.

  • The race is two lengths of 2,000m.
  • The first leg starts at the Chesterton Railway Bridge in Cambridge and finishes at the A14 bridge.
  • Boats spin at the lock and racing starts again at the A14 bridge and finishes at the Chesterton Railway Bridge.

Division Times:

  • Div 1: 09:00
  • Div 2: 11.00
  • Div 3: 13.00

Boats can be entered under Student or Cambridge Rowing Association.


Entries can be made here.  Entries are open until the end of day, Monday 29 April


The draft draw can be found here.

Competitor information

All participants should read the competitor information.

Prize categories and results

Winners for categories with 3 or more entries (or 2 or more for juniors) will receive prizes.

Prize giving will be in the City of Cambridge Boathouse at 3pm.

Results can be found here.  Prizes can be collected from the City boathouse now.

Previous year results can also be found on RowClock – www.RowClock.com.

Questions and row-through

If you have any questions or would like to request a row-through please contact the Events Secretary.

Marshal instructions

Marshal instructions can be found here Spring Head to Head Marshal Instructions 2024

The marshal sign up sheet can be found here.