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Last Updated: Monday, 7 March 2005, 17:32 GMT
Past Boat Race winners
All the results from Oxford's annual showdown with Cambridge since the Boat Race began in 1829.

RESULTS TABLE
Race Year Date Winner Time Winning distance
1 a 1829 10 Jun Oxford 14:03 Easily
2 1836 17 Jun Cambridge 36:00 1 min
3 b 1839 3 Apr Cambridge 31:00 1 min 45 sec
4 b 1840 15 Apr Cambridge 29:03 length
5 b 1841 14 Apr Cambridge 32:03 1 min 5 sec
6 b 1842 11 Jun Oxford 30:01 13 sec
7 1845 15 Mar Cambridge 23:03 30 sec
8 c 1846 3 Apr Cambridge 21:05 3 lengths
9 1849 29 Mar Cambridge 22:00 Easily
10 # 1849 15 Dec Oxford - Foul
11 1852 3 Apr Oxford 21:36 27 sec
12 1854 8 Apr Oxford 25:29 11 strokes
13 c 1856 15 Mar Cambridge 25:45 length
14 1857 4 Apr Oxford 22:05 32 sec
15 1858 27 Mar Cambridge 21:23 22 sec
16 1859 15 Apr Oxford 24:04 Cambridge sank
17 1860 31 Mar Cambridge 26:05 1 length
18 1861 23 Mar Oxford 23:03 47 sec
19 c 1862 12 Apr Oxford 24:04 30 sec
20 c 1863 28 Mar Oxford 23:06 45 sec
21 1864 19 Mar Oxford 21:04 27 sec
22 1865 8 Apr Oxford 21:24 4 lengths
23 1866 24 Mar Oxford 25:35 3 lengths
24 1867 13 Apr Oxford 22:39 length
25 1868 4 Apr Oxford 20:56 6 lengths
26 1869 17 Mar Oxford 20:04 3 lengths
27 1870 6 Apr Cambridge 22:04 1 lengths
28 1871 1 Apr Cambridge 23:01 1 length
29 1872 23 Mar Cambridge 21:15 2 lengths
30 1873 29 Mar Cambridge 19:35 3 lengths
31 1874 28 Mar Cambridge 22:35 3 lengths
32 1875 20 Mar Oxford 22:02 10 lengths
33 1876 8 Apr Cambridge 20:02 Easily
34 1877 24 Mar Dead-heat 24:08 Oxford/Cambridge
35 1878 13 Apr Oxford 22:15 10 lengths
36 1879 5 Apr Cambridge 21:18 3 lengths
37 1880 22 Mar Oxford 21:23 3 lengths
38 1881 8 Apr Oxford 21:51 3 lengths
39 1882 1 Apr Oxford 20:12 7 lengths
40 1883 15 Mar Oxford 21:18 3 lengths
41 1884 7 Apr Cambridge 21:39 2 lengths
42 1885 28 Mar Oxford 21:36 2 lengths
43 1886 3 Apr Cambridge 22:03 2/3 length
44 1887 26 Mar Cambridge 20:52 2 lengths
45 1888 24 Mar Cambridge 20:48 7 lengths
46 1889 30 Mar Cambridge 20:14 3 lengths
47 1890 26 Mar Oxford 22:03 1 length
48 1891 21 Mar Oxford 21:48 length
49 1892 9 Apr Oxford 19:01 2 lengths
50 1893 22 Mar Oxford 18:45 1 length 4 feet
51 1894 17 Mar Oxford 21:39 3 lengths
52 1895 30 Mar Oxford 20:05 2 lengths
53 1896 28 Mar Oxford 20:01 2/5 length
54 1897 3 Apr Oxford 19:12 2 lengths
55 1898 26 Mar Oxford 22:15 Easily
56 1899 25 Mar Cambridge 21:04 3 lengths
57 1900 31 Mar Cambridge 18:45 20 lengths
58 1901 30 Mar Oxford 22:31 2/3 lengths
59 1902 22 Mar Cambridge 19:09 5 lengths
60 1903 1 Apr Cambridge 19:33 6 lengths
61 1904 26 Mar Cambridge 21:37 4 lengths
62 1905 1 Apr Oxford 20:35 3 lengths
63 1906 7 Apr Cambridge 19:25 3 lengths
64 1907 16 Mar Cambridge 20:26 4 lengths
65 1908 4 Apr Cambridge 19:02 2 lengths
66 1909 3 Apr Oxford 19:05 3 lengths
67 1910 23 Mar Oxford 20:14 3 lengths
68 1911 1 Apr Oxford 18:29 2 lengths
69 + 1912 1 Apr Oxford 22:05 6 lengths
70 1913 13 Mar Oxford 20:53 length
71 1914 28 Mar Cambridge 20:23 4 lengths
72 1920 27 Mar Cambridge 21:11 4 lengths
73 1921 30 Mar Cambridge 19:45 1 length
74 1922 1 Apr Cambridge 19:27 4 lengths
75 1923 24 Mar Oxford 20:54 length
76 1924 5 Apr Cambridge 18:41 4 lengths
77 ^ 1925 28 Mar Cambridge 21:05 Oxford sank
78 1926 27 Mar Cambridge 19:29 5 lengths
79 1927 2 Apr Cambridge 20:14 3 lengths
80 1928 31 Mar Cambridge 20:25 10 lengths
81 1929 23 Mar Cambridge 19:24 7 lengths
82 1930 12 Apr Cambridge 19:09 2 lengths
83 1931 21 Mar Cambridge 19:26 2 lengths
84 1932 19 Mar Cambridge 19:11 5 lengths
85 1933 1 Apr Cambridge 20:57 2 lengths
86 1934 17 Mar Cambridge 18:03 4 lengths
87 1935 6 Apr Cambridge 19:48 4 lengths
88 1936 4 Apr Cambridge 21:06 5 lengths
89 1937 24 Mar Oxford 22:39 3 lengths
90 1938 2 Apr Oxford 20:03 2 lengths
91 1939 1 Apr Cambridge 19:03 4 lengths
92 1946 30 Mar Oxford 19:54 3 lengths
93 1947 29 Mar Cambridge 23:01 10 lengths
94 1948 27 Mar Cambridge 17:05 5 lengths
95 1949 26 Mar Cambridge 18:57 length
96 1950 1 Apr Cambridge 20:15 3 lengths
97 1951 26 Mar Cambridge 20:05 12 lengths
98 1952 29 Mar Oxford 20:23 Canvas
99 1953 28 Mar Cambridge 19:54 8 lengths
100 1954 3 Apr Oxford 20:23 4 lengths
101 1955 26 Mar Cambridge 19:01 16 lengths
102 1956 24 Mar Cambridge 18:36 1 lengths
103 1957 30 Mar Cambridge 19:01 2 lengths
104 1958 5 Apr Cambridge 18:15 3 lengths
105 1959 28 Mar Oxford 18:52 6 lengths
106 1960 2 Apr Oxford 18:59 1 lengths
107 1961 1 Apr Cambridge 19:22 4 lengths
108 1962 7 Apr Cambridge 19:46 5 lengths
109 1963 23 Mar Oxford 20:47 5 lengths
110 1964 28 Mar Cambridge 19:18 6 lengths
111 1965 3 Apr Oxford 18:07 4 lengths
112 1966 26 Mar Oxford 19:12 3 lengths
113 1967 25 Mar Oxford 18:52 3 lengths
114 1968 30 Mar Cambridge 18:22 3 lengths
115 1969 5 Apr Cambridge 18:04 4 lengths
116 1970 28 Mar Cambridge 20:22 3 lengths
117 1971 27 Mar Cambridge 17:58 10 lengths
118 1972 1 Apr Cambridge 18:36 9 lengths
119 1973 7 Apr Cambridge 19:21 13 lengths
120 1974 6 Apr Oxford 17:35 5 lengths
121 1975 29 Mar Cambridge 19:27 3 lengths
122 1976 20 Mar Oxford 16:58 6 lengths
123 1977 19 Mar Oxford 19:28 7 lengths
124 1978 25 Mar Oxford 18:58 Cambridge sank
125 1979 17 Mar Oxford 20:33 3 lengths
126 1980 5 Apr Oxford 19:02 Canvas
127 1981 4 Apr Oxford 18:11 8 lengths
128 1982 27 Mar Oxford 18:21 3 lengths
129 1983 2 Apr Oxford 19:07 4 lengths
130 1984 18 Mar Oxford 16:45 3 lengths
131 1985 6 Apr Oxford 17:11 4 lengths
132 1986 29 Mar Cambridge 17:58 7 lengths
133 1987 28 Mar Oxford 19:59 4 lengths
134 1988 2 Apr Oxford 17:35 5 lengths
135 1989 25 Mar Oxford 18:27 2 lengths
136 1990 31 Mar Oxford 17:22 2 lengths
137 1991 30 Mar Oxford 16:59 4 lengths
138 1992 4 Apr Oxford 17:44 1 lengths
139 1993 27 Mar Cambridge 17:00 3 lengths
140 1994 26 Mar Cambridge 18:09 6 lengths
141 1995 1 Apr Cambridge 18:04 4 lengths
142 1996 6 Apr Cambridge 16:58 2 lengths
143 1997 29 Mar Cambridge 17:38 2 lengths
144* 1998 28 Mar Cambridge 16:19* 3 lengths
145 1999 3 Apr Cambridge 16:41 3 lengths
146 2000 25 Mar Oxford 18:04 3 lengths
147 2001 24 Mar Cambridge 17:44 2 lengths
148 2002 30 Mar Oxford 16:54 2/3 length
149 2003 6 Apr Oxford 18:06 1 foot
150 2004 28 Mar Cambridge 18:17 6 lengths
151 2005 27 Mar Oxford 16:41 2 lengths

TABLE NOTES:

a - The first race took place at Henley.
b - The race was from Westminster to Putney.
c - The race was from Mortlake to Putney.

* - Race record time (1998 race).
# - In second 1849 race, Oxford were fouled at one mile and Cambridge came first by length, but the Dark Blues awarded the win.
+ - In 1912, the first race was on 30 March but both boats sank.
^ - In 1925, waterlogged Oxford were forced to stop just after Hammersmith Bridge.

Measurements
One stroke = one length
Canvas = length
Easily = 17+ lengths





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