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Womens Head of the River 2008

The Women's Head of the River Race 2008. Saturday the 1st of March 2008 251 boats entered, 8 young ladies rowing each boat. 2,008 young ladies in Putney at the same time. I'll bet Larry is around somewhere.
No 1 boat first across the finish line. Thames RCA A. Finished in 5th Place.
No 1 boat first across the finish line. Thames RCA A. Finished in 5th Place.
No 2 and No 4 cross the line very close together. No 4 won the race. No 2 came 8th.
No 2 and No 4 cross the line very close together. No 4 won the race. No 2 came 8th.
No 3 boat, Nottingham RA A, finished in 4th place.
No 3 boat, Nottingham RA A, finished in 4th place.
No 6,8 and 9 at the finish.
No 6,8 and 9 at the finish.
No 5 at the line, Reading Universtity BC
No 5 at the line, Reading Universtity BC
No 10 Furnivall SC A, finished in 10th place.
No 10 Furnivall SC A, finished in 10th place.
Inside view of an Eight
Inside view of an "Eight"
The long walk home.
The long walk home.
Crews disembarking at Putney.
Crews disembarking at Putney.
Crews rowing up river on the way home.
Crews rowing up river on the way home.
Lifting out on the Slipway at Putney.
Lifting out on the Slipway at Putney.
Waiting to disembark at the slipway.
Waiting to disembark at the slipway.
Barefoot here is not a good idea.
Barefoot here is not a good idea.
No 7 Agecroft RC, just before the line.
No 7 Agecroft RC, just before the line.
No 63 Twickenham RC A  close to the finish.
No 63 Twickenham RC A close to the finish.
Cruising back after the finish.
Cruising back after the finish.
Going back to the ramp.
Going back to the ramp.
Not racing now.
Not racing now.