Torpids 2010 Blog - Thursday

Time 17:06 pm

Catz have crossed the line without bumping Magdalen

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Time 17:04 pm

Trinity conceed to Worcester

ChCh have crossed the line

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Time 17:04 pm

ChCh close to finish line

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Time 17:03 pm

Wadham have bumped Trinity

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Time 17:02 pm

Pembroke 1 length from CHCH

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Time 17:01 pm

New have conceeded to SJC

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Time 17:00 pm

Hertford closing on Exeter

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Time 17:00 pm

Johns gaining on New

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Time 16:59 pm

Mens Div 1 is underway!

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Time 16:58 pm

1 min gun has been fired

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Time 16:55 pm

More apparent bumps from W Div 1:

Balliol bumped Hildas

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Time 16:55 pm

5 min gun for Mens Div 1 has been fired, but not all crews are on their bunglines

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Time 16:54 pm

Apparent bumps from W Div 1 (prior to klaxon):
Wadham bumped Exeter
New bumped Osler
SEH bumped Queens

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Time 16:53 pm

Correction from Womens Div 1 - Balliol bumped Hildas before klaxon.

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Time 16:45 pm

Fines galore for incorrect circulation & early boating

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Time 16:40 pm

Mens Div 1 crews now boating

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Time 16:38 pm

W Div 1 klaxoned as Hildas caught ejector crab & someone fell into water with Balliol coming up behind. Hildas girl is fine now.

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Time 16:33 pm

Division stopped, still waiting to find out why

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Time 16:32 pm

KLAXON KLAXON

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Time 16:32 pm

Canvas beween Magdalen & Catz

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Time 16:31 pm

Magdalen close to Catz

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Time 16:30 pm

Balliol over lap on Beasts

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Time 16:30 pm

Balliol hard on Hildas

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Time 16:29 pm

W Div 1 is underway

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Time 16:28 pm

1 min gun for W Div 1 has been fired

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Time 16:26 pm

The semi naked man has now put his clothes back on....

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Time 16:25 pm

5 min gun been fired for W div 1

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Time 16:23 pm

W Div 1 crews heading to their bunglines now

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Time 16:21 pm

There is another random person keeping people interested - he appears to be drunk (as did the semi-naked man)

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Time 16:17 pm

semi-naked man has now disappeared....

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Time 16:10 pm

It is really cold here, and there's a semi-naked man threatening to jump in the Isis by Sea Scouts

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Time 16:06 pm

Keble now over the finish line

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Time 16:06 pm

BNC over the finish line

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Time 16:05 pm

SEH passed the finish post

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Time 16:03 pm

Last racing crew is Keble

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Time 16:03 pm

Worcs bumped LMH

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Time 16:03 pm

PMB bumped Keble

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Time 16:02 pm

Keble no untangled  - PMB closing down hard

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Time 16:02 pm

Annes conceed to Wolfson

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Time 16:01 pm

Wolfson overlapping St Annes

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Time 16:01 pm

worcs on LMH

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Time 16:01 pm


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Time 16:01 pm

SPC conceed to Lincoln

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Time 16:01 pm

jesus closing on queens

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Time 16:00 pm

univ closing on bnc

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Time 16:00 pm

Lincoln half length off SPC

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Time 16:00 pm

pembroke gaining hard on Lincoln

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Time 16:00 pm

Mens Div 2 has started

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Time 15:59 pm

1 min gun for M Div 2 has been fired....

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Time 14:25 pm

5 minute gun fired W Div III

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Time 14:04 pm

Antony's have got Univ

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Time 14:03 pm

Univ still chasing Hertford, Hertford trying to get Johns

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Time 14:02 pm

St Anthony's are the last racing crew and they have just exited the gut.

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Time 14:01 pm

Hertford exiting the gut.

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Time 14:01 pm

John's have conceeded, a good concession from the cox.

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Time 14:01 pm

Corpus closing on John;s

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Time 14:00 pm

Univ have conceeded to Balliol

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Time 14:00 pm

Length between Trinity and Corpus

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Time 14:00 pm

Balliol closing hard on Univ off the start.

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Time 13:59 pm

Division underway.

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Time 13:58 pm

1 minute gun fired.

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Time 13:58 pm

It's a bright day down at the river, but fairly chilly, so if you are planning on coming down to catch the final divisions make sure you wrap up warm!

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Time 13:55 pm

5 minute gun for M IVa fired

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Time 13:40 pm

Some slightly biased commentary from a certain Hilda's committee member there...

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Time 13:34 pm

Hilda's gaining.

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Time 13:33 pm

Hilda's looking strong at Longbridges

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Time 13:33 pm

Pembroke have half the bank attached to their bow!

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Time 13:32 pm

John's rowing firmly up the Green Bank

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Time 13:31 pm

Wolfson closing hard on PMB

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Time 13:31 pm

Balliol bumped Hilda's

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Time 13:29 pm

Start gun fired.

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Time 13:28 pm

1 minute gun fired.

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Time 13:25 pm

5 minute gun for Women's Div IVa fired.

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Time 13:03 pm

Looks to be some confusion as to who's bumped who at BH Island!

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Time 13:03 pm

Looks like Worcester have bumped LMH

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Time 13:02 pm

SEH are the last racing crew.

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Time 13:02 pm

Worcs closing on LMH!

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Time 13:01 pm

Pembroke closing on Worcs

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Time 13:01 pm

Worcester hard on LMH

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Time 13:01 pm

Anthonys are 2 lengths clear coming throught the gut

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Time 13:00 pm

Peters have bumped SEH

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Time 12:59 pm

1 min gun for Men's Div IVb has just been fired.

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Time 12:39 pm

Annes have crossed the line, Women's Div IVb has finished.

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Time 12:38 pm

Close between Annes and Queens as they approach the finish line.

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Time 12:37 pm

There is an appeal ongoing in Mens Div Va involving Trinity II, Oriel II and St Annes II.

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Time 12:36 pm

BNC on the city side, Annes on the towpath

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Time 12:36 pm

BNC are the last racing crew.

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Time 12:35 pm

Peters must have bumped Annes.

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Time 12:35 pm

BNC catching Annes on the other side of the river slowly

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Time 12:35 pm

Early crossing from Annes at Longbridges, interesting line their cox is taking.

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Time 12:34 pm

Good coxing from Annes to avoid a hit in the gut

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Time 12:34 pm

Annes are heading into the bank

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Time 12:33 pm

Balliol not looking troubled.

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Time 12:33 pm

Queens emerging from the gut

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Time 12:33 pm

Balliol W3 coming out of the gut with plenty of clear water behind them

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Time 12:33 pm

Peters closing very hard on Annes, concession imminent?

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Time 12:32 pm

Univ gaining hard on Queens

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Time 12:32 pm

Peters have recovered and are pulling away

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Time 12:32 pm

Queens have conceeded to Trinity

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Time 12:31 pm

Peters have caught a crab, BNC closing

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Time 12:31 pm

Some interesting racing lines being taken

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Time 12:31 pm

Racing in Women's Div IVb is underway

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Time 12:28 pm

There is a delay in firing the 1 minute gun, some crews are struggling to get on to their bunglines correctly.

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Time 12:25 pm

5 minute gun for Women's Div IVb has just been fired.

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Time 12:19 pm

Crews now heading on to their bunglines for Women's Div IVb

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Time 12:05 pm

Trinity seem to have lost a chunk of their bow!

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Time 12:03 pm

last racing crew is Trinity III

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Time 12:03 pm

regents must have bumped anne's

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Time 12:03 pm

anne's with big hit on trinity III

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Time 12:02 pm

trinity in the bank n the gut

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Time 12:02 pm

Keble exit next, Peter's must have bumped Wadham

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Time 12:01 pm

Wadham exiting the gut

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Time 12:01 pm

Tri III concede to Oriel II

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Time 12:00 pm

Start gun fired

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Time 11:59 am

1 minute gun

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Time 11:55 am

5 minute gun

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Time 11:46 am

12:00 Div MVa

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