Torpids 2011 Blog - Saturday

Time 14:04 pm

Men's Div 4 klaxoned :(
Linacre got a bump on New II beforehand though...

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Time 12:33 pm

worst time for a race committee appeal ever- carnage in the gut seems nigh! Teddy Hall trapped in the bank. Down they go!

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Time 12:32 pm

GTC 2 bumped by Peter's 3 in the gut!?

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Time 12:31 pm

Merton 2 a canvas off Catz 2 exiting the gut

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Time 12:30 pm

Come on marshals! Commentary please!

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Time 12:30 pm

Women's Div 5 has started

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Time 12:30 pm

And well done to PMB 3 for evading the shame of spoons

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Time 12:29 pm

Exeter 3 win sensational spoons, and Linacre 2 get blades. Well done to both...

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Time 12:28 pm

Preliminary results (appeal decision pending*):
Balliol 3 on Exeter 3
Merton 3 on Exeter 3
Linacre 2 on Queens 2
Trinity 4 on Hilda's*
GTC on Wadham 4
Pembroke 3 on Trinity 3
Wadham 4 on Trinity 3

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Time 12:06 pm

will have full results in a few minutes

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Time 12:06 pm

so balliol 3 have got their bump on exeter as well

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Time 12:06 pm

merton have bumped exeter after  long chase down greenbank

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Time 12:05 pm

now half a length

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Time 12:04 pm

wadham closing on trintiy

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Time 12:04 pm

merton have overlap on exeter in the gut

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Time 12:03 pm

nothing between the top 3 boats

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Time 12:03 pm

wdham overlap on pmb

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Time 12:03 pm

but closing on PMB

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Time 12:03 pm

Wadham conceeded to GTC

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Time 12:02 pm

PMB quarter of a length of trinity

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Time 12:02 pm

Balliol 3 have overlap on exeter

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Time 12:02 pm

PMB gaining on Trinity

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Time 12:01 pm

No commentary yet...

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Time 12:01 pm

And the race has started

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Time 12:00 pm

1 minute gun fired

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Time 11:57 am

The river is clear, so the race will be starting on time

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Time 11:55 am

5 minute gun has been fired

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Time 11:46 am

Everyone down here trying new ways of keeping warm, so if you come by racedesk and see everyone doing silly dance moves, that's why

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Time 11:42 am

You can spot the OURCs treasurer today by his pink party hat. Sadly, no crews following his example of dressing up

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Time 11:37 am

PMB 3 and Exeter 3 looking to avoid spoons

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Time 11:36 am

No crews on for blades this division, if you're looking at the bump charts and have spotted Linacre 2, what appears as their bump yesterday wa actually a penalty against Exeter for an ejector crab

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Time 11:34 am

The first div, Mens div 6, runs at 1200

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Time 11:33 am

We'll be trying to keep the blog going today, so check back for live updates

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Time 11:32 am

The river is now open, so not long til the first action of the day...

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Time 11:31 am

Welcome to Saturday of Torpids 2011!

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