Oxford vs Cambridge University Race: Saturday 4th December

This Saturday sees Thames hosting the Oxford-Cambridge University Cross-Country Race, once again. It will be the 125th anniversary of our first hosting of the contest in 1896. The order of events is as follows:

  • 1.00 p.m.: 29th Old Blues’ Race
  • 2.00 p.m.: 45th Ladies’ Race
  • 2.45 p.m.: 130th Gentlemen’s Race.

The races will all start from the Thames Hare and Hounds’ headquarters at the Memorial Playing Fields, Roehampton Vale.

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Thames 2020 Outlying Run

Following an even longer delay than the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the Thames 2020 Outlying Run in Streatley-on-Thames finally happened this weekend. It turned out to be worth waiting for: a wonderful combination of lovely weather, very comfortable accommodation, great running routes, a classic pub next door, excellent food and, of course, entertaining Thames company.

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