Eights Week

Eights Week, also known as Summer Eights, is a four-day regatta of bumps races which constitutes the University of Oxford's main intercollegiate rowing event of the year. The regatta takes place in May of each year, from the Wednesday to the Saturday of the fifth week of Trinity Term. Men's and women's coxed eights compete in separate divisions for their colleges.

Summer Eights
Head of the River
Oriel Men[1] Wolfson Women[1]
Highest 2nd Eight (Men) Oriel (Division II) [1]
Highest 2nd Eight (Women) Wolfson (Division II) [1]
Course Isis (upstream)
Course length c. 1800m
Current supporter Neptune Investment Management
Note: Last Eights 21 May – 1 June 2019
OURCs - Summer Eights
Eights Week May 2009 Men's Division 1, showing racing between (from front) Keble College, New College, St Edmund Hall.

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