The story of the year the Oxford and Cambridge boat race changed from a gentleman's race to one where winning was everything.
To be second is to be last.
Did You Know?
The Cambridge crew in this film were played by members of the rowing squad from Imperial College, London, including several members of the British international squad. See more
The depiction of the race includes real footage of the Boat Race in 1997 - the problem being that the crews are the wrong way round. This can be seen during one of the cuts between actor crew and actual Boat Race footage. See more
Come on Oxford!
Mama Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys
Written by Ed Bruce
and Patsy Bruce
Courtesy of Sony/ATV Songs LLC
Published by Tree Publishing (BMI) See more