Boston Marathon 2019

Durham ARC’s Seniors entered two crews for the Boston Marathon on September 15th. In good conditions eighty three finishers completed the 50km from Lincoln to Boston.  

The men’s eight was second fastest overall, and the fastest Open 8+, finishing ahead of the Universities of Swansea, Manchester and East Anglia in 3hr 35 04.1sec.

The Women’s coxless quad was second in their category, only 14 seconds behind the Vesta/Wallingford composite (aka Girls Who Dare who are training to row across the Pacific Ocean in 2020),  in 4hr 30 31.2sec.

Full results are available by event and by time.

The Senior men’s squad is currently recruiting new members. If you would like to join them please email Vice Captain Stephen at