Western 8s Head of the Clyde

2 February 2019


Western 8s Results 2019

Event information

Glasgow University Boat Club’s Head of the Clyde is set to kick off the 2019 racing season on Saturday February 2nd.

Racing will be held on the Clyde’s 5 km course, from the Belvidere straight to the viewing platform on the Glasgow University BC – Clydesdale straight at Glasgow Green. Two divisions will be held, at 11am and 1:30pm.

Please see the attached documents for competitor information, course map, details of times and divisions, cost, and risk assessment.

Clubs can enter by emailing their completed entry forms (found below) to glasgowuniversityrowing@gmail.com. Entries close 6pm on 26 January. Instructions for entry enclosed within entry form.

This year we are offering time only entries, please specify this on the entry form.

Programme and starting order will be published shortly after entries close.

Please note that we are unable to offer parking arrangements, however there is parking (of limited capacity) available on the lane GUBC and SUBC’s boathouses are situated upon, and also at the Glasgow Green Hockey Centre.

Important Documents


Competitor information word doc

Competitor information PDF

Western 8s entry form word doc

Western 8s entry form PDF

WEH course map

Risk assessment for w8s – 2019

Event Poster