Cambridge beat Oxford in the centenary boat race from Putney to Mortlake. London.
Item title reads -The Centenary Boat Race. Light Blues win historic race - bringing their number of victories up to 40 - levelling the Dark Blues' score. Putney to Mortlake, London.
Various shots of the teams in the water waiting to go. Various shots as they row quite close together for a while, aerial shot as Cambridge pull out in front.
Intertitle - 'Cambridge "come home" alone.' M/S of Cambridge rowing a good way in front.
Intertitle - 'well rowed Cambridge!' Slow motion M/S as they pass the finish line.
Intertitle - 'hard luck Oxford!' Slow motion M/S as Oxford row across the line then slump forward with tiredness and disappointment. M/S as Cambridge carry their boat out of the water while Oxford row into the bank.