On 19 and 20 May the 121st OCU Boat Race will take place on the Okawa river, between Genpachi Bridge (close to Sakuranomiya station) and Shinsakuranomiya Bridge. The event will start from 9:00 on both days and finish around 16:00.
More than a 100 teams will be competing, including faculty teams, club circle teams, girls teams, local citizens teams and teaching faculty teams. This year there will also be a special race featuring the President's boat (tentative name), fronted by OCU President Nishizawa.
With cheerleading and performances by students on the event stage there will be plenty to enjoy!
For more information: http://boatsai.web.fc2.com/ (in Japanese)
The boat race in 1914