Interactive Investor to sponsor the Lightweight Boat Races on 15th March 2020

The organising committee of the Lightweight Boat Races is pleased to announce that the 2020 races will be sponsored by interactive investor. This sponsorship agreement ensures the event can continue to go from strength to strength and also supports the move of the Lightweight Women’s race to the Tideway for the first time. The CULRC vs OULRC and CUWBC Lightweights vs OUWLRC races will take place on Sunday 15 March 2020.

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Ben Crystal, Chairman of the organising committee of the LBR says:

‘We are delighted to partner with II. Their support allows us to continue to build the profile of the Lightweight Boat Races, and lightweight rowing generally, in this special year where we will have both the men’s and the women’s races on the Tideway for the first time.’

Richard Wilson, Chief Executive, interactive investor says:

‘We are thrilled to be supporting The Lightweight Boat Races. It is a fantastic event where the clubs and athletes involved work tremendously hard all year to perform their best on race day. We wish them the best of luck.’