Winners of the Fairbairn Cup races since foundation in 1929.
These archives show only the winners of the College divisions (i.e. not the invitational crews). If you would like to see the winners of the Invitational divisions, please see the full results listings in the Archives.
* indicates Altered course
From 1929 until 1989, the races were held over the old standard course (Fort St. George Footbridge to Little Bridge). The Women's event began in 1976. In 1990, due to work on the Victoria Road Bridge, a new course (Jesus College Boathouse flagpole to Little Bridge) was started and has since become standard.
1929 - 1989
* Altered Courses
1939-44 due to War (December Eights races held)
1969 Due to bridgework - course: shortened, unknown
1970 unknown cause - course: Gun Sheds to Churchill Boathouse
1973 Due to ice - course: Peterhouse Bridge to Railway Bridge
The Women's IVs event started in 1979 and from 1990 onward has been raced over the shortened course from the Jesus College flagpole to Red Grind. In 1998 the Novice Men's Four category was created and in 1999 the Men's Four category was opened to seniors.
The Novice races began in 1983 and have been raced over the shortened course from the Jesus College flagpole to the Railings from 1990.