Saturday, 26th March 1949 - the Head of the River Race. The 2nd VIII rowing as Quintin I
Hart (bow), Madge, K. Smith, S. Hill, F. Bettle, Graham, Horwood, Waters (stroke), Bingham (cox).
To quote Gordon Madge, "This crew rowed as QBC I to encourage the first boat who mustered as 41. We had a fair row finishing No. 38, but the first boat excelled themselves by passing us and getting into first division."
The 1st VIII finished 20th in 20 min. 31 sec. and the 2nd VIII's time was 20 min. 54 sec.