|G.J. Beare (str)||11||9|
|R.W. Norris (cox)||8||3|
The first year of ‘selected’ crews
Since there were 36 entries for 16 places, all the entrants had to qualify and some unlucky crews had two rounds of qualifying races.
|Sat 28 June (QR)||beat Nottingham City||1 1/3 L||2.13*||3.45*||7.42|
|Wed 2 July||lost to Furnivall||3 1/3 L||2.14*||3.48*||8.03|