3 April 2014 Last updated at 15:06

Boat Race 2014: A day in the life of a rower

The BOAT RACE 2014

  • Venue: River Thames
  • Date: Sunday, 6 April 2014
  • Time: 17:55 BST

Coverage: Watch live on BBC One, online and mobiles from 16:30 BST and listen on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, online and mobiles from 17:55

Ahead of the Boat Race 2014. BBC Sport follows the preparations a rower goes through in the build up to competing in the event.

Oxford defend the title they won in 2013 against Cambridge on the River Thames on Sunday 6 April.