The National Junior Sculling Head was held in Henley on 8 March attracting 288 crews from schools all over Britain. The Watson's under 14 quad of Craig Mabon, Michael Walker, Callum McBrierty, Andrew Gilmore and Patrick Murray (cox) were winners in their event.
The London schools' head was held the following day on the River Thames from Mortlake to Putney for sweep crews only. Watson's entered only one crew in this head which won the under 16 four event setting a new record time. The crew was Rishi Ramaesh, Sean Dixon, Murray Wilkojc, Jonathan Rankin and Patrick Murray (cox).