Rowing helps develop

Successful young people

London Youth Rowing inspire young people to be successful.



Determined young people

London Youth Rowing inspire determined young people.



Active young people

London Youth Rowing inspire active young people.



Virtual Prudential RideLondon taking place to save UK Charities

The first ever virtual edition of Prudential RideLondon will take place on 15 and 16 August to celebrate cycling and raise funds to help save the UK’s charities. My Prudential RideLondon is offering LYR supporters, of all ages and abilities, the chance to ride for FREE!


Author: Ruth Whyman


Total number of young people in our programmes in 2019


Total number of girls rowing in 2019


Black and Minority Ethnicity participants who tried rowing in 2019

Latest events

  • Corporate Team Building

    London Youth Rowing can help you make sustainable changes in your work place. Understand what it means to come together as a team, by learning how to row. Read more

From our blog

  • GB rower reflects on NJIRC medal as she heads towards Olympic trials

    Rowan McKellar is a member of the GB Women’s Rowing Team, having made her senior debut in 2017. But, it wasn’t long ago that she was learning the ropes as a junior rower and facing the now familiar race day nerves, at the National Junior Indoor Rowing Championships (NJIRC). Read more. Read more

  • Going the extra mile: LYR mentor takes on half marathon with mentee

    LYR mentor Emily, volunteered to race the Royal Parks Half Marathon after hearing her former mentee Ashley, had also signed up to race. Emily has supported Ashley throughout her A Levels and university applications. She's now donning her running shoes as they support each other through a final challenge. Read more

  • LYR coach reflects on Ride London challenge

    This August, LYR coach Tinashe, signed up to compete in the Prudential Ride London on behalf of LYR. He was one of 5 cyclists who took on the 100 mile fundraising challenge. Tinashe explains why he wanted to race, and what it means to work for LYR. Read more

  • Life Skills 'Break Through' with Cushman & Wakefield

    This July, 19 young people from LYR attended a Break Through workshop with Cushman and Wakefield. The workshop was specifically designed to: develop confidence, employability skills and raise awareness of potential job opportunities. Read how they got on! Read more