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Total number of girls rowing in 2019


Total number of young people in our programmes 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

  • 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

  • Time to take over the Thames for Charity

    On the 29th September 2019, rowing is set to take over the River Thames like never before. Regatta London is a 14 mile race through central London, set to be the sports biggest mass participation and fundraising event on the Tideway. Read more