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Total number of girls rowing in 2017


Total number of young people in our programmes in 2017


Black and Minority Ethnicity participants who tried rowing in 2017

Latest events

  • Regatta London

    Are you ready to take over the Thames? Secure your seat in an epic 14 mile race through the heart of London for the rowing challenge of a life time. Find out more. Read more

From our blog

  • 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

  • LYR lays foundation for bright coaching future

    Dan Cooper started his career as a Community Coach for LYR. It was supposed to be an interim role until he could find a 'proper job'. Years later, he's now coaching the Great Britain Junior Rowing Team. Who needs a 'proper job' anyway! Read more