Rowing for Sport Relief

Active Row Schools across London have been raising money for Sport Relief by racking up the meters on rowing machines! Read more.Read more

Wembley Park show support for athletes at NJIRC 2018

This year, Active Row Schools in the borough of Brent, supported by Quintain Ltd, raced for the first time. Read about their rowing journey.Read more

‘All Star Awards’ recognise more than just winning, at Active Row Competition

Active Row All Stars Awards, celebrates different success outside of purely winning races, to continue to motivate and empower all our participants. The scheme was debuted at the first Tideway School's indoor competition. Read more.Read more

Celebrating 2012 days since London 2012 Olympics

On the day that marked 2012 days since the start of the London Olympic Games, over 200 young people competed in the final area Competition, Active Row East at the University of East London Sports Dock on Monday 29 January. Read more.Read more

Great Britain Rowing Team show support for Active Row

Members of the Great Britain Rowing Teams came to support 100 students from 5 West London Schools today, in the second Active Row Area Competition. Hear more from today's athletes.Read more

Port of London Authority launches LYR Partnership

The Port of London Authority (PLA) this week hosted nine students from St Angela’s Ursuline School in Newham on a trip of the Thames, kicking off a three-year partnership with the school as part of London Youth Rowing’s ‘Breaking Barriers’ campaign.Read more

London Youth Rowing Kick off Active Row Area Competitions

Over 270 students from 10 South London Schools competed in the first Active Row Area Competition today at London South Bank University, the start of a four part competition series for Active Row Schools. Read More.Read more

News from the Annual General Meeting

LYR staff, trustees, partners and beneficiaries gathered to talk about the successes of the past 12 months.Read more

Introducing Active Row!

Active Row is our new school rowing programme, aimed at helping thousands of disadvantaged young people get active for life. With the help of Olympic Rowers and funding partners, we celebrated our biggest outreach programme at a launch event, showcasing what we do and why we do it. Read more.Read more