Race for London

James Clarke (left) and James Lindsay-Fynn (second from right) winning the World Championships in 2007

London Rowing Club (LRC) focuses on producing crews to win events at Henley Royal Regatta and helping rowers to get selected for the Great Britain rowing team and race at the Olympic games and World Championships.

Our recent Henley club-level event results are:

  • 2011: Winners Wyfold Challenge Cup, Finalists Britannia Challenge Cup
  • 2010: Finalists Wyfold Challenge Cup, Finalists Britannia Challenge Cup
  • 2009: Semi-Finalists Thames Challenge Cup
  • 2008: Finalists Wyfold Challenge Cup
  • 2007: Finalists Wyfold Challenge Cup
  • 2006: Winners Thames Challenge Cup

While at the 2011 World Rowing Championships in Bled LRC athletes proudly achieved:

  • Gold: Imogen Walsh LW4x
  • Gold: Steph Cullen LW4x
  • Bronze: Sophie Hosking LW2x
  • Bronze: Robbie Williams LM4-
  • 7th: Bill Lucas M4x

While London is a High Performance Centre for lightweight rowing, and has been the base for many successful international Lightweights since the inception of the weight class, we pride ourselves on helping anyone with any level of experience to embrace ambition, bring focus and commitment and we can help make your rowing aspirations come true. With a tremendous fleet of boats and professional coaching, coupled with a strong club spirit, we aim to be the club of choice for all athletes whether working part-time or full-time.