Leander Rowing Club: The first 200 years
22nd May 2018 @ 10:00 am - 15th July 2018 @ 5:00 pm
In 1818 six gentlemen climbed into a boat called ‘The Leander’, the rest is history!
Leander Rowing Club began 200 years ago outside a boat builder’s yard opposite the houses of parliament. Now idyllically located by Henley Bridge, the club boasts an impressive 123 Olympic and 3 Paralympic medals. This exhibition examines Leander Rowing Club’s rich history and the performance athletes who have made this the most successful rowing club in the world.