History

Established in 1863, Richmond Rowing Club is the fourth oldest continuously operating rowing club in the world. Throughout its history Richmond has produced world-class athletes and won numerous state and national championships.

2013 was a very special and momentous year for Richmond Rowing Club as we celebrated our 150th anniversary.

1932 - Henley on the Yarra
1932 Henley on the Yarra regatta. Richmond won.

First women's 8+
1990: Richmond’s first women’s eight at Albert Park Lake