About Richmond

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.

Richmond’s history through the decades

1863 – 1899

1900-1909

1910-1919

1920-1929

1930-1939

1940-1949

1950-1959

1960-1969

1970-1979

1980-1989

1990-1999

2000-2009