Rowing

Events

When it all started for LPJ

1998

was founded in 1998 with a grant from the U.S. Olympic Committee

Elite coaches became interested in the small team

1999

Coaches who rowed in college became interested in LPJ and making the team grow

Expanded

1999

The team became available to not only kids and adults on the north side but to everyone in Chicago.

The adaptive program

2013

Making a few adjustments to our current rowing equipment, they were able to make accommodations to give individuals with a cognitive or physical disability the ability to row.

CRF

2013

Moved to clark park boat house and changed name from LPJ to CRF

Thriving

2016

CRF is thriving to today and is a national ranking team.