Charity hosts virtual rowing event for Londoners to dodge the Winter blues

An online virtual event designed to motivate people to stay active in the cold winter months has returned this week.

Race The Thames is hosted by the charity London Youth Rowing.

They work with young people aged between 11-18 from some of the capital’s most disadvantaged communities.

The event sees various groups racing against each other for a wide range of causes – with over fourty thousand pounds raised in total so far.

You can go to if you want to donate and find out more.

Henry has been speaking to 3-time Olympic Rowing Champion Andy Triggs Hodge about the event.

Henry Thomas-Aldridge 27th January 2022