“New for 2019, Henley Women’s Regatta is pleased to offer dinner and a tour of Leander Club on the Friday evening of the regatta.
Founded in 1818, Leander Club boats a long history of elite rowing achievements, including 124 Olympic, 3 Paralympic gold medals and more than 200 Henley Royal Regatta medals. Its members include HWR Patron Sir Steven Redgrave, and HWR Chair Miriam Luke, and it presently comprises more than half the GB rowing squad. The Club building itself has many unique and historic rowing artefacts including gold medals from the Olympic races held in Henley in 1908 and 1948, and the first two spectacular Cork Regatta trophies.
Led by a current Leander athlete, you will be given a full tour of the Clubhouse including portions normally off limits to Club members. Three course dinner to follow:
6.30pm – Arrive Leander Club to be allocated into small groups of a maximum of 8 for a special tour of the Leander Club
7.30pm – Dinner in the Dining Room
Warm Goats Cheese and Caramelised Shallot Tartlet on pesto Dressed salad ****
Stuffed Saddle of Lamb, Herbed Rosti , Glazed Vine Tomatoes, Ratatouille, Baby Courgettes and a Rosemary Reduction
Summer Pudding with Mascarpone Ice Cream
Coffee with Chocolates
Cash bar facilities Available
Vegetarian options will be available, please indicate on booking
Closing dates for booking 14th June 2019