Founded in 2005 by 12 men as a team for Chicago Gay Games, Chicago Rowing Union (CRU) is proud to be the Midwest one and only LGBT rowing organization, and one of three such clubs in the world. Our membership is a diverse group of men and women, from varied backgrounds, age ranges and experience levels. Originally named Qrew Chicago, the team name changed to Chicago Rowing Union in 2009.
Address: Dammrich Rowing Center, Skokie, IL, United States,
Year Established: 2005
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