About Henson Rowing
Henson Rowing determines what innovations will help athletes perform better and develops products that athletes want to wear. Henson Rowing products use only the best technical fabrics and are constructed with the athletesí performance in mind.
Driven by innovation, we create products for passionate athletes and customers who accept only the highest quality products and services.
Great men's and women's rowing gear for Junior, Collegiate, Elite, and Masters rowers including:
- tech shirts
Meet the Henson Group Sports Team
Henson Group Sports was founded in 1967 by Olympic wrestling medalist, Captain Josiah Henson. Henson Rowing is the newest division in our product line.
Photo of Josiah (Joe) Henson (right), Olympic Bronze medalist in wrestling from the 1952 Helsinki Games, at the third WTF World Taekwondo Championships in Seoul, Korea in 1977, with On Yong KIM (Center), Vice-President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and President of the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF). On the left are John B. (Jack) Kelly, Jr. (left), Olympic Rowing Bronze Medalist, President of the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) and President of the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU).
Jack Kelly was the son of Olympic rowing gold medalist John Kelly, Sr. of Philadelphia, the first triple gold medalist in rowing history, and also the brother of legendary Hollywood Star Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco. Jack's nephew is Albert II, the current prince of Monaco. Jack Kelly and Joe Henson were lifelong friends. They were Olympic Teammates in Helsinki and Joe subsequently served as Vice-President of the Amateur Athletic Union of the United States (AAU) himself when Jack Kelly was AAU President. Joe was later AAU President after Kelly and WTF Vice-President under Un Yong KIM.
Henson Group Sports also offers top quality products for:
Brute WRESTLING AND Neuedge Sportswear for:
- field hockey