About "De Hoop"

The K.A.R. & Z.V. “De Hoop” (Royal Amsterdam Boat Club “De Hoop”) is one of the oldest boat clubs in the Netherlands.

Key facts and figures:

  • Founded in 1848
  • About 900 members
  • Over 30 rowing crews of all levels of experience and age
  • “De Hoop” organises three to four major rowing events per year
  • Enthousiastic group of sailors
  • Excellent social network in which members are enabled to participate
  • Fully renovated facilities and boathouse (2009)
  • Location in central Amsterdam with excellent public transport
  • Restaurant facilities

“De Hoop” is the club of choice for expat rowers and sailors. You may contact us for more information via email.