The Richmond Duck Club (RDC) is a pritae members club for men of and beyond working age
RDC was formed circa 1900 for the recreation, an annual outing and to hold an annual sport day for children of the town.This latter consideration for the welare of Richmond children was later expandedinto a chairable role, rasing funding to actively support and encourage local childen with indsividual and common needs.
Throughout the year, ad hoc events may be organized to fulfil the aims of the club, but curtain events are fixtures:
The Children's Sports on August Bank Holiday Monday:
The Duck Race on May Day
The Christmas Lights in Friary Garden
The Club also supports the Richmondshire Junior Sports Awards by awarding trophies to the best all-roumd all male and female athletes.
Only the Childrens Sports are sacrosanct.