Well known within the global rowing community, Monty Khwaja, the school's owner and founder, has an impressive biography as a professional rower. He started training at the prestigious Karachi rowing club as a young boy where he developed a life-long passion for rowing. Globally successful, his achievements include: national champion from 1987 -1990, two times Asian games medalist and Berlin Regatta Bronze. He has successfully competed in regattas all over Europe including Henley Regatta England, Paolo De-Algo Italy, Bremen Germany, Duisburg Germany, Austria, Holland and Belgium.
Monty is credited with introducing the sport of rowing to the UAE in 1999.