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Fair Lawn Olympic Rower Joins Ridgewood's 'One Book' Celebration

Fair Lawn's Tracy Eisser, second from left, and the U.S. Rowing Team. Photo Credit: Instagram
Aquil Abdullah will be in Ridgewood Sunday. Photo Credit: Wikipedia

RIDGEWOOD, N.J. — Olympic rowers Aquil Abdullah and Tracy Eisser of Fair Lawn will be at the Ridgewood YMCA’s “One Village, One Book” celebration Sunday.

Abdullah was the first African-American male to qualify for Summer Olympics in the sport of rowing.

The 12 to 2 p.m. event will feature a “The Boys in the Boat” book discussion, food, music, a rowing competition and more.

All ages are encouraged to attend.

For further information contact Megan Heller at 201-0444-5600 x375 or email

The YMCA is located at 112 Oak St., Ridgewood.

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