On 12th December 2018, I am going to row 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean with my team Row For The Ocean. I’ve already rowed around Great Britain and absolutely loved it! I cannot wait to tackle this enormous challenge. Why do I want to do it? It all started with a random phone call one Sunday in April 2015. Since then, it’s been a rollercoaster … Continue reading Rowing Across The Atlantic
09/05/17 On Saturday 6th May 2017, I joined the Sub 7 indoor rowing team, to set a new World record for fastest team to row 100km. Rowing 20 strokes at maximum effort, followed by 4.5 minutes rest for 5.5 hours non-stop was tougher than it sounds. We rowed 100km in 5:36:30.5 and now have confirmation from Concept2 that we are World record holders 🏆 Thank you to … Continue reading 100km Indoor Rowing World Record
I’ve just got in from a training session in the shed. It really is as grim as it sounds. It’s a bog standand 5m x 2m wooden shed which I expect was bought from somewhere like B&Q. It’s top of the range (not), full of damp with a plastic window covered in moss and a buckled door. Mmmmmmmm the luxury! My Concept2 rowing machine sits … Continue reading Who Turned Off The Lights???
Sunday 6th September After a busy day working with Ben and Karl taking down the obstacles from Spartan Races Cambridge event, we all head back to the staff house for some important administration. Tognight is the night that we fill out our Talisker Whisky Challenge application forms and send our first instalment of our registration fee to Atlantic Campaigns. It’s a good job I felt tired … Continue reading It’s Official – I’m Rowing The Atlantic