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#025 Port Hope solo rower spots dolphins, faces winds and wave swells

Port Hope resident Colin Sanders solo row across the Atlantic Ocean has begun.

#024 Chinese Wonder Womenembark on Cross-Atlantic Row

(Spain, 14 December 2017) Four young women who met each other while attending college at Shantou University (STU) are about to enter the global stage, as athletes and competitors in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge (TWAC): the world's toughest ocean rowing challenge.

#023 Four over-daring Romanians start race across the Atlantic Ocean in rowing boat

Vasile Oşen, Andrei Roşu, Ionut Olteanu and Marius Alexe are the only representatives from Southeast Europe in the race across the Atlantic Ocean, which took the start two days late due to unfavourable weather.

#022 'World's toughest' race Atlantic rowing challenge begins - NewsroomPost

Madrid: Dubbed the "world's toughest row", the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge set off from the Canary Islands on Thursday as teams aim to row their way across the Atlantic Ocean towards the Caribbean island Antigua.

#021 Determined Lesley rises to Atlantic Challenge

REGULAR off-road runner Lesley Kirk produced an outstanding effort to claim 83rd in the Atlantic Coast Challenge in Cornwall. The three-day ultra...

#020 Lawrence 19-year-old set to become youngest to row solo across Atlantic Ocean (JEFF EDELSTEIN COLUMN)

In less than two weeks, Oliver Crane, a 19-year-old Lawrence resident, will row a boat across the Atlantic Ocean all by himself. Let that sink in: The dude plans on rowing a boat - a 23-footer - across the Atlantic. Alone. At age 19, which would break the world record for youngest solo crossing.

#019 Rower who had extreme surgery on twisted spine faces epic 3,000-mile Atlantic race

Mark Gibson is taking on massive challenge for Movember Foundation after amazing recovery from scoliosis A ROWER who needed extreme surgery to correct his horribly contorted spine is determined to overcome his latest obstacle - rowing across the Atlantic Ocean.

#018 Local man turned global adventurer prepares for grueling cross-Atlantic race

Phil Van Benthem is about to take part in a daring, grueling, epic race across the Atlantic Ocean.

#017 Rowing: Kiwi to row the Atlantic in the name of mental health

Somewhere on the 4700km stretch of ocean between the Canary Islands and Antigua over the next couple of months, Isaac Giesen will host a Mexican night.

#016 'Oarsome Odyssey' brothers to embark on epic row across the Atlantic Ocean

TWO brothers are making the final preparations ahead of their attempt to row the Atlantic Ocean - a challenge which has been years in the making. Jay and Kiran Olenicz, who are both from Poole, are set to depart on their epic journey on Tuesday December 12.