An update from Scott

THE ATLANTIC ROW An update from Scott NEWS ∙ OCTOBER 15, 2019 I sit here writing this with cling film wrapped round my arm. Why? Because I’ve just had a tattoo. It’s one of the few times where I sit still for a prolonged period of time and the mind wanders. The tattoo I’ve had is the…

Who is John Haskell?

MEET THE CREW Who is John Haskell? CREW ∙ OCTOBER 15, 2019 After acquiring an old wooden boat that was an exhibit in Swansea maritime museum and totally rebuilding it, John,50, successfully rowed across the Atlantic Ocean as one of a pair. He has two teenage children and believes the most important role in life is…

An update from Rachel

THREE MONTHS TO GO An update from Rachel NEWS ∙ SEPTEMBER 29, 2019 We had a wonderful time at the Southampton boat show this month and one of the common questions was about a blog. I have never blogged in my life, but fully intend to (where possible) when at sea, so why not start early…

Who is Billy Taylor?

MEET THE CREW Who is Billy Taylor? CREW ∙ JULY 14, 2019 Billy started ocean rowing challenges in 2014 after finding out his childhood friend had been diagnosed with Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease. He has rowed across the Pacific and Indian Oceans, the Mediterranean and the English Channel, all of which have been to raise awareness…

Who is Alex Mason?

MEET THE CREW Who is Alex Mason? CREW ∙ JUNE 15, 2019 Alex, 36, is a multi-discipline adventurer, she has walked over 9,400 miles around the world, spent 6 months in the saddle cycle touring through Australia and Indonesia, and she has summited a few mountains. Alex has limited experience on the water but is keen…

Who is Cazz Lander?

MEET THE CREW Who is Cazz Lander? CREW ∙ JUNE 15, 2019 An adventure athlete Cazz, 29, has rowed across the Pacific Ocean, swum the English Channel and run multiple ultra-marathons. She’s currently a team rider for Loco SUP, paddleboard racing in the UK and Europe and can 100% confirm she’s happiest when on the water!…

Who is Clare Moody?

MEET THE CREW Who is Clare Moody? CREW ∙ JUNE 13, 2019 Clare rowed for many years in Cambridge in the 1990’s and managed to fit in an Atlantic crossing by yacht in the 1992 ARC rally. She loves climbing and riding her horse. Her passion is the positive power of nature and is a mum…

Who is Scott Butler?

MEET THE CREW Who is Scott Butler? CREW ∙ JUNE 11, 2019 Self professed adventurer, aspiring author and actual firefighter… Scott, 37, is on a mission to complete a massive bucket list! With a string of fundraising adventures under his belt including a solo row across the Black Sea, he brings experience and enthusiasm to the…

Who is Liz Dennett?

MEET THE CREW Who is Liz Dennett? CREW ∙ JUNE 11, 2019 Liz, 48, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease in 2014, 5 weeks before her 44th birthday. Since then Liz has been raising awareness to try and show people that a diagnosis doesn’t mean the end of your life. Liz has always been a keen runner and…

Who is Rachel Hearn?

MEET THE CREW Who is Rachel Hearn? CREW ∙ JUNE 10, 2019 Rachel has over 12 years experience working for the ambulance service in many roles before becoming an NHS Paramedic. She has spent the last few years travelling as much as possible to visit 30 countries before turning 30 and has worked as race medic…