2,000 MILES NAVIGATING THE UK COASTLINE
One of the Worlds Busiest Waterways
In (sea)sickness, health and another Ocean Row
SO WHAT IS THE
An independent, unsupported circumnavigation of GB, starting and ending at Tower Bridge, London. Only 2 pairs have successfully completed the route; there has never been a mixed pair. During the race we can’t accept any outside help, which means we have all our supplies on board including water & food and won’t step back onto dry land until the finish line.
WE'RE GOING FULLL CIRCLE
London to London
Facts about the race
1 million oar strokes
The shift patterns will be highly variable depending on both the tides and wind. There will be periods when they have to wait on anchor in a bay whilst conditions change.
5000 calories burnt per day
Their intake will be split between 2-3 dehydrated main meals and snack packs consisting of high calorific treats such as Big Boys Biltong and Torq Flapjacks
6 - 8 litres water per day
Keeping hydrated is essential to maintain performance. The row is unsupported so we make all our water on board using our solar powered desalinator