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                 The ORS Int. is the official adjudicator of ocean rowing records for Guinness World Records

 

 
 

Kenneth Frank Crutchlow
 
the Founder and the President
of the The Ocean Rowing Society Int. 1983-2016

 (Bio)

March 18, 1944 -  January 17, 2016

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News / Recent additions to the website: 

•  Lee Spencer stopped over in Gran Canaria for repairs

•  Ralph Tuijn is now at sea   

 

Attention of all those who are going to row an ocean!

 Due to the reorganization in our work, there are changes in registration of intended rows
 and the  ORS Int. services. Please read the details >>>

•  Please be aware that the ORS Int. e-mail address  oceanrowing@btinternet.com    is no longer in use,
  
use oceanrowing@gmail.com only

 

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•   Attention of ocean rowers and their funs!  
   
the ORS club patches, ocean rowers' ties  
   
and mugs;
   
scale ocean rowboat model

    are now available at our Online Shop

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- Simpson's Donkey
- Auriga  
- Albedo

- Doireann  

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Carry Them Home

- Miss Jay
- Hope

 

- Mugatu
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Layla 

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Rough & Ready
- Arctic Joule

Dream It Do It
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Southern Cross
- The Nutilus
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Spartan

- Saddle Sand Sea (R20)
- Worst Case Scenario

- Washington's Crossing
- Limited Intelligence

- Kutsch - Rames Guyane Solo
- Rossiter Ocean 3
 

 

- 6-man Ocean Rowing Boat Mould

 

- Atlantic Ocean Rowboat Playhouse

   
 

- Equipment :  Iridium +SIM card, Red Box

   
        Worst Case Scenario boat raffle  - win this boat and all kit worth over £35,000.
      Tickets £100 (buy as many as you like). One in 300 chance. Click here to enter

 

 

BELOW ON THIS PAGE

Arrivals:     TWAC 2018: (to follow soon)
Now at Sea          Jacob Adoram

John Wilson & Ricky Reina


Fedor Konyukhov

Christophe Papillon
 

 Richard Allen

TWAC 2018

Dawn Wood   

Lee Frank Spencer

Ralph Tuijn 

  Returned / Rescued / Suspended :   (view in the archive)

On Standby :
 

 
Calendar of ocean rows in   2019 ●  2020

 



 RETURNED / RESCUED / SUSPENDED


ARRIVALS



ON STANDBY


NOW AT SEA

 

   Ralph Tuijn (Netherlands)

         
 

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is rowing the Atlantic E-W solo from Europe to South America, from Portimão, Portugal to Cayenne, French-Guyana.

Left  Portimao, Portugal on January 21, 2019 at 11:00UTC 
Rows from Europe Rows to South America

 

   Lee Frank Spencer (UK)

         
 

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former Royal Marines Commando and Guinness World Record holding ocean rower is  rowing the Atlantic E-W solo from Portimao, Portugal to French Guyana to become the first physically disabled person to row any ocean solo from Europe to South America, from continent to continent

Left Portimao, Portugal  on January 9, 2019 at 12:00UTC
Stopped over for repairs in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria on Jan 22, 2019 at 12:40UTC
 
Ocean Rows By Physically Disabled Rows from Europe
  Age of Ocean Rowers on Route from Europe

 

   Dawn Wood (UK)

         
 

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is rowing solo across the Atlantic E-W from Gran Canaria to Barbados on board True Blue in an attempt to break the World speed record for an open class female solo , set by Kiko Matthews (2018) - 49days 7hrs 15min, av.speed 2.2 knts
 

Left Pacito Blanco, Gran Canaria on January 5, 2019 at 9:02UTC   
Atlantic TW1 Solo Rows Ocean Rows by Women
Solo Rower's Age Ocean Solo Rows by Women


  Richard Allen (UK/Commonwealth)

         
 


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is rowing the Atlantic E-W on TW II  solo from Freetown, Sierra Leone to Georgetown, Guyana on board Rannoch R25 boat Tamu’kke.

Left Freetown, Sierra Leone at 19:08UTC on December 13, 2018  

 


An annual race across the Atlantic E - W

La Gomera, Canary Islands
- Antigua, Antigua & Barbuda
Organized by Atlantic Campaigns
Started on December 12, 201818

  Race entrants                  ●  Race tracker

 

   Christophe Papillon (France) 

         
 


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is rowing solo across the Atlantic E-W from El Hierro, Canary Islands to Martinique. 


Left El Hierro on December 9, 2018 at 8:30UTC (t.b.c.)
Atlantic E-W Solo Rows Rows from La Palma and El Hierro
   Rows to Martinique
 

 

   Fedor Konyukhov  (Russia) 

         
 


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is rowing solo the South Pacific W-E from New Zealand to Cape Horn (the first stage of the planned three phases of the Around-The-World Row) on board Akros, purpose-designed by Phil Morrison and built by Rannoch Adventure.


Left Port Chalmers, South Island, NZ  on December 6, 2018 at 7:08UTC (20:08 local time)
 
Ocean Rows from/to Australia & New Zealand Definition of Around The World W-E Row

 

    John Wilson & Ricky Reina (UK)

         
 


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The Atlantic Avengers are  rowing the Atlantic east to west from Europe following the 2nd voyage of Columbus from Cadiz to Antigua and hoping to complete this in record time, weather depending!.
 


Departed Cadiz, Spain on November 27, 2018 at 7:23UTC  
 
Rows from Europe Age of rowers on route
Europe - South America & Caribbean Islands
 

   Jacob Adoram (USA) 

         
 


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is rowing solo across  the Pacific E-W  in a purpose built ocean rowboat Emerson from Washington State to Northeast Australia.

Started from Neah Bay, WA. USA on July 7, 2018 at 19:30GMT
 
Pacific Ocean Rows

 



Calendar of ocean rows in  2019

 

 

Alex Simpson & Jamie Gordon (UK)

   

 

are going to row the Atlantic E-W as a team Hyperion Atlantic Challenge from Gran Canaria to Barbados on board their open class rowboat Storm Adventures.
The departure is scheduled for the end of January 2019

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Lia Ditton (UK)

 

Charlie Martell  (GB)

is preparing to row the North Pacific E-W from Choshi, Japan to San Francisco, USA.
The departure is scheduled for March 2019
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is going to undertake another attempt to row across the Pacific W-E solo, from Choshi, Japan to San Francisco on board Blossom
The departure is planned for April 2019
Homepage >>>


t.b.a.

 

Ralph Tuijn, skipper (Dutch), Niklas Persson & Therese Lundgren (both Sweden), Balaji Bellary (India), 5th TBA


are going to row the Atantic E-W from Europe to South America, from Portimão,
Portugal to Cayenne, French-Guyana.
The departure is scheduled for April 1st
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Neil Blackeby, Daryl Farmer, Sean McGuigon, Andy Warner, Stephen Murphy (all UK) & Mike Matson (USA) 


are going to row The Atlantic W-E from New York to mainland UK.
The departure is planned for late Spring 2019


An annual race across the Atlantic E - W

La Gomera, Canary Islands
- Antigua, Antigua & Barbuda
Organized by Atlantic Campaigns
Starts on December 201918

  Race entrants              

 


 

 

  Olly Hicks (GB)

 

  is preparing to circumnavigate the Southern Hemisphere W - E solo. The Global Row voyage encompasses all of the world's major Oceans, covering over 18,000 nautical miles, and will take approximately 18-22 months
The departure
is planned for December 2019
 

 



Calendar of ocean rows in 2020

 

 

Non-stop endurance rowing race around Britain’s coast

2,000 miles

From Tower Bridge to Tower Bridge

Starts on June 1st, 2020

 

 
 

 

 

 

 


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