Arctic Ocean - Rows Above the Arctic Circle

Last update November 2017

Off-Coast Rows

 Arctic Ocean  E-W Solo

NO

FIRST
NAME

SURNAME

COUNTRY

BOAT

MILES

DEPART

ARRIVAL

DAYS

FROM TO

1

Eugene Smurgis

Russia

Pella Fiord

807

June 24 1988

Aug 8 1988

 

Tiksi, Russia Khatanga, Russia

1305

July 20 1990

Sept 24 1990

  Khatanga, Russia Dikson via Cape Chelyuskin , Russia (77° 44'N)

 

 Arctic Ocean  E-W / N-S  Pair

NO

FIRST
NAME

SURNAME

COUNTRY

BOAT

MILES

DEPART

ARRIVAL

DAYS

FROM TO

1

Eugene Smurgis

Russia

Max-4 1555 July 20 1992 Sept 30 1992

 

Dikson, Russia Murmansk, Russia
Alexander Smurgis 2485

June 4  1993

Sept 1 1993   Murmansk, Russia London, UK

Arctic Ocean S - N  Six

NO

FIRST
NAME

SURNAME

COUNTRY

BOAT

MILES

DEPART

ARRIVAL

DAYS

FROM TO

1

Jock Wishart

UK

Old Pulteney

375km
232m
202nm

July 28 2011

August 26 2011

40 days

 Resolute Bay, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut group of Islands (Canadian Arctic Archipelago) Magnetic North Pole '96 - 78°35.7N
Ellef Ringnes Island with stop-over on Thor Island
Mark Delstanche
Billy Gammon
 David Mans
Rob Sleep
Mark Beaumont

 

 

Open Water Rows

 

Arctic Ocean S - N Pair

1

Sören  Kjellkvist

Sweden

Albedo 512 nm July 19 2017 August 7 2017 18d 23hrs 13min Ersfjordbotn, Norway Longyearbyen, Svalbard via Björnön (Bears) Island & Barentsbourg, Svalbard
Glenn Mattsing

 

Arctic Ocean E-W Four  

 

NO

FIRST
NAME

SURNAME

COUNTRY

BOAT

MILES

DEPART

ARRIVAL

DAYS

FROM TO

1

Paul Ridley

USA

Arctic Row

836

July 17th 2012  19:39GMT

August 26th 2012 22:46GMT

40 days 3hrs 07 min

Inuvik, Canada Point Hope, Alaska
Collin  West
Neal  Mueller
Scott  Mortensen

Arctic Ocean S - N Five

NO

FIRST
NAME

SURNAME

COUNTRY

BOAT

MILES

DEPART

ARRIVAL

DAYS

FROM TO

1

 Fiann Paul Iceland

Polar Row

600

July 20 2017  07:30GMT

July 30 2017
06:56GMT

9d 23hrs 26min

Tromso, Norway Longyearbyen, Svalbard
via Hornsund, Svalbard
Tathagata Roy India
Jeff Willis UK
Carlo  Facchino USA
Tor Wigum Norway

Arctic Ocean N-S Six

1

 Fiann Paul Iceland

Polar Row

138m
 

 August 8 2017
00:30GMT

August 9 2017
20:09GMT

1d 19hrs 39min

Longyearbyen, Svalbard 79° 55'500''N
Alex  Gregory UK
Danny  Longman
Sam  Vye

697m

August 9 2017
20:09GMT

August 21 2017  18:00GMT

11d 21hrs 51min 79° 55'500''N Jan Mayen
70
° 58'N 8° 40'W
Carlo  Facchino USA
Tyler Carnevale
       

Total 835

   

Total 13 days

   

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