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FORTEEN

ROW # FIRST NAME SURNAME COUNTRY BOAT MILES DEPART ARRIVAL DAYS AT SEA FROM TO

1

Peter Donaldson UK/
Republic of Ireland
La Mondiale 2994 December 15 2007
13:05GMT

January 17 2008  
20:35GMT

 
33 days 7h 30min Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria Canary Islands, Spain  

 

Port St Charles, Barbados,  West Indies

Ocean Rowing Blue Riband (2008 - 2011) - the fastest row across the Atlantic E-W (Canaries - Caribbean)

Mike Tooth
Julian Barnwell
Reinhardt von Hof
Ray Carroll
Charlie Taylor
Stuart Kershaw
Don Lennox
Oliver Dudley
 Rob Loder-Symonds
 Peter Luard

Jamie 

Walker
 Liam Hughes
Leven Brown
2 Guy Griffiths

UK

Britannia III 2994 Jan 31 2011 March 15 2011 42d 17h 54min Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria Canary Islands, Spain Port St Charles, Barbados,  West Indies
Ben Gothard
Mike Palmer
Colin  Gray
Anna Lewis
Roger Gould
Shaun Pedley
Jonathan Paine Antigua
Dan  Munier USA
Suzanne  Pinto
Beth O'Kain
Jennifer Weterings Canada
Nabs El-Busaidy Oman
Simon Chalk

UK

TWELVE

ROW # FIRST NAME SURNAME COUNTRY BOAT MILES DEPART ARRIVAL DAYS AT SEA FROM TO
11 David Hosking UK

Britannia III

  January 4 2010
5:00GMT
February 11 2010
16:37GMT
38 days 11h 07min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain

Port St Charles, Barbados

Linda Brewer
James Scott
James Nettleton
Peter Gadiot
Ian Coach
Lee Fudge
Robert Prentice
Neil Ward
Anne Miltenberger USA
Lise Kronborg Denmark
Allan Lyngholm

ELEVEN   

ROW # FIRST NAME SURNAME COUNTRY BOAT MILES DEPART ARRIVAL DAYS AT SEA FROM TO
1 Jaques Busson France La Mondiale 2800 March 25 1992 April 29 1992 35 days
8 h 30 min
Santa-Crus-de-la-Palma
(Canary Islands)
Fort-De-France, Martinique (West Indies)

Ocean Rowing Blue Riband (1992 - 2008) - the fastest row across the Atlantic E-W (Canaries - Caribbean)

Jean-Claude Coucardon
 Herve Douard
Patrick Gollnisch
Thierry Judet
Jean  Juras
Charles-Henry De La Moynerie
Jean-Louis Landry
Philippe Piriou
Francisco Sanchez
Gérard Seibel


EIGHT

ROW # FIRST NAME SURNAME COUNTRY BOAT MILES DEPART ARRIVAL DAYS AT SEA FROM TO
1 Simon Chalk UK Toby Wallace 2994 February 10 2014 21:56GMT March 15 2014
20:27:25GMT
32days
22h 31min
Fastest Eight
Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria Barbados
Paul Williams
 Matt Inglesby
Matt Mason
James Prior
Oliver Waite
Gavin Emmerson
Yaacov  Mutnikas Lithuania


 

2

Simon Chalk UK Titan 2994 February 26 2012 6:59GMTT March 31 2012 22:30GMT 34d 15h 31min Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria Port St Charles
 Liam Steevenson
Paul Williams
Franck Festor France
Patrick Favre
 Bryan  Fuller USA
Toby Wallace UK/USA
Noel Watkins NZ
3 Leven Brown UK  Avalon 2994 January 17 2013 19:10GMT Februry 22 2013 07:51GMT 35 days 12h 41min Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria PSC, Barbados
Calum McNicol
Benno Rawlinson
 Jan Öner
James Cowan
Peter Fleck
Livar Nysted
Tim Spiteri Australia
3 Leven Brown UK Avalon 2994 Jan 20, 2015 23:30GMT March 5, 2015  11:25GMT 43 d 12 hrs 55min Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria PSC, Barbados
Thato Mabeline South Africa
Julie Dunne UK/Ireland
Don Lennox UK
James  Robins
Caetano Altafin UK/Brazil)
Stuart Connacher UK
Nikki Brown

 

SEVEN

1 Simon Chalk UK Toby Wallace 2994 November 24 2014 21:59GMT January 3 2015
21:20GMT
39 days 23h 21min
 
Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria Barbados
Noel  Watkins NZ
Roland  Burr UK
 John Farndale
Stephen Harpin
Oliver Waite
Jeremy Webb

 

SIX

1 Matt Craughwell UK Sara G 3168 January 5 2011 13:30GMT February 8 2011 11:16GMT 33d 21h 46min

average overall speed - 3.896 m/h
World Record
Tarfaya, Morocco PSC, Barbados

Ocean Rowing Blue Riband  - the fastest row across the Atlantic E-W
Graham Carlin
Thomas Cremona Malta
Rob Byrne Ireland
Adam  Burke
Fiann Paul Iceland
2 David Hosking UK Trimaran
Hallin Marine
2949 January 6 2011 20:30GMT February 7 2011 20:01GMT 31d 23h 31min

average overall speed - 3.84 m/h
 Fastest multihull

San Miguel Marina,  Tenerife, Spain PSC, Barbados

Ocean Rowing Blue Riband
 (Feb 7 - 8 2011) - the fastest row across the Atlantic E-W

 Chris Covey
Paddy Thomas
 Naomi Hoogesteger
 Justin Johanneson
Jack Stonehouse
3 Simon Chalk UK Titan 2994 January 15 2013 9:59GMT Februry 19 2013 23:49GMT 35 days 13h 50min Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria PSC, Barbados
Rufus Bostock
Mikey Buckley
Andrew Berry
Kez Bostock
Paul Gerritsen NZ

FIVE

1

Ben Thackwray UK Oyster Shack

3011

December 23 2007
12:05GMT 
January 29 2008
17:55GMT
37d 5h 50min
Fastest Five
San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain

English Harbour, Antigua

Mike Martin
George Oliver
Ian  Couch
Simon Chalk


FOUR
 

1 Jason Hart UK Queensgate

2907

January 20 2004 11:00GMT February 26 2004 10:59GMT


36days 59min
The fastest Classic Four

San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Port St. Charles,
Barbados
Phil Langman
Yorkie Lomas
Shaun Barker
2 Dom Mee UK Atlantic Quest

3111

January 14 2007 10:06GMT February 20 2007 18:09GMT

37days 08h 03min

Porto Tazacorte, La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain Archers Bay,
Barbados
Peter Bird
Ed James
Tom Rendell

3

Justin Adkin UK

All Relative

2934

November 30 2005 January 8 2006
15:37GMT
39d 3h 35 min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain

English Harbour, Antigua

James Green
Robert Adkin
Martin Adkin

4

Ross Turner UK Atlantic 4   December 5 2011 January 16 2012 41d 23h 34min San Sebastian, La Gomera PSC, Barbados
Hugo Turner
Adam Wolley
Greg Symondson
5 Eoin Hartwright UK Atlantic Quad 2934 Dec 23 2013 08:00GMT February 5 2014  5:04GMT 43 days 21h 4min La Gomera, Spain Antigua
Simon Hartwright
Mathew Collier
Tom Alden

 

6 Angus  Collins  UK Ocean Reunion 2934 Dec 20 2015 09:00GMT January 21 2016 37 days 9hrs 12min La Gomera, Spain Antigua
Gus Barton
Joe Barnett
Jack

Mayhew

 

7 Lauren   Morton UK Miss Nellie 2934 Dec 20 2015 09:00GMT January 29 2016 40 days 8hrs 26 min La Gomera, Spain Antigua

The fastest all-female Four
Bella Collins
Olivia Bolesworth
Gee Purdy

 

  FIRST NAME SURNAME  COUNTRY TEAM NAME BOAT NAME MILES DEPART ARRIVAL TIME AT SEA FROM TO
8 Jason  Caldwell USA Latitude 35 American Spirit
Open Class
2934 December 14 2016 January 19 2017 01:03GMT 35 days 14 hrs 3 min
The fastest Four
La Gomera, Spain Antigua
Matthew  Brown
Angus Collins UK
Alex Simpson

 

9 Rory Buchanan UK

 Row for James

 Row for James 2934 December 14 2016 January 22 2017 16:15 GMT 39d 4hrs 14 min La Gomera, Spain Antigua
Harry Wentworth-Stanley
Toby Fenwicke-Clennell
Sam Greenly

 

PAIR

1 James Fitzgerald

New Zealand

Holiday Shoppe Challenge

~3000 October 19 2003

November 28 2003 15:31GMT

40days 5h 31min
RECORD

San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Port St. Charles,
Barbados
Kevin Biggar

2

Toby Iles UK Box Number 8   December  5 2011 January 14 2012 40 days 9h 15 min San Sebastian, La Gomera PSC, Barbados
Nick  Moore
3 Matt Goodman

New Zealand

Team CRC

~3000 October 19 2003 November 29 2003 00:28GMT 40days 14h 28min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Port St. Charles,
Barbados
Steve Westlake
4 Michael Perrens UK Britannia Endeavour

~3000

November 12 2004

December 23  2004

40days 17h 28min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain

Port St. Charles,
Barbados

Frank Gargan
5 Mike Burton UK Locura Rows the Atlantic   Dec 4 2013 13:00GMT January 14 2014 15:38GMT  41d 2h 38 min La Gomera, Spain Antigua
Tom Salt
6 Rob Hamill New Zealand

Kiwi Challenge

2753 October 12 1997 November 22 1997 41 days
2 hours
55 min
Los Gigantes, Tenerife (Canary Islands) Barbados (West Indies)
Phil Stubbs
7 Matt Goodman New Zealand

Telecom 
Challenge 1

~3000 October 07 2001 November 18 2001 42 days
2h 16min
Playa San Juan
Tenerife, Spain
Port St. Charles,
Barbados
Steve  Westlake
8 Philip Als

Barbados

Rowing Home

~3000 October 19 2003 December 02 2003 00:17GMT 43days 14h 17min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Port St. Charles,
Barbados
Randal Valdez

 

 

9 David  Lambert UK Christy White Always Further   Dec 20 2015 09:00GMT February 1 2016 43d 16hrs 18min La Gomera, Spain Antigua
Tom  Brunwin

 

10 Shaun  Pedley UK  Sic Parva Magna   Dec 20 2015 09:00GMT February 2 2016 44 days 13hrs 43min La Gomera, Spain Antigua
Ryan  Barter

 

SOLO

1

Andrew Brown UK JJ   December 5  2011 January 14 2012 40 days 9h 41 min San Sebastian, La Gomera PSC, Barbados

2

Emmanuel Coindre

France

Lady Bird

January 7 2004

February 19 2004


42 days 14h
32min  
     

Restinga Del Hierro, Canary Islands, Spain

Guadeloupe

3 Charlie Pitcher UK Soma ~3000 February 6 2013 17:05GMT March 13 2013 35d 33min
World Record (open class)
San Sebastian de la Gomera Barbados

 

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