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# Nationality Male Female Total C I
Total 1510 300 1810 1689 638
United Kingdom 886 170 1056 992 336
United States 117 32 149 135 56
France 122 19 141 138 62
Ireland 43 8 51 40 29
Australia 34 9 43 32 18
Netherlands 24 11 35 44 10
South Africa 29 3 32 30 7
Canada 23 7 30 22 18
New Zealand 21 4 25 27 8
Switzerland 17 5 22 22 0
Belgium 20 0 20 14 7
Germany 12 8 20 14 7
Norway 13 5 18 18 2
Antigua And Barbuda 11 5 16 16 0
Denmark 12 3 15 17 1
Spain 13 1 14 12 2
Sweden 12 2 14 13 7
Russia 13 0 13 9 11
Guyana 9 0 9 10 3
Hungary 5 1 6 6 3
China 2 4 6 7 5
Romania 5 0 5 4 1
Iceland 5 0 5 6 4
Brazil 4 1 5 2 1
Faroe Islands 4 0 4 3 3
Finland 4 0 4 3 1
Italy 3 0 3 3 2
Poland 3 0 3 4 1
Ukraine 3 0 3 4 2
Austria 2 1 3 3 1
Croatia 2 0 2 2 2
French Guiana 2 0 2 3 0
Latvia 2 0 2 4 1
United Arab Emirates 2 0 2 1 1
Egypt 2 0 2 0 2
Barbados 2 0 2 2 0
Malta 2 0 2 2 0
Gibraltar 2 0 2 0 3
Portugal 2 0 2 1 3
Bulgaria 2 0 2 2 0
Zimbabwe 2 0 2 1 1
India 2 0 2 2 2
Japan 1 0 1 1 1
Uruguay 0 1 1 1 0
Serbia 1 0 1 1 0
Mexico 1 0 1 1 0
Slovenia 1 0 1 1 0
Korea 1 0 1 1 0
Lebanon 1 0 1 1 0
Argentina 1 0 1 0 2
Oman 1 0 1 1 0
Hong Kong 1 0 1 0 1
Georgia 1 0 1 1 0
Lithuania 1 0 1 1 2
Kyrgyzstan 1 0 1 0 4
Guatemala 1 0 1 1 0
Turkey 1 0 1 7 5
Greece 1 0 1 1 0

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Name Lastname
Nationality / Gender / Number
Birthday Expeditions Total days at sea Total distance [NM] Amount of oceans rowed / map Amount of ocean rows / vessels
Colin Blears Colin Blears AU / M / 925 1980-06-08
Expedition Number Status Race / Ind Depart Arrival From To Duration Distance
[NM]
Avg. S
[kt]
Age at
start
773
C
M
I 06 Mar 2017 09:50 23 Apr 2017 14:43 Portimao (PT) French Guyanne (GF) 48d 4h 53m 3251 2.81 36y 271d
48
3251 1
1
James Wight James Wight UK / M / 1977-11-05
647
I
R 18 Jun 2014 00:00 20 Jun 2014 00:00 Monterey (US) Monterey (US) 2d 0h 0m 174 3.63 36y 225d
2
174 0
0
Phil Stubbs Phil Stubbs NZ / M / 59 1961-03-16
85
C
R 12 Oct 1997 00:00 22 Nov 1997 02:55 Los Gigantes (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 41d 2h 55m 2550 2.59 36y 210d
41
2550 1
1
Geoff Cooper Geoff Cooper UK / M / 0 1952-01-01
53
I
I 17 Jun 1988 12:00 23 Jun 1988 12:00 Gweek (UK) Gweek (UK) 6d 0h 0m 46 0.32 36y 168d
44
I
I 27 Aug 1986 12:00 30 Aug 1986 12:00 Gweek (UK) Gweek (UK) 3d 0h 0m 36 0.5 34y 238d
9
82 0
0
Ross Johnson Ross Johnson UK / M / 864 1979-09-17
730
C
M
I 07 Feb 2016 00:00 28 Mar 2016 10:36 Lagos (PT) Venezuela (VE) 50d 10h 36m 3416 2.82 36y 143d
50
3416 1
1
Ben Fouracre UK / M / 301 1970-02-02
295
C
R 10 Jun 2006 00:00 02 Sep 2006 23:59 Jersey City (US) Mavagissey (UK) 84d 23h 59m 2863 1.4 36y 128d
85
2863 1
1
King-Fretts Hugh King-Fretts Hugh UK / M / 22 1947-10-01
39
C
I 30 Jan 1984 10:00 08 May 1984 22:30 Los Cristianos (ES) Conset Bay (BB) 99d 12h 30m 2733 1.14 36y 121d
100
2733 1
1
Iain Yorkie Lomas UK / M / 229 1967-10-25
229
C
R 20 Jan 2004 00:00 25 Feb 2004 00:59 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 36d 0h 59m 2534 2.93 36y 87d
36
2534 1
1
Peter Raab Peter Raab DE / M / 392 1971-10-14
366
C
I 08 Dec 2007 00:00 05 Feb 2008 03:30 Puerto Colon (ES) Jolly Harbour, Antigua (AG) 59d 3h 30m 2574 1.81 36y 55d
59
2574 1
1
Glynn Coupland UK / M / 256 1969-11-01
265
C
R 30 Nov 2005 00:00 18 Jan 2006 14:21 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) Jolly Harbour, Antigua (AG) 49d 14h 21m 2554 2.15 36y 29d
50
2554 1
1
Richard White Richard White UK / M / 153 1965-10-18
167
C
R 07 Oct 2001 00:00 02 Dec 2001 16:16 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 56d 16h 16m 2554 1.88 35y 354d
57
2554 1
1
Greg Wood US / M / 0 1980-01-24
717
C
R 20 Dec 2015 09:00 09 Feb 2016 17:43 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) English Harbour (AG) 51d 8h 43m 2549 2.07 35y 330d
51
2549 0
0
Ian Roots Ian Roots UK / M / 154 1965-11-12
167
C
R 07 Oct 2001 00:00 02 Dec 2001 16:16 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 56d 16h 16m 2554 1.88 35y 329d
57
2554 1
1
Al Howard Al Howard UK / M / 282 1970-01-14
279
C
R 30 Nov 2005 00:00 04 Feb 2006 13:16 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) Jolly Harbour, Antigua (AG) 66d 13h 16m 2554 1.6 35y 320d
67
2554 1
1
Denis Bribosia Denis Bribosia BE / M / 137 1965-12-01
159
C
R 07 Oct 2001 00:00 18 Dec 2001 04:08 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 72d 4h 8m 2554 1.47 35y 310d
72
2554 1
1
Ian Blandin Ian Blandin UK / M / 63 1962-01-13
88
C
R 12 Oct 1997 00:00 08 Dec 1997 12:00 Los Gigantes (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 57d 12h 0m 2550 1.85 35y 272d
57
2550 1
1
Gavan Hennigan Gavan Hennigan IE / M / 898 1981-03-23
759
C
R 14 Dec 2016 00:15 01 Feb 2017 11:52 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) English Harbour (AG) 49d 11h 37m 2549 2.15 35y 266d
49
2549 1
1
Julien Besson Julien Besson FR / M / 639 1976-05-08
539
C
M
R 29 Jan 2012 10:00 08 Mar 2012 09:20 Dakar (SN) Cayenne (GY) 38d 23h 20m 2144 2.29 35y 266d
39
2144 1
1
Andrew Burns Andrew Burns UK / M / 1063 1985-10-29
1005
C
I 10 Jul 2021 09:35 22 Aug 2021 12:40 Cowes (UK) Cowes, Isle of Wight (UK) 43d 3h 5m 1483 1.43 35y 254d
856
C
R 12 Dec 2018 13:25 24 Jan 2019 02:18 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) English Harbour (AG) 42d 12h 53m 2549 2.5 33y 44d
86
4032 1
1
John Searson John Searson UK / M / 87 1962-02-02
100
C
R 12 Oct 1997 12:00 11 Dec 1997 05:00 Los Gigantes (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 59d 17h 0m 2550 1.78 35y 252d
60
2550 1
1
Paul Perchard UK / M / 123 1966-03-07
151
C
R 07 Oct 2001 00:00 08 Dec 2001 05:42 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 62d 5h 42m 2554 1.71 35y 214d
62
2554 1
1
Tim Thurnham Tim Thurnham UK / M / 160 1966-03-22
170
C
R 07 Oct 2001 00:00 26 Nov 2001 16:22 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 50d 16h 22m 2554 2.1 35y 199d
51
2554 1
1
Peter Haining UK / M / 1962-04-03
77
I
R 12 Oct 1997 00:00 14 Oct 1997 00:00 Los Gigantes (ES) Los Gigantes (ES) 2d 0h 0m 52 1.08 35y 192d
Links: wiki;
2
52 0
0
Francisco Korff ES / M / 121 1966-04-02
150
C
R 07 Oct 2001 00:00 07 Dec 2001 15:29 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 61d 15h 29m 2554 1.73 35y 188d
62
2554 1
1
Damian West Damian West UK / M / 135 1966-05-05
158
C
R 07 Oct 2001 00:00 25 Dec 2001 21:41 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 79d 21h 41m 2554 1.33 35y 155d
80
2554 1
1
Alex Gregory OLY Alex Gregory OLY UK / M / 937 1982-03-11
786
C
E
I 09 Aug 2017 20:09 21 Aug 2017 18:00 79 55'500" N (NO) Jan Mayen (NO) 11d 21h 51m 600 2.11 35y 151d
786
C
E
I 08 Aug 2017 00:30 09 Aug 2017 20:09 Longyearbyen (NO) 79 55'500" N (NO) 1d 19h 39m 151 3.51 35y 150d
Links: wiki; Comments: multiple Olympic gold medalist;
14
751 1
1
John Petersen John Petersen US / M / 1263 1984-07-31
937
C
E
I 13 Dec 2019 12:00 25 Dec 2019 13:45 Cape Horn (CL) Charles Point (AQ) 12d 1h 45m 529 1.83 35y 135d
12
529 1
1
Matthew Boreham Matthew Boreham CA / M / 217 1968-10-14
223
C
R 20 Jan 2004 00:00 12 Apr 2004 18:27 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 83d 18h 27m 2606 1.3 35y 98d
118
I
I 22 Jul 1999 00:00 22 Jul 1999 00:00 St. John’s (CA) St. John’s (CA) 0d 0h 0m 5 0 30y 281d
110
I
I 17 Aug 1998 00:00 26 Aug 1998 00:00 Los Gigantes (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 9d 0h 0m 240 1.11 29y 307d
79
I
R 12 Oct 1997 00:00 13 Nov 1997 00:00 Los Gigantes (ES) Los Gigantes (ES) 32d 0h 0m 729 0.95 28y 363d
125
3580 1
1
Evan Buckland Evan Buckland US / M / 1040 1983-03-31
837
C
R 07 Jun 2018 01:00 27 Jul 2018 00:15 Monterey (US) Waikiki (US) 49d 23h 15m 2084 1.74 35y 68d
50
2084 1
1
Toby Wallace Toby Wallace UK / M / 650 1977-01-01
559
C
I 26 Feb 2012 06:59 31 Mar 2012 22:30 Puerto de Mogan (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 34d 15h 31m 2601 3.13 35y 56d
35
2601 1
1
Mark Jenkins UK / M / 698 1979-02-27
613
C
R 04 Dec 2013 13:00 21 Jan 2014 22:13 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) English Harbour (AG) 48d 9h 13m 2549 2.2 34y 280d
48
2549 1
1
Colin O'Brady Colin O'Brady US / M / 1261 1985-03-16
937
C
E
I 13 Dec 2019 12:00 25 Dec 2019 13:45 Cape Horn (CL) Charles Point (AQ) 12d 1h 45m 529 1.83 34y 272d
12
529 1
1
John Fairfax John Fairfax UK / M / 7 1937-05-21
20
C
H
T
I 07 Feb 1972 00:00 22 Apr 1972 00:00 Tarawa (KI) Hayman Island (AU) 75d 0h 0m 1933 1.07 34y 262d
20
C
H
T
I 11 Jan 1972 00:00 13 Jan 1972 00:00 Gilbert Islands (KI) Tarawa (KI) 2d 0h 0m 0 0 34y 235d
20
C
H
T
I 12 Nov 1971 00:00 09 Jan 1972 00:00 Tangkore (KI) Gilbert Islands (KI) 58d 0h 0m 1496 1.07 34y 175d
20
C
H
T
I 17 Jun 1971 00:00 06 Oct 1971 00:00 Ensenada (MX) Tangkore (KI) 111d 0h 0m 2948 1.11 34y 27d
20
C
H
T
I 26 Apr 1971 00:00 03 Jun 1971 00:00 Pier 41, San Francisco (US) Ensenada (MX) 38d 0h 0m 0 33y 340d
18
H
Rs
I 20 Apr 1971 00:00 20 Apr 1971 00:00 Pier 41, San Francisco (US) Pier 41, San Francisco (US) 0d 0h 0m 0 0 33y 334d
17
H
Rs
I 15 Apr 1971 00:00 15 Apr 1971 00:00 Pier 41, San Francisco (US) Pier 41, San Francisco (US) 0d 0h 0m 0 0 33y 329d
16
H
Rs
I 10 Apr 1971 00:00 10 Apr 1971 00:00 Pier 41, San Francisco (US) Pier 41, San Francisco (US) 0d 0h 0m 0 0 33y 324d
8
C
H
B
I 20 Jan 1969 00:00 19 Jul 1969 00:00 San Agustin, Gran Canaria (ES) Hollywood Beach (US) 180d 0h 0m 3773 0.87 31y 244d
Links: wiki;
464
10150 2
2
Kevin Biggar NZ / M / 193 1969-03-10
203
C
R 19 Oct 2003 00:00 28 Nov 2003 05:53 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 40d 5h 53m 2534 2.63 34y 223d
40
2534 1
1
Neal Mueller Neal Mueller US / M / 653 1977-12-16
567
C
I 17 Jul 2012 19:39 26 Aug 2012 22:46 Inuvik (CA) Point Hope (US) 40d 3h 7m 725 0.75 34y 214d
40
725 1
1
Johnnie Ball Johnnie Ball UK / M / 1489 1987-07-10
1055
C
I 25 Jan 2022 11:18 30 Mar 2022 06:35 Portimao (PT) Cayenne (GY) 63d 19h 17m 3080 2.01 34y 199d
64
3080 1
1
Abraham Levy Abraham Levy MX / M / 782 1980-08-01
679
C
ms
I 13 Feb 2015 00:00 14 Mar 2015 01:32 Jolly Harbour, Antigua (AG) Cancun (MX) 29d 1h 32m 1433 2.06 34y 196d
679
C
ms
I 02 Dec 2014 00:00 29 Jan 2015 00:00 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) Jolly Harbour, Antigua (AG) 58d 0h 0m 2554 1.83 34y 123d
679
C
ms
I 21 Oct 2014 00:00 10 Nov 2014 00:00 Huelva (ES) San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) 20d 0h 0m 748 1.56 34y 81d
107
4735 1
1
Pascal Blond Pascal Blond FR / M / 60 1963-04-02
86
C
R 12 Oct 1997 00:00 30 Nov 1997 07:00 Los Gigantes (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 49d 7h 0m 2550 2.16 34y 193d
49
2550 1
1
Chris Shirley Chris Shirley UK / M / 948 1983-07-10
795
C
ms
I 19 Jan 2018 12:00 16 Feb 2018 06:55 Mindelo (CV) French Guyanne (GF) 27d 18h 55m 2013 3.02 34y 193d
795
C
ms
I 30 Dec 2017 10:20 13 Jan 2018 09:00 Arrecife, Lanzarote (ES) Mindelo (CV) 13d 22h 40m 962 2.88 34y 173d
795
C
ms
I 12 Dec 2017 12:46 25 Dec 2017 07:00 Portimao (PT) Arrecife, Lanzarote (ES) 12d 18h 14m 550 1.8 34y 155d
55
3525 1
1
Oliver Hicks Oliver Hicks UK / M / 242 1981-12-03
735
sd
T
W
K
Ic
I 01 Jun 2016 19:05 04 Sep 2016 00:01 Point in Denmark Strait (GL) Balnakeil (UK) 94d 4h 56m 795 0.35 34y 181d
480
I
R 01 Jun 2010 16:30 14 Jun 2010 00:00 Tower Bridge (UK) Tower Bridge (UK) 12d 7h 30m 0 0 28y 180d
390
C
I 23 Jan 2009 00:00 28 Apr 2009 00:00 Tasmania (AU) Stewart Island/Rakiura (NZ) 95d 0h 0m 917 0.4 27y 51d
249
C
I 27 May 2005 00:00 27 Sep 2005 22:08 Atlantic Highlands (US) St. Mary's (UK) 123d 22h 8m 2821 0.95 23y 175d
Links: wiki;
325
4533 1
1
James Ketchell James Ketchell UK / M / 461 1982-01-11
750
I
I 25 Jun 2016 18:00 01 Jul 2016 18:00 Tower Bridge (UK) Tower Bridge (UK) 6d 0h 0m 0 0 34y 166d
729
I
W
K
I 01 Feb 2016 00:00 09 Feb 2016 00:00 Gran Canaria (ES) Barbados (BB) 8d 0h 0m 0 0 34y 21d
691
I
I 03 Jul 2015 00:00 07 Jul 2015 23:00 Geraldton (AU) Geraldton (AU) 4d 23h 0m 0 0 33y 173d
685
Rs
I 18 May 2015 04:33 19 May 2015 04:33 Geraldton (AU) Geraldton (AU) 1d 0h 0m 0 0 33y 127d
441
C
R 04 Jan 2010 00:00 24 Apr 2010 00:00 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) Jolly Harbour, Antigua (AG) 110d 0h 0m 2554 0.97 27y 358d
130
2554 1
1
James Bastin UK / M / 247 1971-01-01
251
C
I 07 Jun 2005 13:00 04 Jul 2005 10:14 Tower Bridge (UK) Tower Bridge (UK) 26d 21h 14m 1483 2.3 34y 157d
27
1483 0
0
Luke Richmond Luke Richmond UK / M / 867 1984-06-11
848
I
I 10 Nov 2018 09:40 18 Nov 2018 00:00 Eden (AU) New Plymouth (NZ) 7d 14h 20m 0 0 34y 152d
731
C
M
I 29 Feb 2016 09:00 23 Apr 2016 19:45 Lagos (PT) Recife (BR) 54d 10h 45m 3086 2.36 31y 263d
62
3086 1
1
Scott Wonenberg Scott Wonenberg US / M / 231 1969-08-30
230
C
I 22 Jan 2004 00:00 09 Mar 2004 03:40 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 47d 3h 40m 2606 2.3 34y 145d
47
2606 1
1
Guilhem Orlhac Guilhem Orlhac FR / M / 1278 1986-07-02
956
C
I 22 Nov 2020 08:00 09 Jan 2021 00:05 Restinga Del Hierro (ES) Martinique (MQ) 47d 16h 5m 2522 2.2 34y 143d
48
2522 1
1
Geoff Gavey UK / M / 57 1963-06-16
82
C
R 12 Oct 1997 00:00 15 Dec 1997 07:00 Los Gigantes (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 64d 7h 0m 2550 1.65 34y 118d
64
2550 1
1
David Lambert UK / M / 815 1981-09-17
710
C
R 20 Dec 2015 09:00 02 Feb 2016 01:18 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) English Harbour (AG) 43d 16h 18m 2549 2.43 34y 94d
44
2549 1
1
Colin Angus Colin Angus CA / M / 299 1971-11-19
290
C
I 01 Feb 2006 00:00 24 Feb 2006 03:00 St. Lucia (LC) Limon (CR) 23d 3h 0m 1312 2.36 34y 74d
290
C
I 23 Sep 2005 00:00 19 Jan 2006 07:00 Lisbon (PT) St. Lucia (LC) 118d 7h 0m 3109 1.1 33y 308d
141
4421 1
1
Matteo Perucchini IT / M / 850 1981-10-20
723
C
R 20 Dec 2015 09:00 10 Feb 2016 12:26 San Sebastian, La Gomera (ES) English Harbour (AG) 52d 3h 26m 2549 2.04 34y 61d
52
2549 1
1
Rik Knoop Rik Knoop NL / M / 173 1967-08-11
178
C
R 09 Oct 2001 00:00 18 Jan 2002 00:00 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Port St. Charles (BB) 101d 0h 0m 2554 1.05 34y 59d
176
Rs
R 08 Oct 2001 00:00 09 Oct 2001 00:00 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) 1d 0h 0m 13 0.54 34y 58d
144
I
R 07 Oct 2001 00:00 08 Oct 2001 00:00 Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) Playa San Juan Tenerife (ES) 1d 0h 0m 8 0.33 34y 57d
103
2575 1
1
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