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PRESS ARTICLES ON OCEANROWING

ORS  Press Archive


 2008
JanuaryFebruary  March  ● April  ● May  ● June  ● July  ● August

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JUNE

TIMESONLINE

Coping with pressure as the waves break

June 29 2008 Scott McNaughton &
 Neil Hunter

this is cornwall.co.uk

Isles of Scilly boys back on dry land

June 24 2008 "Scilly Boys"

Charity rowers ocean rescue

June 24 2008 "Scilly Boys"

He's rowed the Charles - next, the Atlantic

June 23 2008 Leo Rosette

thewest.com.au

Brothers in dramatic ocean rescue

June 20 2008 Sinelnik brothers

Oar-inspiring rowing race for detective

June 16 2008 Mick Birchall and Richard Box

guardian.co.uk

Rescuers recover stricken transatlantic rowers

June 14 2008 "Scilly Boys"

Seattle adventurer gives wife first kiss in 344 days

June 13 2008 Erden Eruc

Seattle rower coming home after 11 months at sea

June 12 2008 Erden Eruc

ABS-CBN

Man crosses Pacific Ocean in 312 days rowing a boat

June 03 2008 Erden Eruc

'Scilly Boys' Aim To Break Trans-Atlantic Rowing Record

June 01 2008 "Scilly Boys"

WXTV - TV Delta (AP)

Starting from NY, rowers try to cross Atlantic

June 01 2008 "Scilly Boys"

newsday.com

Starting from Hudson, rowers attempt to cross Atlantic

June 01 2008 "Scilly Boys"
 
MAY
       

this is cornwall.co.uk

'SCILLY BOYS' READY FOR EPIC ROW

May 24 2008 "Scilly Boys"

BUXTON  TODAY

Single-handed Columbus trip

May 22 2008 Dave Clark

The Northern Echo

High seas adventure for rowing relations

May 22 2008 Kevan Jefferson and Martin Gilbey

Telegraph & Argus

Ben tackles latest Peaks challenge

May 08 2008 Ben Thackwray

Manchester
EveningNews

Dave's oar-some achievement!

May 01 2008 Dave Clark
 
APRIL
 
       

pressconnects.com
Greater Binghampton

Binghamton High grad plans daring Atlantic crossing

April 13 2008 Paul Ridley

Atlantic rower feted in USA

April 10 2008 Sam Williams

this is leicestershire

TOUGHEST RACE IS DREAM COME TRUE

April 10 2008 Graham Walters

Dutchman to row from Peru to Brisbane

April 09 2008 Ralph Tuijn

Victorious rowers back on dry land

April 08 2008 Matt Boreham & Alan Lock

Rower completes Atlantic challenge

April 06 2008 Matt Boreham & Alan Lock

London Marathon: keep on running

April 05 2008 Ben Fogle

Wiltshire Times
 & Chippenham News

Sam completes Atlantic test

April 04 2008 Sam Williams

The Bolton News

Rower honoured by Bolton naval organisation

April 03 2008 Rachel Flanders
(Silver Cloud)

Oarsome adventure nearly over

April 03 2008 Matt Boreham & Alan Lock
 
MARCH
 
CELEBRATING FOUR YEAR RECORD OF A REMARKABLE ATLANTIC CROSSING  March 26 2008 Queensgate _
Phil Langman, Shaun Barker, Yorkie Lomas and Jason Hart
BBC SPORT Devon rower aims to break record March 13 2008 David Brooks
TIMESONLINE Chris Hall March 13 2008 Chris Hall
(
Team Altitude 2003)
Dispatchonline Atlantic rowers clinch province’s top sports award March 10 2008 Peter van Kets and Bill Godfrey
Wiltshire Times
 & Chippenham News
Sam halfway in Atlantic challenge March 07 2008 Sam Williams
this is exeter.co.uk ROYAL MARINES STARS OF ITV DOCUMENTARY March 07 2008 Ben Gaffney & Orlando Rogers
The Bolton News It's Christmas for Rachel - two months late March 03 2008 Rachel Flanders
 
FEBRUARY
 
expressandstar.com Intrepid nurse rows the Atlantic February 29 2008 Herdip Sidhu & Elin Davies.
Rowers cross the Atlantic in 51 days February 29 2008 UnFinished Business
Formby rower Stuart Kershaw breaks Atlantic world record February 28 2008 Stuart Kershaw
(La Mondiale)
Atlantic row nightmare becomes an amazing dream February 2008 Peter Raab & Tim Wilks
The Bolton News Atlantic rower aims to cross two other oceans February 25 2008 Rachel Flanders
(Silver Cloud)
Press-Telegram Paraplegic's Atlantic feat honored February 22 2008 Angela Madsen
Rower overcomes sea sickness and sharks to cross Atlantic February 20 2008 Tara Remington & UnFinished Business


Four rowers from the South West make preparations to row from New York to the Isles of Scilly
>>>  video
 

'Nautical nurses' cross Atlantic February 18 2008 Elin Haf Davies & Herdip Sidhu
LIVENEWS Sydney man completes marathon voyage February 17 2008 Pete Collett
Rowers plan to break record
 
VIDEO
February 13 2008 Scilly Boys
From one Brown to another February 7 2008 Leven Brown,
 La Mondiale
SA buddies push rowing to the extreme February 6 2008 Bill Godfrey and Peter van Kets
THIS IS LANCASHIRE Atlantic rower Rachel heads for dry land February 6 2008 Rachel Flanders
(Atlantic Angels)
Shackers hackers can relax after completing Atlantic crossing February 5 2008 Oyster Shack
DAILY POST Transatlantic world record for Aberystwyth student February 5 2008 Stuart Kershaw
(La Mondiale)
 
 
JANUARY
 
Father's death helped to push Reinhardt on January 29 2008 Reinhardt Von Hof,
La Mondiale
Perhaps it was a good thing I didn't get a proper look inside January 28 2008 Sam Williams
Dispatchonline Kings of the Atlantic back home January 28 2008 Bill Godfrey and
 Peter van Kets
CITIZEN-TIMEScom Warren Wilson student plans 2,500-mile trek across Atlantic Ocean January 27 2008 Katie Spotz
Rowers run out of food January 27 2008 Mission Atlantic
NewsWales Cardiff rower breaks world record January 27 2008 Emily Kohl, Sara Kessans and Tara Remington
Food problems force race pull-out January 26 2008 Mission Atlantic

 

The Great Escape from La Gomera
14 men smash Atlantic speed record
Going all-out for Antigua
Third boat amends its target
If there's a record up for grabs be sure someone will go for it

Read these articles with fabulous pics on pages 1 - 5
>>>   24.01.08 (pdf format)
South Africans win trans-Atlantic rowing race January 23 2008 Bill Godfrey and
Peter van Kets
4 row, row, row their boat 3,000 miles January 22 2008 ORCA
Crew remains determined despite new record January 22 2008 Oyster Shack
newsday.com LI rowers celebrate cross-Atlantic journey January 21 2008 ORCA
  Click here to read many more articles on La Mondiale from Jan 12 - Jan 19 2008 >>>
Rowers celebrate Atlantic Christmas January 07 2008 La Mondiale
Atlantic crew put in the hours January 04 2008 Carl Theakston & Pura Vida
 

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