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Due to growing work commitments it is with regret that Cris Rossiter is no longer in a position to assist with the admin and maintenance of the Ocean Rowing Society International website. He remains a strong supporter of the ORSI and hopes to be able to help again in the future.
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"Fast Row West" have completed their row across the Indian Ocean E-W from Exmouth, WA. to Mauritius on board Tiny Dancer; they have beaten the previous record for the fastest team of Four on this route ("Bexhill Trust Challenger" that rowed 3600 miles/3140 nautical miles from Geraldton, WA. to Port Louis, Mauritius in 68d 19h 40min at average speed 1,9 knots)
 and became the youngest Four to row any ocean (combined age at the start - 94 years 1 months 25 days.
The previous youngest team of Four's combined age was
94 years 3 months 10 days ).
 

Departed from Tantabiddi Beach, Exmouth Cape, WA. on June 30, 2014 at 23:30GMT
 (July 01, 2014 at 7:30 AWST)
Arrived to Victoria, Mahe, the Seychelles on September 10, 2014 at 14:21GMT
The average speed is 2.07 knots

Congratulations to the fastest Four to row the Indian Ocean
and to the youngest team of Four to row any ocean

 


  
 

 


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Ocean Rows to start in 2014



 
 

THE FIRST DUTCH OCEAN ROWING RACE
Boats - Double

 October 2014

 
 

       From Europe to Curacao (Dutch Antilles)

Boats: 1. Zeeman Challenger 2. Me Inc 3. t.b.n.
Entrants:  Ralph Tuijn, Pieter Smit, Floriand Dirkse, Paulien Deutekom, Henk-Jan Smit and Sebastian Wevers


Nick & Phil McCorry (GB)

       

plan to row the Atlantic E-W  from the Canaries and make land in the Caribbean in no more than 45 days onboard "Bexhill College Endeavour".
The departure is scheduled for November/December 2014 

   

 


Calendar of ocean rows in  2015



 
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