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MULTIPLE CROSSINGS


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Atlantic + Pacific Ocean Atlantic + Indian Ocean

Atlantic + Pacific + Indian Pacific + Indian

Two ocean rows in one year

 

Atlantic (twice) + Pacific + Indian Oceans
 

Atlantic E W solo  + Pacific E W solo + Indian E - W + Atlantic E - W  solo
First person to row three oceans

Erden Eruç Turkey Around-n-Over 3529 Jan 29 2006 May 05 2006 95d 22h Gran Canaria Guadeloupe
Erden Eruç Turkey Around-n-Over 9493 July 10 2007 May 17 2008 312 days Bodega bay, CA., USA New Guinea
811 Jan 15 2009 Feb 4 2009 19 days 21h 31min 0.02634N, 144.61426E Papua New Guinea, Finsch Harbor (Dreger)
598 Dec 7 2009 Jan 09 2010 32 days 23h 03min Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby Turtle Head Island, Australia
Erden Eruc Turkey Around-n-Over 5523 July 13 2010 November 26 2010 136d 12h Carnarvon, WA.

Mahajanga, Madagascar

Erden Eruc Turkey Around-n-Over 6144 Oct 10 2011 May 27 2012 220d 6h 5min Luderitz, Namibia

Cameron, LA., USA


Atlantic + Pacific + Indian Oceans
Atlantic E W solo  + Pacific E W solo + Indian E - W solo
First woman to row three oceans
Roz Savage

GB

Sedna Solo

3000

November 30 2005

March 13 2006

103d 5h 43min

San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Antigua

Roz

Savage GB Brokade

2545

May 25 2008 September 1 2008

99 days 8h 55min

San Francisco, USA

Oahu, Hawaii

2681 May 24 2009 September 6 2009 104 days 21h 30m Waikiki, Hawaii Tarawa,  Kiribati
April 18 2010 June 3 2010 46 days Tarawa,  Kiribati Madang, PNG
Roz Savage GB Sedna - April 30 2011 October 4 2011 157d 7h 30min Geraldton, WA. Mauritius
Atlantic E - W solo (twice) + Atlantic W-E solo (twice) + Pacific W - E solo + Indian  E-W solo
 First to row an ocean twice in one year
The only person to complete 6 solo ocean crossings
Emmanuel Coindre France Ville de Dinard 3231 April 15 2001 June 11 2001 57days
4h30min
Puerto Mogan
Gran Canaria
Guadeloupe
Emmanuel Coindre France Lady Bird 4545 July 29 2002 October 25 2002 87 days 13hours
 59 min
Chatham, Cape Cod, Mass. (USA) d'Ouessant, France
Emmanuel Coindre France Lady Bird 2891 January 7 2004 February 19  2004 42 days 14hours
32min
Restinga Del Hierro (El Hierro Canary Islands) Guadeloupe
Emmanuel Coindre France Lady Bird 3387 July 9 2004 September 10 2004 62 days 19hours
 48 min
Chatham, Cape Cod, Mass. (USA)  Meridian of I.d'Ouessant, France
Emmanuel Coindre France Somewhere 5988 June 24 2005 November 1 2005 130d 1h 30min Choshi, Japan Coos Bay, Ore. USA
Emmanuel Coindre France The Lady 3696 November 30 2013 January 25 2014 56d 7h 29min 11sec Carnarvon, WA. Saint Denis, La Reunion

Atlantic and Pacific Oceans
 

Atlantic E W solo  + Pacific E W double
First person to row any ocean solo (Atlantic)
First to row the Pacific
First to row two oceans

John Fairfax GB Britannia 3342 January 20 1969 July 19 1969 180 San Agustin
Grand Canaria
Canary Islands

Hollywood
Beach
(USA Florida)

John
Sylvia
Fairfax
Cook
GB Britannia II 8041 April 26 1971 April 22 1972

361

San Francisco California (USA)
37:47:36N 122:33:17W

Hayling Island, Australia

Atlantic W E solo + Pacific W E solo
First to cross two oceans solo
First to row the Pacific W-E

Gerard d'Aboville France

Captaine Cook

2735

July 10 1980

September 20 1980

72

Cape Cod (USA)

Brest (France)

Gerard d'Aboville France

Sector

4500

July 11 1991

November 21 1991

130

Choshi (Japan)

Ilawaco, Washinton 
State (USA)

Atlantic E W double + Mid-Pacific E W solo + Pacific E W solo
First to row the Pacific solo

Peter
Derek
Bird
King
GB

Britannia II

3303

March 24 1974

August 10 1974

103

Gibraltar via Barbate
(Spain) & Casablanca

St Lucia (West Indies)

Peter Bird GB Britannia II 3400 October 1 1980 Feb 26 1981 147 San Francisco, 
CA (USA)
--- via San Quinten (Mexico)
Maui, Hawaii (USA)
Peter Bird GB Hele-on-Britannia 8688 August 23 1982 June 14 1983 294 San Francisco California (USA) Great Barrier Reef, Australia

Atlantic E W double (twice) + Pacific E W double
First team to row the Pacific W-E

Mick
 
Steve
Dawson Dawson GB Mrs D    ~3000

October 7 2001

December 16 2001

70days 9h 12min Playa San Juan
Tenerife, Spain
Port St. Charles,
Barbados
Mick
Andrew
Dawson
Morris
GB Charmed Life

3000

December 6
2005

February 05 2006

61day 02h 50min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Antigua, West Indies
Mick
Chris
Dawson Martin GB Bojangles

 

May 8 2009

Nov 13 2009

189d 10h 39min

Choshi, Japan

Coos Bay, Ore. USA

Atlantic E W double + Pacific W - E double
First woman to row the Atlantic
First team to row two oceans

Kathleen
Curtis
Saville
Saville
USA Excalibur

2800

March 18 1981

June 10 1981

89

Casablanca
(Morocco)
via Hierro
Canary Islands

English Harbour 

 Antigua
(West Indies)

Kathleen
Curtis
Saville
Saville
USA Excalibur
Pacific

9673

July 04 1984

July 31 1985

189

Callao (Peru)

Australia via Galapagos
Atlantic E - W solo (twice) + Atlantic W-E solo (twice) + Pacific W - E solo
 First to row an ocean twice in one year
The only person to complete 5 solo ocean crossings
Emmanuel Coindre France Ville de Dinard 3231 April 15 2001 June 11 2001 57days
4h30min
Puerto Mogan
Gran Canaria
Guadeloupe
Emmanuel Coindre France Lady Bird 4545 July 29 2002 October 25 2002 87 days 13hours
 59 min
Chatham, Cape Cod, Mass. (USA) d'Ouessant, France
Emmanuel Coindre France Lady Bird 2891 January 7 2004 February 19  2004 42 days 14hours
32min
Restinga Del Hierro (El Hierro Canary Islands) Guadeloupe
Emmanuel Coindre France Lady Bird 3387 July 9 2004 September 10 2004 62 days 19hours
 48 min
Chatham, Cape Cod, Mass. (USA)  Meridian of I.d'Ouessant, France
Emmanuel Coindre France Somewhere 5988 June 24 2005 October 31 2005 129d 17h 22min Choshi, Japan Coos Bay, Ore. USA

Atlantic E - W solo + Pacific W - E double
First team to row the Pacific W-E

Chris Martin GB Pacific Pete 3000 November 30 2005 February 07 2006 68d 15h 19min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Antigua
Chris
Mick
Martin
Dawson
GB Bojangles   May 8 2009 Nov 13 2009 189d 10h 39min Choshi, Japan Golden Gate Bridge, CA., USA

Atlantic E - W solo + Pacific E - W solo

Erden Eruç

 see: Atlantic+Pacific+Indian

Roz Savage

Alex Bellini Italy Rosa d'Atacama II 5000 Sept 18 2005 April 30 2006 224 Genoa, Italy Fortaleza, Brazil
Alex Bellini Italy Rosa d'Atacama II t.b.c. Feb 21 2008 Dec 12 2008 294 Callao, Peru The Coral Sea, Australia

Serge Jandaud

France

Diogène

3371

February 13 2006
9:15GMT

April 30 2006

76 d10h

Pasito Blanco,  Gran Canaria Saint Francois, Guadeloupe
Serge Jandaud France Clinique Pasteur Toulouse 6620

June 12 2010

Nov 23 2010 163d 11h Callao, Peru Australia
 

May 29 2011

June 25 2011 27 d Wallis island Vanuatu Islands

Atlantic E W double + Pacific E W solo

Jim
Dave
Shekhdar
Jackson
GB

Boatcom Waverider

Approx.3000

October 12 1997

December 20 1997

64d 18hr

Los Gigantes
(Tenerife Canary Islands)

Barbados
(West Indies)

Jim Shekhdar GB

Le Shark

10652

June 29 2000

March 30 2001

273d 13h 12min

Ilo, Peru
17:38:31S 71:21:00W

N Stradbroke Isl., Australia
27:32:24S 153:30:00E


Ralf
Michael

Tuijn
Tuijn
NL

Zeeman Challenger

3053

September 27 2006

December 12 2006

86 d 09h 15 min

San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain

Willemstad, Curacao,
Dutch Antilles

Ralf

Tuijn NL

Zeeman Challenger

8737

March 14 2007

Aug 24 2007

163 days

Callao, Lima, Peru

Atafu Atoll,
Tokelau Islands

October 19 2007 November 27 2007 38 days

Atafu Atoll,
Tokelau Islands

Fiji
April 27 2008 July 16 2008 80 days
Total: 281d
Fiji New Britain, Papua New Guinea

Atlantic W E solo + Mid-Pacific E - W solo
First woman to row the Atlantic W-E
First woman to row in the Pacific solo

Maud Fontenoy

France

Pilot

4038

June 13 2003

October 9 2003

117 days 14h 10 min

St. Pierre, French territory off Canada La Coruna, Spain

Maud

Fontenoy France Oceor

4217

Jan 12 2005 March 26 2005

72 days

Callao, Lima

Hiva 'Oa, Marquesas Islands

 


 

 

Atlantic and Indian Oceans

Atlantic E-W double + Indian E-W solo + Atlantic E-W  five + Indian E-W eight +
Atlantic E-W 14 + Atlantic E- W eight + Atlantic E-W six + Atlantic E- W eight
First and only to complete eight ocean crossings

Simon
George
Chalk
Rock
GB Cellnet Atlantic Challenger 3012

October 12 1997

December 15 1997

64d 3hr

Los Gigantes
(Tenerife 
Canary Islands)

Barbados
(West Indies)

Simon Chalk GB True Spirit 4027

February 27 2003

June 15 2003

107 days


Kalbarri (West Australia)

Longitude of Rafael Island

Simon Chalk GB Oyster Shack 3011 December 23 2007

January 29 2008

37d 5h 50min

San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain

Antigua

+ 4
Simon Chalk GB  Aud Eamus 3600 April 28 2009 June 25 2009 15:02GMT 58d 15h 08min

Geraldton, Western Australia

Port Louis, Mauritius

+7
Simon Chalk GB Britannia III 2994 Jan 31 2011 March 15 2011 42d 17h 54min

Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria

PSC, Barbados

+ 13
Simon Chalk GB Titan 2994 Feb 26 2012 March 31 2012 34d 15h 31min

Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria

PSC, Barbados

+ 7
Simon Chalk GB Titan 2994  Jan 15 2013 Feb 19 2013 35d 13h 50min

Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria

PSC, Barbados

+ 5
Simon Chalk GB Toby Wallace 2994  Feb 10 2014 March 15 2014 32d 22h 31min

Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria

PSC, Barbados

+ 7

Atlantic E - W and Caribbean Sea solo + Indian E - W solo
First person to row the Atlantic and Caribbean

Pavel Rezvoy

Ukraine

Marion-Lviv

3218

Jan 20 2004

March 22 2004

61 days 18h 15 min

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

1257

May 14 2004 June 9 2004

26 days 7h 54min

Port St. Charles,
Barbados
Puerto de Chivirico, Cuba

Pavel

Rezvoy Ukraine Ukraine

2977

Sept 13 2005 Nov 09 2005

57 days 4h 50 min

Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Australia

Mahe, Seychelles

Atlantic E W double + Indian E - W double/solo

John
Mick
Williams
Burke
GB 2 Blokes No Smokes 3012

October 19 2003

December 29 2003

71days 3 h 09 min

San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain

Barbados
(West Indies)

John Williams GB Warrior 3935

March 24
 2007

July 10 2007

107 days

Fremantle (West Australia)

Longitude of Rodriguez Island

Glenn Edwards Canada June 22 2007 89 days rescued

Atlantic E W double + Indian E - W four

Elin Haf Davies GB  Dream Maker ~3000 December 2 2007
12:00GMT
February 17 2008 77 days 7h 37min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Antigua
Herdip Sidhu
Elin  Haf Davis GB Pura Vida 3600 April 19 2009 July 6 2009 78 days

Geraldton, Western Australia

Port Louis, Mauritius

Sarah  Duff
Fiona Waller
Jo Jackson

Atlantic E W four + Indian E - W double
First all-female team to row the Indian ocean

Laurence Grand Clement France Vivaldi (Rames Dames) ~3000 January 4 2010 March 9 2010 64 days San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Antigua
Laurence De Rancourt
Catherine  Remy
Quitterie Marque
Laurence Grand Clement France   3600 April 19 2012 July 13 2012 85d 2h 05min

Geraldton, Western Australia

Port Louis, Mauritius

Laurence De Rancourt

Atlantic E W four + Indian E - W four

Sarah Duff GB Silver Cloud ~3000 December 2 2007
12:00GMT
February 14 2008 74 days 1h 54min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Antigua
Fiona Waller
Rachel Flanders
Clair  Desborough
Sarah  Duff GB Pura Vida 3600 April 19 2009 July 6 2009 78 days

Geraldton, Western Australia

Port Louis, Mauritius

Fiona Waller
Elin  Haf Davis
Jo Jackson
Atlantic E W five + Indian E - W four + Atlantic E - W twelve
Ian  Couch GB Oyster Shack 3011 December 23 2007
12:05GMT 
January 29 2008
17:55GMT
 
37 days 5h 50min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
 Antigua
+4
Ian Couch GB  Aud Eamus 3600 April 28 2009 June 25 2009 15:02GMT 58d 15h 08min Geraldton, Western Australia Port Louis, Mauritius
+ 7
Ian Couch GB Britannia III 3600 January 4 2010 February 11 2010 38 days 11h 07min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Port St Charles, Barbados
+ 11
Atlantic E W double + Indian E - W eight + Atlantic E - W sixteen
First woman to row the Indian ocean
Angela Madsen USA Row of Life ~3000 December 2 2007
12:00GMT
February 7 2008 66 days
23h 24min
San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Antigua
Franck Festor France
Angela Madsen
USA
 Aud Eamus 3600 April 28 2009 June 25 2009 15:02GMT 58d 15h 08min Geraldton, Western Australia Port Louis, Mauritius
+ 7
Angela Madsen
USA

Big Blue

  January 15 2011 March 4 2011 47d 18h Tarfaya, Morocco

Port St Charles, Barbados

+ 15
Atlantic W - E four, Atlantic E W eight + Indian E - W three. 
The first person to row two oceans in one year
Livar Nysted GB Artemis Investments 3140 June 17 2010 July 31 2010 43d 21h 26min 48sec Battery Park, Manhattan
NY., USA
St Mary's, Scilly Isles, UK
+3
Livar Nysted Faroe Islands Avalon 2994 January 17 2013 February 22 2013 35d 12h 49min Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria Port St Charles, Barbados
+ 7
Livar Nysted Faroe Islands

tRIO

3600

June 9 2013 August 5 2013 57d 15h 49min Geraldton, Western Australia

Port Louis, Mauritius

+2
Atlantic E W fourteen+ Indian E - W three
Stuart Kershaw GB La Mondiale 2994 December 15 2007 January 17 2008 33 days 7h 30min Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria Port St Charles, Barbados
+ 13
Stuart Kershaw GB

tRIO

3600

June 9 2013 August 5 2013 57d 15h 49min Geraldton, Western Australia

Port Louis, Mauritius

+2

Indian and Pacific Oceans
 

 Indian E - W solo + Mid-Pacific E - W solo
First to row the Indian ocean

Anders Svedlund Sweden Roslagena

4313

April 21 1971

June 23 1971

64days

Kalbarri (Western Australia)

A beach near Diego Suarez, Madagascar

Anders Svedlund Sweden Waka Moana

6462

Feb 27 1974 Sept 06 1974 191 days Huasco, Chile

Apia, West Samoa via Papeete, Tahiti

Indian E - W solo + Mid-Pacific W - E solo
First woman to row the Indian ocean solo
First woman to row in the Pacific W - E.

Sarah Outen GB Serendipity

3600

April 1 2009

August 3 2009

124 days

Fremantle, Western Australia

Mauritius

Sarah Outen GB Happy Socks

-

April 27 2013
07:33GMT
September 23 2013
20:34GMT
149d 13h 01min Choshi, Japan

Adak, Alaska,USA


 

 

Rowers who completed two ocean rows in one year

Emmanuel Coindre France Lady Bird 2891 January 7 2004 February 19  2004 42 days 14hours
32min
Restinga Del Hierro (El Hierro Canary Islands) Guadeloupe
Emmanuel Coindre France Lady Bird 3387 July 9 2004 September 10 2004 62 days 19hours
 48 min
Chatham, Cape Cod, Mass. (USA)  Meridian of I.d'Ouessant, France


Michael Christopher Perrens
Morgan
GB Carpe Diem    ~3000

January 20 2004

March 08 2004

48 days 6h 36min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Port St. Charles,
Barbados
Michael Frank Perrens
Gargan
GB Britannia Endeavour

3100

November 12 2004

December 23  2004

40days 17h 28min San Sebastian,
La Gomera, Spain
Port St. Charles,
Barbados


Charles Hedrich France

Respectons la Terre

 

July 9 2012

December 2 2012

145d 10h 57min

Saint Pierre and MiquelonSaint Pierre and Miquelon

Martinique ( Petite Anse d'Arlet) via European and African coasts



Livar Nysted Faroe Islands Avalon 2994 January 17 2013 February 22 2013 35d 12h 49min Puerto Mogan, Gran Canaria Port St Charles, Barbados
+ 7
Livar Nysted Faroe Islands

tRIO

3600

June 9 2013 August 5 2013 57d 15h 49min Geraldton, Western Australia

Port Louis, Mauritius

+2

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