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Atlantic Men of Oar's fundraising page

2 team members

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p]We are a group of five who came together in support of our friend and team captain Robin, who was diagnosed with Bowel Cancer in 2016. To help with his recovery we agreed to set ourselves a challenge that would inspire a positive fight to recovery. Three of the team have also served in the military and are very aware of the impact of mental pressures on soldiers. With both these thoughts in mind, we decided to support a charity that helped with physical and one that helped with mental health. We wanted to be challenged by something adventurous, beyond the obvious, and by something that hopefully would inspire others. [/p][p]We will row the Atlantic Ocean as a part of the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge 2018. We will start in the Canary Islands and finish in Antigua, over 45 days and 3,000 miles of Open Ocean later. This will be a journey of huge discomfort and pressure on body and mind. It is a challenge that asks a lot of the individual and of a team both on the water and at home but, how else do you inspire unless you push yourself beyond your own perceived limits? We are four ordinary guys who are going to be a part of something extraordinary to raise the profile of two charities that help the recovery in thousands beset with immense challenges of their own. [/p][p]We are doing this for those that need just a little inspiration to ask for the support they need which, may ultimately save their lives. [/p]
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Personal Challenge Date

15 Dec 2018



Liz Cox

What an amazing thing to do.I wish the Men of Oar good luck and good weather.


Simon and Jill

Amazing challenge - VERY well done! Look out for the whales!!!


Rosie Bliss

Good Luck, hoping the winds and weather are favourable. Antigua will be lovely in Jan! David, Heather told me that you were going to 'Antarctica, or somewhere like it', don't go off course and prove her right!! The Bliss family.

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid





Best of luck boys, Jersey will be following you the whole way!


Hen W

Well done all! Amazing efforts for an excellent cause!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid


Doggie Rach and Toby

A truly extraordinary adventure! The very best of luck to you all. We’ll be following your journey and wishing you a bon voyage x


Ben and Nats Piper

Best of luck Theaks (and lads). Now smash it!



Reg and Diana Drysdale

We are looking forward to your arrival in Antigua and pray for a safe journey. A long "road" and a great accomplishment.



Wingfield Digby

Good luck from all the team at Wingfield Digby. x

£102.35 plus £25.59 Gift Aid

David Wallis

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