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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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Event

Personal Challenge Date

15 Dec 2018

Supporters

20-Mar-2019

Anonymous

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

18-Mar-2019

Nat Ramwell

Amazing effort Robin and team! By now hopefully the pain has faded but the glory will last forever!!! Congratulations! Lots of love Natty xxxx

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

14-Mar-2019

Al and Lucy

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

12-Mar-2019

Anonymous

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

10-Mar-2019

Anonymous

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

07-Mar-2019

Anonymous

That 550 pints at the Craven Arms Appletreewick drank in your support, what a tremendous effort you made! Amazing. Congratulations

£55.00 plus £13.75 Gift Aid

06-Mar-2019

Sara

Huge huge congrats! What an incredible achievement. Have loved following your journey for most worthy causes.

£50.00

06-Mar-2019

Pia

What an epic challenge for such incredible causes! Hope you are all recovering well with treasured memories of your time at sea. Will, we are super proud of you! Congratulations to you and the team!

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

05-Mar-2019

Andrew Brook

Huge congratulations a massive mental as well as physical test, think I'll stick to sailing the pond!

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

27-Feb-2019

Brian J

Great rowing guys, I am seriously impressed by the achievement.

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

David Wallis

David Wallis

Will Mft

Will Mft