(Note: these pages describe events which took place during May-September 2003, they are kept here as an archive.)
We Have Completed Our Journey!!
The map below will track our position during the journey so
come back often to see where we are! We also have a Guestbook that you can sign and an Online Diary in which we will write about our
experiences. Also check the Photo
Gallery which will be updated with new pictures as we
row. Scroll down for our Latest News.
Total distance rowed so far: 2586 km
Distance remaining: 0 km
October 30th: New pictures in the gallery!! Total count not yet in but at least £10000 raised!
26th September 2003: Charlie and John have arrived safely in Sulina at the end of their 2586 km voyage! Congratulations to them both on this splendid achievement.
September 24: Tulcea, reached: the 'Gateway to the Delta'. Mayoral reception. Talk of doing this annualy! 43 Nautical miles left.
September 12: The friendly people at WWF have fixed our website! Nearly at the 2000 km mark.
September 10: Sorry, the guestbook and diary are currently broken. Quite hard to fix from Bulgarian internet cafes, but I'm trying... J.
August 28: Half way (1293 km) reached this morning! River is at lowest level ever.
August 24: 1000km rowed. To get an idea of how far that is go to your local gym, find an ergo (rowing machine), type in one million metres (1,000,000) and start watching how quickly the zeros fall.
August 15: Quarter completed. 650km down, 1950 to go.
August 6: Fifty km a day average for first four days (first rest day missed). Press stampede at start (see photo page for an example). Serious heat!