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TEAM ANTIGUA COMPLETE 200-MILE TRAINING ROW
Monday 21st August 2017

Training for the 2017 Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge continues for Team Antigua with their recently completed 200-mile row from Antigua to the BVI. Starting on 12th August, the team averaged 100 miles per day to arrive roughly 48 hours later.

From Team Antigua on arrival:
“A wonderful welcome from the HIHO and the Nanny Cay guys after rowing for two days from Antigua to the BVI. We are pretty stoked with the 100 mile per day average and with the trip in general. Those Go Hiho Suntech shirts kept us cool and protected from the sun.”


Via Team Antigua

Read the training row wrap up from Team Antigua for full details and more photos.

Check out an article from www.nannycay.com for a great write up on the team after their arrival on 14th August.

The row is in preparation for the 2017/18 Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge, starting in La Gomera, Canary Islands on 12th December, and ending 3000nm away here in Nelson’s Dockyard, Antigua. Team Antigua, consisting of Eli Fuller, John Watt, Nico Psihoyos, and Scott Potter, continue to seek donations and sponsorship to get them to the start of the challenge, and for their recently announced charity for the challenge, the Environmental Awareness Group. Donate here.

The team also has merchandise on sale to help raise funds including bags, stickers, bumper stickers and shirts. Pick up merchandise from Quin Farara and Harpers at Village Walk, Sea Island Trading Company on Friars Hill Road, Club Sushi, Sugar Ridge Gift Shop, South Point Antigua, The Covent Garden, and team members.

Stay tuned to the Team Antigua Facebook page for the latest updates.


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