A Something For the Weekend Podcast 10th September 2021

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A quartet of hardy seafarers paid a visit to the region recently to test the choppy West Coast waters ahead of the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Rowing Challenge. In December the Atlantic Nomads will be leaving the safety of La Gomera in the Canary Islands in their 28ft ocean rowing boat ‘Doris’ and rowing unsupported 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean to Antigua in the Caribbean. Known as ‘The Worlds Toughest Row’, the challenge will strip the team of all the comforts of modern life and test every part of their mental and physical resilience. Fiona caught up with the team at Dunstaffnage Marina following their recent training camp and here’s what crew member Euan Fraser had to say about the epic adventure.

 

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You can get in touch with us by emailing somethingfortheweekend@obantimes.co.uk Now available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Google Podcasts as well as Youtube, on our Website www.obantimes.co.uk/podcasts and other podcast providers