Dawn Wood's

solo atlantic challenge 2019


The Row Aurora Blog

Toilet Talk

February 16, 2019

I am quite a Tom boy is some ways, but I can also be quite ladylike. Ask anyone who knows me and they will tell you I can not stand toilet talk.

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Romantic Meal for One

February 15, 2019

Good job it’s winter when I get back to the UK, I will look like a patchwork quilt in shorts and t-shirt!

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Caught a Corker

February 14, 2019

I am hoping to get some good surf waves over the next few days too, so will make sure my camera is set up ready.

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Chasing Rainbows

February 13, 2019

Today there has not been a cloud in the sky and I have loved every minute. Rowing the minimum 12hrs is getting tougher, but no matter what, I will see it out till the end.

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The Temperature’s Rising

February 12, 2019

There has been a real increase in the amount of seaweed, it goes past in great big long runs. At one point I realised I was sat in the middle of half a rugby pitch size patch.

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Yet More Plastic

February 11, 2019

Picture the scene, Go Pro on my head, goggles on, scraper in hand, and peg on my nose!!! Maybe I have bigger nostrils than everyone else?

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Five Weeks In

February 10, 2019

5 weeks today since I left Gran Canaria, I really can’t believe it. This has been such an amazing adventure with my passion which is the Ocean.

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Rehearsing for Barbados

February 9, 2019

I am glad I have these blogs to look back on as I think the whole thing will blur into one once I am home. It will be good to remember the ups and downs.

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Melting Chocolate Challenge

February 8, 2019

I am still about 2 days behind the pace, so I really need some stronger more challenging conditions to close the gap.

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A Beer at Sunset

February 7, 2019

Quite an eventful day really, which has led to me writing this blog whilst having a beer! To find out how the day has ended like this keep reading.

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