Tag: Sir Chay Blyth

The Row Across the Atlantic Ocean that Started a Competition

David Johnstone had an audacious idea. The English journalist wanted to row across the Atlantic Ocean from North America to Europe.

He took out an advertisement in The Times enlisting help: “Will five fortitudinous oarsmen over 28 join me and engage in second-ever transatlantic rowing voyage?” Continue reading “The Row Across the Atlantic Ocean that Started a Competition”