Wyoming Native Rows Across The Atlantic

Wyoming Native Rows Across The Atlantic

The Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge is a 3,000 mile race that begins in San Sebastian in La Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain (28oN 18oW) and ends in Nelson’s Dockyard, English Harbour, Antigua & Barbuda (17oN 61oW). Fight or Die’s...
Colorado veteran and his team row across Atlantic Ocean in 50 days

Colorado veteran and his team row across Atlantic Ocean in 50 days

Fifty days, 11 hours and 35 minutes. That’s how long it took the Fight Oar Die team to row across the Atlantic Ocean from the Canary Islands to the Caribbean.  The team rowed 3,000 miles to help raise awareness for some of the issues veterans face, especially...
San Antonio veteran completes toughest rowing competition in the world

San Antonio veteran completes toughest rowing competition in the world

SAN ANTONIO — A local veteran who rowed 3 thousand miles across the Atlantic Ocean, returns to San Antonio to share his once in a lifetime journey. His team set a world record for their boat class. John Fannin, a Judson High School graduate and infantry Marine, set...
San Antonio veteran completes toughest rowing competition in the world

Wyoming man sets world record in row across Atlantic

POWELL, Wyo. — After rowing 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean in a four-man boat, Powell resident Carl Christensen found it hard to believe it was finally over. The reality of being on dry land hadn’t set in yet. “I don’t know where I’m at,” he said on the pier...