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...
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...