3000 nautical miles, equivalent to 5500 kilometers in a rowing boat across the Atlantic, only with a companion as company.
There is nothing to say that the tears are pushing at the former tv and radio host Mads Vangsø and his companion first lieutenant Lasse Wulff Hansen.
I am pleased to let the tears roll and kiss my girls (girlfriend and daughter, ed.), and I can feel that if I talk more about it now, so start the damn already to roll, says a clearly touched Vangsø to the camera in the clip at the top.
The two constitute the Danish flavour by the year's Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge, and is right now a good half-way in the harsh competition.
After the rudder every two hours at a time and sleeps for two hours. Round the clock on the entire trip.
Every paddler need to drink up to ten litres of water a day.
Seawater is purified in a 'watermaker' and thus becomes for drinking water.
A beet lose an average of 12 pounds on the trip.
More people have climbed Mount Everest than crossing an ocean in a rowing boat.
At the deepest point is the Atlantic ocean, about 8.5 miles deep.
in the Middle of the Atlantic waves can be up to six metres high.
Two sikkerhedsbåde sailing with on the trip, but must cover the entire course. Therefore, it can in some cases take them a week to reach a boat in trouble.read more Close
The two danes are now in the lead in their own category of tomandsbåde - and not only that; they have also overtaken a boat that is in a completely different category.
With solid hiv in the years slipped Vangsø and Hansen over a firemandsbåd, in which there sat three mens and a woman.
however, It is still a tough cocktail to calm and tranquility, when one is in søvnunderskud, Mads Vangsø previously told Extra Magazine.
- the Body starts to hurt, mentally speaking, we are challenged because we have not reached the halfway point. The night is extremely harsh, for we maintain ourselves in a rhythm with the to sleep an hour and 50 minutes, it does painfully hurt!
Community - 16. jan. 2019 - at. 17:21 Tribute motivates danes: - I am very touched
Through video, photos and live gennemstillinger to and from the boat you have every day the opportunity to follow the experiences and challenges, Mads Vangsø and Lasse Wulff Hansen meetings, when they are completely alone and without aids trying to cross the Atlantic ocean in a rowboat.
See also HERE, where the danes find themselves right now.
We follow them up to, during, and when - if all goes as it should - going in the goal on the journey.
the Race was shot at time 12. december on La Gomera and ending approximately 45 days later and more than 5000 kilometres away on Antigua in the Caribbean.read more Close
Community - 5. dec. 2018 - at. 16:53 Vanvidsprojekt: How will former tv host and sidekick ro over the Atlantic