Training is crucial in open-ocean rowing
Two Vancouver women are set this June to become the first Canadian and first female pair to row across the vast Pacific Ocean; 3,900 kilometres from Monterey, Calif., to Honolulu, Hawaii.
Rebecca Berger and Leanne Zrum will compete in the first Great Pacific Race, along with 12 other crews.
What would prompt someone to make a wave-tossed vessel of less than seven metres home for two months? Read more about their adventure to row across the Pacific Ocean in the Vancouver Sun.
Christof is the owner and operator of Simply Sailing. An enthusiastic sailor he loves to share his knowledge with other sailors.
If you are interested in blogging on this site, please send us an email. We would be happy to feature you as a "guest blogger".