71-year-old Frenchman attempts to float across the Atlantic Ocean in capsule


Crossing the Atlantic by whatever means appear to be all the rage these days.
Just look here at all the people rowing across in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge 2018:

A Danish pair won the race for the 2-men team:

PS> There is still time to register for the 2019 challenge, starting in 309 days.
Any takers here on the forum? (C.captain maybe??)


Don’t forget the 2019 r2ak in June from Port Townsend to Ketchikan. It started with a handful of participants a few years ago and now attracts international teams. First prize is $10,000, second prize is a set of steak knives.

Read all about it:


well our old farting Frog has finally hit his stride and is pretty much booking westward…as I see it he is right at about one third of the way across

vive le puant vieux homme