Former South African rowing team member, Thato Mabelane, will attempt a 30 day row across the Atlantic Ocean starting, Sunday, 17 January 2015, with seven other multinational rowers.
After making steady progress since his last update, Cameron has called to announce that the epic trans-oceanic voyage will shortly come to an end. Some final notes and anecdotes appear below, as told to Richard English.
Those following Cam’s progress aboard the Avalon via the email updates from Hermione Macfarlane will know that the communications equipment took a beating and has failed. As a result, Cam hasn’t been able to share a personal update for the last 4 weeks. However, the satellite phone is operational and yesterday we received the following update. (As told to Richard English):