Posts tagged with ‘rowing’

  • Local company sponsors Atlantic Challenge

    By Converter on October 26, 2017
    Award winning local company, Fraser Anti-Static Techniques, generated some electricity of their own this week when Mark Sealey, a director of Net Telecoms, visited with his ocean-going rowing boat. The Fraser team were keen to hear about Mark’s preparations for one of the world’s toughest endurance events, the Talisker Atlantic Challenge. Starting from San Sebastiean in La Gomera and finishing […]
  • ABG’s MD sets off on solo Atlantic row for charity

    By Converter on January 16, 2017
    Three years ago, ABG’s managing director, Mike Burton, rowed in the Talisker Atlantic Ocean Race (and won it by seven days) in a pairs challenge. Then, last week (Tuesday January 10), Burton set off from Gran Canaria on a projected three-month solo journey to his destination in Antigua, all with the aim of raising £30,000 for charity. “Having rowed a […]