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Welcome to Solo Pacific Row

Here are some quick facts about John, his previous row and his attempt to row the Pacific.

Alantic Row

John Rowed the Classic Route from the Canaries to Barbados in 2011.



John’s age when he rowed the Atlantic


John’s age now he’s attempting the Pacific.

53 Days

John’s crossing time for the 2600 nm Atlantic journey. The 2nd fastest on record.

Peter Bird

Peter is the only one other person to have attempted this. In the late 1980’s, he was rescued in the Coral sea after 294 days at afloat.

North America to Australia

This crossing is 6097 nm as the Seagull flies.

World First

If John succeeds he will be the first to complete the North America to Australia crossing, land to land, solo, unassisted and non-stop.