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I dream of one day rowing across the ocean. See my journey so far.

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Moving Forward

Today I took in the collection of donations that I received since I began my Row For Blood campaign to my charity of choice: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of …

waves of change

Another Change Of Plans

First the good news: The “Row For Blood” campaign has raised $10,000 for charity, namely The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada. Now the other news: I have another change …


Support Me While I Row At The Boat Show

How does a person prepare to row across the ocean? It’s grueling, extremely physical, psychologically demanding, and a world of unknowns. Sitting on an erg is a typical way to …


Changing Course

I’ve had a bit of a delay in updates recently. And, it’s not because I haven’t been able to get around to writing. It’s because I’ve had a few things …


A New Chapter – Looking Ahead to 2016

Earlier this month, on June 15th, 2015, Don Robbins, my Dad, my inspiration, died. He was a loving, hard-working, humble, and playful man, who will be deeply missed. Luckily, I …

Qualified and Inspired

  I’m back home from my trip to the UK where I took a 7-day course to get all the necessary certifications to launch my row boat from the Canary …


Accepting the Challenge

Photo by Stanley Zimny – click photo to go to his photostream on Flickr Fundraising is hard. But, so is rowing an ocean. They say that the pre-crossing process of …