🌊 WEEK 11 ~ FINAL TWO DAYS RECAP 🌊

Today marks one year since completing my 2,669 mile row from California to Hawaii. Quick clarification on count: The journey lasted 70 days, 20.5 hours. In these recaps, I counted my launch-prep day as Day 1, so this writeup reaches 72 days. It’s an accounting...

🌊 WEEK 10 RECAP 🌊

Today marks 1 year since completing my 10th week at sea. Week 10 was fast and wildly hot. My thermometers both read 120 degrees F on my rowing seat (and maybe they could have gone higher; 120 is their max). The heat was overpowering, invigorating, and wildly humbling....

🌊 Week 9 Recap 🌊

Today marked 1 year since completing my 9th week at sea. Just as in every week before, Week 9 was full of my ups and downs. For example, one day I wrote in my journal, “Body breaking down. Legs really hurt. Getting mentally ready to arrive.” And yet the...

🌊 WEEK 8 RECAP 🌊

Today marks 1 year since completing my 8th week at sea. By week 8, it really felt like I was in the middle of the ocean. An all that exists, and all the ever existed, is water. All. Is. Water. And although you might expect the view would grow boring, I saw and felt...