£1,823raised of £10,000 target by 57 supporters

Weʼre raising £10,000 to Row solo around the coast of Britain to support MIND and RNLI.

Camberley, United Kingdom
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This summer I will be attempting to set a world record to row 2000 miles non-stop around the coast of Great Britain. Before this year I'd never set foot on a boat before!

I'm hoping to raise a bundle of cash for MIND and RNLI

You can track my progress on my website:

follow me (please):
Instagram - andy_hodgson

This is w​​​​​​​​​​​​​​idely regarded as one of the toughest endurance ocean rowing challenges on the planet. Circumnavigating the British Isles in a 7 metre rowing boat involves navigating the worlds busiest shipping lanes, dangerous tidal currents and the bitterly cold North Sea, whilst carrying all the supplies required to survive the journey onboard. I will be stopping only to eat, sleep and shelter from any storms, I'll not be stepping back on dry land until the challenge is over.​​

Due to the way Just Giving is set up a crowd funding page is the best way to raise money for both charities. (Mind & RNLI).
99% of the donations that I receive will go direct to the chosen charities,
1% will go to help towards the cost of the row.

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  • Andy Hodgson3 months ago
    Andy Hodgson

    Andy Hodgson

    3 months ago

    Here's a short video about the project. Enjoy

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3 months ago

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  • Michael Wood

    Michael Wood

    Sep 12, 2017

    Only just found out you were underway. Massive respect. Cold beer waiting upon your return.


  • Diana Bott

    Diana Bott

    Sep 11, 2017

    Andy you have great determination and guts and you done so well, take great care of yourself




    Sep 3, 2017

    Well done, chin up and keep going. Saw you off Newquay last week.


  • Lyn Cheney

    Lyn Cheney

    Sep 2, 2017

    Definitely more value than shopping on Amazon. You're reminding me of where I went as a child & showing me places I'd like to go in the future. Well done Andy, you must have muscles on muscles now.


  • C Wood

    C Wood

    Sep 2, 2017

    Well done for reaching Wales, a fantastic effort. We have been following your progress since seeing you near Padstow.


  • Alexandra Pitcher

    Alexandra Pitcher

    Aug 30, 2017

    Keep going Andy great progress so far x


  • Mary Bustin

    Mary Bustin

    Aug 28, 2017

    Following your progress keenly on Facebook. Great to meet you in stormy Newtown Creek a while back. Fingers crossed for fair weather to speed you onwards.Mary (Hespere)


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Andy Hodgson

Andy Hodgson

Camberley, United Kingdom

Hello, my name is Andy. This year I'll be rowing around the coast of Britain to try and set a world record and raise a bundle of cash for two very deserving charities. It would be great if you would consider supporting the row.

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