Weʼve raised £830 to increase awareness for Sporting Chance Charity by rowing 3000miles solo across the Atlantic Ocean
- Funded on Friday, 30th October 2020
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December 2020 will mark Craig’s epic adventure to row solo 3000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean as part of the Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Row Challenge.
In May 2018 Craig tragically lost his father Colin to a heart attack. A legend in Rugby league, a role model and supportive foundation in Craig’s life not only as his father but through Craigs own professional rugby league career and ‘Crazy Craig’ challenges. This is where Craig was introduced to Sporting Chance.
It takes a lot of courage to ask for help, either during or after a career in Sport and despite the importance of mental health regularly hitting the headlines, many sports people still suffer in silence with the stigma of mental health haunting them in the shadows and not asking for the help that they need.
Sporting Chance do incredible work supporting both individuals and organisations across the world of sport, to address mental health, emotional welfare and addictive disorders.
A very fitting charity for such a sporting endeavour as rowing the Atlantic.
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Oct 18, 2020
What an amazing cause :) I hope you smash it x
Jul 25, 2020
Good luck Craig.
Jun 30, 2020
Apr 30, 2020
Amazing fundraiser for a fabulous cause (and a way to say thanks too!) x
Mar 10, 2020
Craig Wow !! Best of luck with this awesome challenge, I'll look forward to following it. Nip & Ellie
Feb 20, 2020
What a tough challenge it's going to be but little as I know you if anyone can do this you can. Enjoy it!Your story is so personal but will resonate through so many other peoples experiences. Xx
Phil and Sarah Brown
Feb 16, 2020
Good luck Craig thanks for sharing your story. I am sure your Dad would be very proud of this fantastic adventure!
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