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McGowan First Irish-based Oarsman to Row Ocean

2nd May 2010
McGowan First Irish-based Oarsman to Row Ocean

Sean McGowan reached land in Antigua yesterday to become the first Irish-based oarsman to row across an ocean. The 42-year-old from Shannon Rowing Club crossed the Atlantic in 118 days one hour and 14 minutes. He had rowed out of La Gomera in the Canary Islands on January 4th.

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