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The Youngest Pair To Ever Row The Atlantic

And Breast Cancer Care's biggest ever individual fundraisers!

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In December 2013, two friends set out with one goal in mind.

To row the Atlantic Ocean.

And raise £150,000 for Breast Cancer Care.

They rowed over 3,000 nautical miles!

Lost over 12kg each in spite of eating 6,000 calories a day.

And battled huge life-threatening waves, 35 mph winds and excruciating salt-sores along the way.

But after 54 days of non-stop rowing, they came out on top.

And became...

In the end, they raised over £300,000 for their charity, making them Breast Cancer Care’s biggest ever individual fundraisers!

Proving that hard work really does pay off.

Watch their amazing journey unfold below.

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