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The Channel Four row across Scotland

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Peter Chalkley

You take the high road and we'll take a rowing boat and you'll easily be in Fort William before us.

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The Channel Four rowing team of Chris, Dom, Peter and Pete are picking up their oars again having rowed across the English ChannelforMarie Curie in 2012.

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Rowing across Scotland

Having rowed 21 miles across the English Channel in 2012, we wanted to set the bar higher.This time we are attempting three times that distance by rowing 60 miles across Scotland alongthe Great Glen. From Inverness to Fort William, we'll be rowing through four lochs (including an 'inland sea' otherwise known asLoch Ness), 29 locks and will be rowing for 24 hours in the space of 36 hours (the canal closes otherwise, obviously we'd go all night). We estimate it's going to be pretty tough.The crew are taking on this challenge in memory of Chris' father in law, Martyn, who sadly passed away this April, only 6 weeks after being diagnosed with leukaemia. Martyn was very supportive of our first row, and he gave much of his own time to charitable causes.

Event date

13-September-2013 08:00  - 
14-September-2013 20:00

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Event is completed


Clachnaharry Sea Lock Clachnaharry Road,
IV3 8RE,


Well done!
Donation by Katrina
on 17-09-2013
£2.50 gift aid
Well done!
Donation by Becks W
on 17-09-2013
£5.00 gift aid
Well done!
Donation by Alexandra Nicoll
on 17-09-2013
£5.00 gift aid
Dom Another brilliant achievement for you and crew, well done to you all. Do hope you have now fully recovered from the experience.
Donation by Mum and Trev
on 17-09-2013
£7.50 gift aid
Well done gents
Donation by Mike Crowe
on 17-09-2013
£2.50 gift aid
Awesome effort guys!
Donation by Jen & Jesper
on 15-09-2013
£3.75 gift aid
Donation by Dave & Lumen
on 15-09-2013
£12.50 gift aid
Fantastic boys....well done to u all...
Donation by jean sampson
on 15-09-2013
£6.25 gift aid
Well done Dom.
Donation by Malc and Sue
on 14-09-2013
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck chaps
Donation by DA
on 14-09-2013
£5.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £3,120.00
Offline Donations: £1,490.58
Total Raised: £4,610.58
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £5,265.58

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