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Atlantic Dash

Atlantic Dash

By Monkey Fist Adventures
Updates from the Atlantic Ocean as our team of 4 attempts to row 3,200 miles from Lanzarote to Antigua.
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20. The end
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward With the 2021 Atlantic Dash now complete in a time of 50 days 5 hours and 23 minutes, we catch up with the guys a week after reaching land to find out what life is like after the row.  Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
37:51
May 13, 2021
19. Matt's injury
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we get an update from Matt about his injury which has stopped him rowing.  Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
07:19
April 30, 2021
18. Crew Q&A #2
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we put 10 practical ocean rowing related questions to the crew.  Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
31:13
April 27, 2021
17. Ben's story
WARNING: this episode includes discussions of suicide.  Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we talk to Jeanie (Ben's mum) and Kelly (Ben's sister) about Ben's mental health battle. Donate to HUMEN Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
08:40
April 21, 2021
16. Just for fun
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we hear the guys answers to 10 random questions. One of the toughest things about ocean rowing is keeping your mind active while you're rowing for 12 hours a day, so asked them things to get their minds working. Important things like: Is a hotdog a sandwich? Would you rather eat poo flavoured chocolate or chocolate flavoured poo? and Who would play you in a movie of your life?  Unsurprisingly, there is some swearing in this episode! Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
16:27
April 14, 2021
15. A dip in the ocean
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we ask the guys how it felt to swim in water 5,000 meters deep and 1500 miles away from land.  Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
14:53
April 13, 2021
14. Food in your tummy
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we ask the crew about food, torturing them by asking: If you could have a 3 course meal and a drink delivered to the boat right now, what would it be? Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
14:30
April 10, 2021
13. FAQ part 2
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode Barry Hayes and Alex Mason ( directors of Monkey Fist Adventures and experienced ocean rowers) answer questions asked by the rowers friends and family.  Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
41:56
April 05, 2021
12. FAQ part 1
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode Barry Hayes and Alex Mason (directors of Monkey Fist Adventures and experienced ocean rowers) answer some questions asked by the rowers friends and family.  Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
38:16
April 05, 2021
11. One week at sea
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we chat to the guys about their first week at sea.  Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
28:25
March 26, 2021
10. Desert Island Discs
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode the crew discuss their 'Desert Island Discs' choosing their top 5 songs, why they love them and what they mean to them. Contains swearing.  Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
19:38
March 21, 2021
9. Baptism of fire
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we chat to Matt, Johnny and Martin and ask them how they found their first proper experience of rowing on the ocean.   Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
11:25
March 10, 2021
8. The first 36 hours
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we find out what happened in the first 36 hours and why the crew now find themselves in Gran Tarajal, Fuerteventura. Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
21:01
March 09, 2021
7. Crew Q&A #1
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we ask the crew questions sent in by their friends and family.  Donate to HUMEN Donate to THE DEAN FARM TRUST Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
30:42
March 06, 2021
6. Dean Farm Trust
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we discuss why we are supporting the charity The Dean Farm Trust www.deanfarmtrust.org.uk Support our fundraising: JustGiving Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
16:06
March 03, 2021
5. Humen
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward In this episode we discuss why we are supporting the charity Humen: www.wearehumen.org Support our fundraising: JustGiving  Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
28:43
February 28, 2021
4. Friends and Family
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. In this episode we chat to the crew's friends and family and find out how they feel about their loved ones rowing across an ocean.  Team: Billy Taylor, Matt Pritchard, Martin Heseltine, Johnny Ward Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
22:10
February 23, 2021
3. Fears and Dreams
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. This episode we talk about what the guys are most nervous about and what they are most looking forward to.  Team: Billy Taylor Matt Pritchard Martin Heseltine Johnny Ward Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
09:17
February 19, 2021
2. Training?
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. In this episode we talk about how the guys have been training for the row. Team: Billy Taylor Matt Pritchard Martin Heseltine Johnny Ward Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason
05:47
February 17, 2021
1. Why?
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat. Team: Matt Pritchard Martin Heseltine Johnny Ward Billy Taylor Send us a VOICE MESSAGE via Anchor Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason. 
16:43
February 13, 2021
Trailer
Join us as we share audio updates from the first Atlantic Dash. 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean from Lanzarote to Antigua, in a 4 man ocean rowing boat.  Follow on: INSTAGRAM FACEBOOK WEBSITE Produced by Monkey Fist Adventures. Hosted by Alex Mason. 
01:53
February 09, 2021