Row Around The World Guiness World Record Attempt
On Wednesday 28th May 2008, David Holby began an attempt to set a Guinness World Record by becoming the first person to row around the world on a land rowing machine.
Raising money for Breakthrough Breast Cancer, he will row 40,075km (the total distance around the earth’s equator), hopefully in just a little over two and a half years, rowing 6 – 7 hours a day, 5 – 6 days a week. Nearly two years into the row he is now three-quarters through the challenge having clocked 30,000km and raised £13,000. David will be based primarily in The Malls Shopping Centre in Basingstoke, North Hampshire but will also spend days rowing in other shopping centres across Hampshire and Berkshire.
To find out further information or to sponsor David please visit his website