Day 90 Stripped Down

28 February 2006 No, not referring to Roz’state of undress. Each day I hear about new people logging onto Roz’ website – most welcome, but they don’t know half the story! I am therefore going to give some quotes from earlier dispatches to summarise what Roz has been through: (Day 47) Roz did suffer a knock-down today, worse than the previous one on Thursday 5th … Continued

Day 86 The Purple Dot

26 February 2006 1637.26N,5555.5W,OM Having been away from home for two days, I turned eagerly to renew contact with my daughter Roz. It is not much fun talking to a purple dot on the computer screen! The Atlantic Rowing Race website shows that purple dot drawing ever closer to Antigua. It is good to see that only 387 miles remain before reaching English Harbour. What … Continued

Day 85:Click the Links

24 February 2006 Have you explored the links on Roz’ Voyage website? I wonder whether you have seen her list of people on her team, and the list of sponsors? These are the people and organisations who have made her crossing of the Atlantic possible. Some have given money, others time and energy or goods in kind. Many other people, not named, have been and … Continued

Day 84 Substitute again!

23 February 2006 I have been asking myself the question: What would Roz want me to write about? There are probably quite a few things that she would not want me to write about – family anecdotes that would make her blush. Perhaps it would be safer to stick to questions that people ask. Amongst quite a number of messages today, somebody asked whether Roz … Continued