2011 in Pictures

I’m continuing in the tradition of the last couple of years, and posting a slideshow featuring the highlights of the last 12 months. And what a year it has been…. – Antarctica: spectacular, amazing, jaw-dropping, and must-do-again – Australia: wonderful people, bizarre animals, and apparently difficult to leave (!) – Indian Ocean: tough one – long, rough, and (thank heavens) over! – Hectic autumn: California, … Continued

Goodbye Mauritius, Hello LA

Barely a week after I arrived in Mauritius, it was time to hit the road again. Places to go, people to see, but it was with a heavy heart that I bade farewell to this beautiful island. I have met many wonderful people here – with special thanks to Michel and Anne Bourgeois at 20 Degrees South, Pipo at the Grand Baie Yacht Club, Jean-Edgar … Continued

New Records for Roz

You can see ROZ’S ROUTE here. Each dot links to the blog from that day. Roz is delighted to announce that the Ocean Rowing Society has verified new records held by her: Finished in Mauritius on October 4th 2011 at 6:27GMT Congratulations to Roz on becoming The First Woman and The First British person to Row Three Oceans; the longest row completed by a woman. … Continued

I’ve Done It!

You can see ROZ’S ROUTE here. Each dot links to the blog from that day. I’ve done it! After 5 months and 0 days at sea, I am absolutely over the moon to be back on dry land, surrounded by friends and wellwishers – and, of course, my dear mother. I have just become the first woman to row across the “Big Three” oceans of … Continued

Press Release: Roz Savage Claims World Record: First Woman to Row Three Oceans

You can see ROZ’S ROUTE here. Each dot links to the blog from that day. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE After rowing over 4,000 miles of pirate-infested ocean Roz Savage crossed the official line of longitude at 0627 UTC on 4th of October, 2011 becoming the First Woman to Row Across the “Big Three” Oceans of the World: the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans The Ocean Rowing … Continued