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Four Oars and 4800 KMS: Crossing the Atlantic by Rowboat & Disappearing in the Bermuda Triangle

January 16, 2014 @ 7:30 pm

This is the presentation of a transplant of Toronto, and adventurer Markus Pukonen. His photos, video and stories tell of his attempt to row the Atlantic Ocean, a near 2800km from Dakar, Sengal to Miami USA. He is a member of the Canadian Wildlife Federation Africa to the Americas Expedition. He paired with the Oar Northwest team to research oceanographic, physiologic and physical data in order to educate and inspire kids through the adventure. He was on the ocean 72 days before capsizing at sea in rough waters 650km north of Puerto Rico.

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Date:
January 16, 2014
Time:
7:30 pm
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Organizer

Raincoast Education Society
Phone:
250-725-2560
Email:
info@raincoasteducation.org
Website:
http://raincoasteducation.org/

Venue

Darwin’s Cafe
1084 Pacific Rim Hwy
Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0 Canada
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Phone:
250-725-1220