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Roy Finlay and Colleen Cronin row out of Quidi Vidi village, near St.John's Newfoundland, on the start of their trans-Atlantic attempt, July 28, 2000.

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Photo by Mel Boyce, The Telegram (St. John's, Newfoundland)

Roy Finlay   and Colleen Cronin

Trans-Atlantic  Row

Progress Maps and Charts

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From statistics:Atlantic W-E completed double and
Celtic Crossing

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Georg Harboe&Frank Samuelsen,1897(55 days) New York,6 Jun - Isles of Scilly,1 Aug
John Ridgway&Chay Blyth, 1966 (92 days) Orleans, Cape Cod, 4 Jun - Inishmore, Aran Isles, 3 Sept
Roy Finlay   and Colleen Cronin, St.John's Newfoundland, 28 JLY, --- in progress


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Atlantic weather links for Roy Finlay  and Colleen Cronin row click here

St.John Newfoundland Canada, Sligo Bay Ireland Distance: 1951 miles (3140 km) (1696 nautical miles)

Row began July 28th,(20:06GMT)
Day 21 August 18 S 48:27:36

W 49:33:00

61 miles  98 km   53 nautical miles

Miles/Km rowed to date 285 miles (461 km) (249 nautical miles)
Miles/Km to Ireland Sligo Bay 1799 miles (2895 km) (1563 nautical miles)
Miles/km from St.John Newfoundland Canada 153 miles (245 km) (133 nautical miles)
nautical mile=1minute of latitude (1.15 statute miles or 1.853 kilometers)

Day/Date Latitude Longitude Progress
(time is GMT) ( degrees/minutes/seconds) ( degrees/minutes/seconds) (km, miles,nautical miles)
Day 21 August 18     16:00    S 48:27:36 W 49:33:00 61 miles (98 km)   (53 nautical miles)
Day 13 August 10     16:00    S 49:19:48 W 49:20:24 9 miles (15 km)   (8 nautical miles)
Day 11 August 08    S 49:25:12 W 49:29:24 116 miles (187 km)   (101 nautical miles)
Day 07 August 04    12:50 S 48:28:12 W 51:35:24 35 miles      (57 km)     (31 nautical miles)
Day 05 August 02    17:00 S 48:15:36 W 52:17:24 64 miles   (104 km)     (56 nautical miles)
Start day July 28th(20:06GMT) S 47:19:48 W 52:22:12 Start day

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