Angela Madsen, paraplegic, Paralympic medalist and veteran ocean rower is rowing solo from Santa Cruz, California to Hawaii in her boat “Spirit of Orlando”. She sets off very soon on the 8th June. Orlando and Angela became friends in 2007 when both rowed the Atlantic Ocean. This time, Angela is raising funds for Military Veterans and the Orlando Rogers Foundation.
Angela is an extraordinary woman and sets a wonderful example of what can be achieved if you set your mind to it. You’ll be able to follow her rowing progress via her website at www.rowoflife.com
Please support Angela in this incredible attempt at a solo row whether its by following her progress or by contributing to her or via her Just Giving Page or her own website.
You can also read the Press Release here