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.
Luke Webb, a great friend of Orlando and a dedicated fund raiser, is taking on the mega challenge of the Bath Trifest doing a triathlon on 6th July in aid of Orlando Rogers Foundation. Please support Webby in any way you can. Thanks. His written piece on Just Giving is well worth a read. Just Giving Web Page Here: LINK
We’d like to say a quick thanks to Luke Byrnes for kick-starting the Orlando Rogers Memorial Rugby Match currently scheduled for Boxing Day later on this year (2013) at the Torquay Athletic Rugby Club. For more information about the match and how you can all help, join the FB group by following this link Memorial Rugby Match Thanks Again Luke… and all the legendary and faithful Orlando Rogers followers and supporters.
Many thanks to Chris and Christine Terrill and all at Uppercut films for liaising with ITV and organising design and production of the first batch of the DVD ‘Go Commando’. This afternoon the first batch of DVD’s sold were posted to those who ordered one. There is still copies of the DVD available here Thank you for your support.
The Orlando Rogers Foundation is pleased to announce that they have received a limited supply of the ‘Go Commando’ DVD featuring Lieutenant Orlando Rogers and Captain Ben Gaffney of the Royal Marines as they compete in the toughest ocean rowing race in the world. On 2 December 2007, Rogers and Gaffney set off from the Canary Islands and embarked on the 3,000 mile rowing race across the Atlantic Ocean. They
We have had a few requests for an update as to the availability of some merchandise from the Orlando Rogers Foundation in respect to their up and coming events: Polo shirt and running vest samples have been checked out for quality and look good. DVD's of "Go Commando" are now in stock in limited numbers just affixing security tabs. Next is to comply with distance selling regulations and then
We at the Orlando Rogers Foundation have been working hard to get through the maze of setting up and registering our charity in memory of Orlando. Our Just Giving page is now set up and running but we need your help. If you are planning or attending an event and are raising money, please consider us in your event. You can set up your own page, connect it to your own