Sunday, May 24, 2009

2 Rifles Battle Group - Afghan Helmand Rowing Challenge

7 Men, one woman, two rowing machines and 40 degree C heat. Rowing the distance from Sangin DC, Helmand Province to Pegasus Bridge, Normandy within 50 days. A total distance of 5,800 KMs

Raising money for Project 65, a project to build a memorial on Pegasus bridge to commemorate the D-Day landings 60 years ago. Any remaining money will go to a group of charities including Help 4 Heroes and the ABF.

1 comment:

  1. You should hear them moaning about blisters on their hands