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Four Yorkshire rowers prepare for the Atlantic

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Yorkshire rowers embark on tour of the county

  • The team from the Army Foundation College in Harrogate are training for the next Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge.

  • The four servicemen are to row 3,000 nautical miles across the Atlantic Ocean.

  • As part of their training, the team are currently on a 'pop-up rowing tour' around Yorkshire.

Force Atlantic, the British Army’s Yorkshire based trans-Atlantic rowing team, has embarked upon a ‘pop-up rowing tour’, incorporating stops at some of the county’s most iconic locations.

The four intrepid servicemen visited Castle Howard and RHS Harlow Carr this weekend, complete with rowing machines, to train for their upcoming challenge.

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