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Re: Canadian Olympian's trans-Atlantic trip suffers 'catastrophic capsize'

I find it interesting that by their reckoning they were 7 days from Miami, just north of PR. I guess if you are an Olympic rower, 1000 miles in 7 days is possible? NOT!

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