Mike rowed 180 miles across the North Sea to Holland in a boat called Bonnie Lass, in memory of his sister Clare.
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“She was really funny and inspiring, and I wanted to mark her passing in some extraordinary way. I thought of something unique and challenging for me. Not having rowed before, I thought that might be something I’d like to do. Rowing continuously in heavy weather was much harder than I ever envisaged! But we raised about £4,000 for SSAFA."
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