An unassisted, self-sufficient and self-powered paddle over 350km from Cape Point to Lamberts Bay on the West Coast to raise awareness for Laureus Foundation - Sport for Good and Lunchbox Fund. This 7 day stage paddle is the proof of concept for the SUP Crossing. 10% of the total distance of "The SUP Crossing", but completely unassisted.
The Lunchbox Fund First National Bank: 62382568403 Branch code: 260950
The SUP Crossing: Senegal-Brazil (13 Dec 2013 - 14 March 2014)
One man, 3500km of open ocean-paddling to feed the poor. (A marathon a day, for 70 days straight)
The Sup Crossing
My name is Chris Bertish and I am putting together a project so unique, a feat so daring, a journey of such immense proportions, that most people would believe it to be…IMPOSSIBLE!
To Stand Up Paddle across the Atlantic Ocean, from Dakar Senegal to Caicim in Brazil, on a Stand up Paddle board.
This project is will take place between, Dec 2013 - March 2014and take just over two months in total, paddling the equivalent of over a marathon a day, for sixty five days straight.
"Help me show the world what's possible...Impossible's not a word, its a challenge! " Chris Bertish