Video. It is one of the world's toughest endurance tests, but that's not going to stop a team of rowers from Sussex embarking on a 3000 mile journey. Team Atlantic Splash, five men from Worthing Rowing Club, will be rowing across the Atlantic.
They have been training for the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge which starts in La Gomera in the Canaries and finishes in Antigua. They start on the 2nd December. We spoke to one of the team members, Neal Marsh.
Having already secured one gold and three bronze medals during the regatta in South Korea, the eights crew finished ahead of Germany and the United States.
The men's eight were bronze medal winners at the London 2012 Olympics, where Germany took the gold.
But it was a momentous victory on Tangeum Lake on Saturday for the British crew - Daniel Ritchie, Tom Ransley, Alex Gregory, Pete Reed, Mohamed Sbihi, Andrew Triggs Hodge, George Nash, William Satch and cox Phelan Hill.
They dictated the pace of the 2000m race, leading at all of the checkpoints.
On the final day of competition the men's lightweight four managed to secure third, with Adam Freeman-Pask, Jonathan Cleggwon, Chris Bartley and William Fletcher taking bronze.
Children and adults with disabilities have been given their chance to get out on the water at the fourth annual Henley Regatta for the Disabled in Henley. The event also featured a race - involving dragon boats.
The interviewees in Richard Jones' report are: Lucy Walton from Team Holt: Emma Walton, Team Captain; and Peter Face, a visitor; Ian Tritton, Chairman - Regatta for the Disabled.
Children and adults with disabilities have been attending the fourth annual Regatta for the Disabled in Henley.
Hundreds of people have gathered at the River Thames in Oxfordshire for the event. Dragon boat races have been the main attraction.
The summer social calendar is well underway with the 164th Henley Royal Regatta. Rowers from across the world - including Olympic medalists are taking part in the five day event on the River Thames. Watch Chris Maughan's report.
Rowing teams from across the world will take part in the Henley Royal Regatta today.
Unlike all other rowing events, the teams at Henley will have to race on a knock-out basis by rowing two abreast over a 2,112m long course.
The Henley Royal Regatta begins today with more than 200 races to take place in the next few days.
Thousands of visitors are expected to attend the five-day event, which will see races of an international standard taking place.
The 164th Henley Royal Regatta begins today. The event will see rowers from all over the world competing on the River Thames. Many of those taking part will have participated in last year's Olympic rowing events.
The racing on Wednesday 3rd July will involve the world's top university, club and school rowers.
The 2013 World Rowing Cup is underway at Eton Dorney in Berkshire.
Rowing teams from across the world will compete in several rounds to qualify through to the semi-finals and finals of the Cup.
The Great Britain Rowing Team taking part in this year's event have tweeted their enjoyment of the Cup.
A lovely atmosphere around Eton Dorney this morning, the crowd are all enjoying themselves and the sun is even trying to make an appearance!
The second World Rowing Cup of 2013 begins today at Eton Dorney in Berkshire following the success of last year's Olympic water sports at the site. The event was last held in the UK eight years ago.