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Second British adventurer rescued in the Pacific

Charlie Martell who was also attempting to row from Japan to the United States, but had to abandon his attempt because of a tropical storm, has just been rescued.

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BREAKING NEWS (AND IT'S GOOD!!!) Charlie has just called Shore Support from the deck of 'Last Tycoon'. First words? 'I've been rescued.'

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Charlie Martell @pacific2012 now out of danger. MV Last Tycoon is headed for Vancouver...huge thanks to Japan Coastguard for co-ordinating

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...as well as #Falmouth @mca_media here in UK, who have been of massive assistance to @pacific_2012 since the initial mayday.

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British Adventurer Sarah Outen heading to Japan

Sarah is now safe aboard the recovery vessel sent by the Japanese Coastguard. Sarah is now making her way to back to Japan. Thank you for all your messages of support and a huge thanks to the Coastguards in Falmouth and Japan for such a swift response and for getting Sarah aboard the recovery vessel safe and sound in difficult sea conditions. We are awaiting final confirmation of details of Sarah’s arrival in Japan and will let you know more once we have further information.

– London2London Team

Stranded rower passes on regards to Sarah Outen

Rower Charlie Martell, who was aiming to row unsupported for 4,500 miles from across the North Pacific to San Francisco in aid of charity, continues to wait for help in the Pacific Ocean. His boat (Blossom) was damaged in a tropical storm.

According to his website, he is expecting to be rescued and taken to shore by the Japanese coastguard, like fellow rower Sarah Outen.

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Latest on #Pacific2012 Japan CG confirms expecting to RV with Blossom at 0200BST 9 Jun Relief for @sarahouten who is now safe. Well done.

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Adventurer Sarah Outen rescued from Pacific Ocean

The latest blog on Sarah Outen's website says the British adventurer is aboard a recovery vessel sent by the Japanese coastguard and is on her way to Japan.

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New Blog Post: 8th June – Sarah is safe on the recovery vessel: And breathe…. Sarah is now safe aboard the recov... http://t.co/LDa1lmqQ

Olympian Matthew Pinsent thinking of adventurer Outen

Olympic rower Matthew Pinsent has taken to Twitter to show his support for stranded British adventurer Sarah Outen. Sarah, who embarked on the expedition London2London: Via the World in April 2011, is awaiting rescue in the Pacific Ocean following bad weather.

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every time there is a gust of wind today think of @sarahouten and @pacific_2012 awaiting rescue in the Pacific. should happen within hours.

British rower Sarah Outen awaits rescue in the Pacific

Adventurer Sarah Outen, who embarked on a two-and-a-half-year expedition London2London: Via the World in April 2011, is awaiting rescue in the Pacific Ocean after being hit by tropical storms.

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6HRS TO ETA PICKUP.DRESSED IN SURVIVAL SUIT WITH GRABBAG,GULLIVER PROB HAS2 STAY.2 ROUGH2 TAKE HIM.

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CARGO SHIP TEXAS HIGHWAY SAT CLOSEBY WATCHING US TILL CG ARRIVES. REASSURING.

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VHF CRACKLING BUT THINK ETA NOW EARLIER.HOORAY4 JAPANESE ALWAYS BEING EARLY!

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