A group of four local veterans, Billy Cimino, Cameron Hansen, Hupp Huppmann, and Paul Lore are taking part in the “Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge” to raise money to combat veteran suicides. So far the group has raised $770,000 Individuals from various countries attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean. The race began in San Sebastian in LaGomera, Canary Island, and will end at Antigua, located in the eastern Caribbean Sea. Atlantic Campaign race officials predict an arrival date on January 29.
Thank you to the Foar From Home media team for allowing the Fernandina Observer to share this video with our readers. To learn more about the team’s effort to prevent Veterans’ suicides visit their website. It is never too late to contribute to the cause and to cheer our team on!