Easton diver to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean

A local seaman is gearing up for a trip of a lifetime as he plans to row a boat across the Atlantic Ocean alone. John Bauby, a commercial pro diver who specializes in search and recovery, says he has

News 12 Staff

Jun 16, 2012, 12:31 AM

Updated 4,416 days ago

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A local seaman is gearing up for a trip of a lifetime as he plans to row a boat across the Atlantic Ocean alone.
John Bauby, a commercial pro diver who specializes in search and recovery, says he has played and worked on the water for about 25 years. The 40-year-old Easton resident is planning to row 10-12 hours each day in a 24-foot, 2,500-pound rowboat.
Bauby plans to leave shore from North Carolina next spring and says he would be the first American to accomplish the journey.
Bauby is also working to get a website launched so people can track him by GPS and keep up-to-date with his adventure.


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