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They’ve done it! Amazon rowers Mark and Anton reach the end of epic adventure

The quick-witted thinking of a 14-year-old Brazilian boy rescued Cambridge Judge Business School's Mark de Rond and Clare College rowing coach Anton Wright close to the end of their Amazon rowing marathon. For thirty days we’ve hardly eaten and we’ve…

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Amazon rowers on the last stretch

The Brazilian coast and the end of an epic adventure are in sight for Amazon rowers Mark de Rond and Anton Wright Mark and Anton are on the final stretch of a 2,077 mile row that began four weeks ago…

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Latest from the Amazon

And then there were two! The Amazon adventure has returned to its original configuration of two rowers as Dr Mark de Rond and Anton Wright push on to the finish alone. The latest from the boat is that Peruvian conservationist…

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Amazon rowers reach halfway mark

Braving all the Amazon can throw at them, intrepid rowers Dr Mark de Rond, Anton Wright and Murilo Reis are now halfway through their historic attempt to row the entire length of the iconic river. If they make it, they…

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Amazon rowers to brave hostage takers, uninhabited jungle and waterborne parasites

A gruelling 2,077 mile challenge faces Cambridge academic Mark de Rond and rowing coach Anton Wright as they attempt to row the navigable length of the River Amazon Fast-moving debris, waterborne parasites and uninhabited jungle face the pair, who aim…

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Three Cambridge Judge Business School students rowing in 159th Boat Race

Sunday 31 March 2013 will see the 159th Boat Race, an annual contest between two rowing crews from the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. Cambridge Judge Business School is delighted to announce that three of its students are rowing in…

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