Two Women, Four Oars, One Ocean

3000 nautical miles

Team Ocean Grown is a female pairs team competing in the 2023 Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge, a 3,000 nm unassisted ocean row beginning in La Gomera, Spain and finishing in the Caribbean port of English Harbour, Antigua. Team OG consists of Nini Champion and Lisa Roland, two seafaring ladies ready to take on the challenge of a lifetime.

The race is on

Follow Team Ocean Grown in real-time as they embark upon the world’s toughest row. Click the link below to head over to the race’s official website to track Team OG.

The mission of Team Ocean Grown aims to create opportunities, provide educational support, and increase awareness for foster youth within the maritime sector.

0% of foster children
experience PTSD and tend to suffer high rates of debilitating depression and low self-esteem
0% of youth
who have spent more than 3 years in care will not achieve a high school diploma or GED
0% of youth
in the foster care system have experienced trauma which will affect them long into adulthood