Well, that’s one way to get an ab workout.
A South African man named Chris Bertish has just become the very first human being to cross the entire Atlantic Ocean on a stand-up paddleboard.
He made the fierce 4,050-mile journey alone at sea over 93 days, The Guardian reports, crossing from Agadir, Morocco to Antigua’s English Harbor.
He stood, he paddled, and he prevailed, traveling an average of about 43 miles a day and pulling through an incredible 60 miles on one of the last days.
Of course crossing the second largest ocean in the world doesn’t come without its challenges. Upon arriving in Antigua, Bertish said at a press conference that his last night was so intense, he didn’t know if he’d survive. Read more…