Man to “Pedal the Ocean” From Canada to Hawaii

Pedal the Ocean“…In June, 2010, Greg Kolodziejzyk will attempt to become the first person in history to navigate this notorious stretch of ocean under his own power…

Pedal the Ocean

…His plan – pedal a custom-made state-of-the-art human-powered boat 3000 miles across the Pacific Ocean, from Victoria, Canada to Hawaii. The world-record attempt is expected to take between 40 to 80 days…”

Pedal the Ocean

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Greg’s pursuit of the limits of human power inspires a refreshing ‘do more with less’ philosophy. It also opens up opportunities for a larger discussion he feels is desperately needed, confronting the serious issue we face with skyrocketing childhood obesity rates...

You can read all about this expedition here: Pedal the Ocean

You can see many of his pictures of this boat as he was building it here: Pedal the Ocean Pictures.

From the map above… it does look like he’s planning on arriving on the Big Island… I have left him a twitter message asking if that is the plan.

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Just a quick look at just some of his sponsors… and you can see that he is definitely serious about this:

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