Teenager celebrates rowing the Atlantic

Eoin Hartwright

Eoin Hartwright

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A teenager is celebrating becoming the youngest person to row across the Atlantic.

Eoin Hartwright, from Didcot, 17, completed the 3,000-mile Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge with his companions last night.

His Atlantic Quad team, which also included Simon Hartwright, 40, Tom Alden, 30 and Matthew Collier, 49, started the challenge at the Canary Islands on December 23, rowing to Antigua in the West Indies.

A rival crew taking part also included Witney man Henry Brett, 39.

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