Next spring Lia Ditton will set out from the coastal town of Choshi in Northern Japan on a 5,500 nautical mile voyage to row, solo and unsupported, across the Pacific Ocean to the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco. To date 2 people have done this, both men.
“On a weekly basis, somebody tells me I’m crazy and I shouldn’t do it...” – Lia Ditton.
She trains in the waters of San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean. Her drive to succeed is undeniable. We believe in Lia so we’re also helping to spread the word about this remarkable woman & her single minded determination to achieve her goal.
Ocean Racing® is her official supplier of polarized sunglasses, a small but important item when you’re at sea in an open boat for 4 to 6 months. Lia has amassed a swell of supporters who cheer her on through her website, check it out.
You can become a part of her crew by buying a polished cast alloy replica of her boat on a key ring. Hand crafted in Slovenia, they measure 2 ¼” long and are a very cool item to have on your keys on. $20 with free shipping with 100% of the proceeds going to support Lia’s campaign, we don't make a dime off this.
Support a real live mariner & get a cool conversation starter key ring for just $20 with free shipping.