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Atlantic crossing

Adventure is obviously in stockbroker Leven Brown’s blood as he is a descendant of Christopher Columbus.

Brown, a former stockbroker at Brewin Dolphin, recently rowed the Atlantic in a 14-man team and shattered the long-standing world record for the 3,000-mile ocean crossing by two days.

Brown and his team spent 33 days at sea before landing in Port St Charles, Barbados.

Sponsorship raised by the crew will go to charities, including Cancer Research, Save the Albatross and the Cutty Sark.

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