Rower Fiann Paul blows a horn during the crossing of the Drake Passage. (AP)
Endurance athlete Colin O’Brady (center) and his crew while crossing the treacherous icy waters of the Drake Passage (AP)
The Drake Passage is a stretch of water between South America and Antarctica.
The Drake Passage is considered one of the most dangerous sea paths in the world. The rowboat finished crossing it in 13 days. (AP)
Cold and choppy waters can be dangerous even for large boats.
Row, row, row the boat. The wind thrashed. Waves crashed.
Six men kept rowing. They dodged icebergs. They watched whales.
The men were cold and tired. They kept on. Their trip across the Drake Passage took 13 days.