As well as our boat Brittania III, there are 3 other teams trying to break the record this year, Sara G, Hallin Marine and Big Blue. You can track the relative progress of the boats here
Big Blue left Morocco on January 15th 2011 at 19:25GMT. The departure of Big Blue marks the 450th attempt to row across an ocean.
According to statistics 216 of attempts were undertaken by independent crews and 234 by entrants in races.
4 – in progress, 277 – completed, 159 – incomplete, 10 – completed/incomplete
(one of rowing partners abandoned the boat but the row was completed by the other/s)