In 2014, Joseph started to work on his project to row across the ocean. During his three years of preparation, he followed the great steps of a project preparation and completed, with his teammate, a first crossing in 2017.
During his preparation, he collected a lot of information about this sport and contacted many ocean rowers to get suggestion, acquire knowledge and be ready for every situation.
Journey 4 days journey on the St-Lawrence river to get ready for the ocean
Departure : Saint-Jean-Port-Joli (Québec) - June Arrival : Matane - July
Goal : Test the boat and Joseph's capacity to row during a long journey.
The Importants steps
First ocean crossing in team : Joseph (20 years old) and Brian (25 years old)
Departure : Saint-Jean-Terre-Neuve, June the 13th Arrival : A storm makes the team rescued two days before the end
Goal : Test Joseph's capacity to row across an ocean before the solo adventure
Second time rowing across an ocean for Joseph
Departure : St-John's (Newfoundland) Arrival : Noirmoutier (Vendée)
Goal : Become the youngest ocean rower on the North Atlantic and break the time record.