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Atlantic Pacific has now been included as one of Atlantic Colleges student service activities and we have 30 students partaking in the development of our project. We are running weekly sessions with our group which involves three different endeavours: Boat Building Lifeboat in a Box Research and Development We have raised enough funding from Christian…

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Christian beats both donation and time target!

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Money for Lifeboat “Mogens” in the bag! As well as completing Run-Swin Run one day earlier than planned, Christian has now exceeded his fundraising goal of £10,700! Christian finished his run 25 June, one day earlier than expected. On the last day Christian had excellent running conditions and covered 48km in 8:09 hours. Arriving at Banyuls-sur-Mer he…

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Christian Havrehed: Half Way There!

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Postive energy & humour powering him through 860km trek! Two weeks ago Christian Havrehed began an amazing adventure to cross the Pyrenees Mountains (Swim-Run-Swim) to raise £10,000 to build APs next Lifeboat. Christian has just reached the half way mark of this exhausting 860km trek. Check out his facebook page for photos and great stories…

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Thomas Schmidt Boat Appeal

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    Atlantic Pacific: Raising funds for a new lifeboat, the Thomas Schmidt   Atlantic Pacific is an international rescue boat organisation based at Atlantic College dedicated to saving lives at sea and providing lifeboats where there are none. The organisation springs from the experiences of its founder, Robin Jenkins, at AC in 1990-92. Crews…

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Christian Havrehed runs Pyrenees for Atlantic Pacific

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A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Christian Havrehed, Danish graduate of the United World College of the Atlantic (AC) has generously agreed to swim-run-swim from the Atlantic to the Mediterranean sea (Hendaye to Banyul-sur-mer) over the Pyrenees in order to raise £10,000 for an AP Hahn RIB which will be…

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Wi-Fi for AP Lifeboat in a Box

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Atlantic Pacific is delighted to announce a new collaboration with the Worldwide Tribe’s (WWT) Wi-Fi initiative Jangala to develop and test Wi-Fi as as means of communicating from AP’s ‘Lifeboat in a Box’ stations to AP boats. The Jangala initiative began when Richard Thanki, who has been working with Microsoft on Wi-Fi access in rural…

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Breaking the record across the Atlantic

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The Little Boat Project Lecture by Founder and Chief Designer Matt Kent                                 Atlantic Pacific is delighted to be working in collaboration with Matt Kent, Chief Designer and Founder of The Little Boat Project. The Little Boat Project is a…

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