Earlier this year Manhattan varsity rower, Vaughn Parker, was scrolling through Concept 2’s page of records. He saw the usual breathtakingly fast 2k scores, but as he kept looking he came across a page dedicated to ultra distance records. It was here he first saw the Million Meter row. At the time, no one had attempted the record in the Male 19 and Under Lightweight category. He saw an opportunity. Read what happened next, here.