Bru Brennan is a man with a mission. Time is t on his side, r are the characters who block his way. But where there's a will there's a way and Bru will get himself from Ireland to Auckland to see his grandchildren by hook or by dinghy. So begins the most incredible, dangerous and craziest journey anyone has ever embarked upon - rowing down the world in a dinghy, from Ireland to Portugal, through the Mediterranean and the Suez Canal and crossing the Indian Ocean to New Zealand. This is his journey of a lifetime. It could well be the death of him. What could possibly go wrong in a dinghy? All he wants to do is reach Auckland. Can it be so dif cult? Rowing Down the World to Auckland is the story of one man's courage and determination against insurmountable odds. Ted Dunphy weaves an unforgettable tale that will leave you alternating between laughter and tears as you ride in the dinghy on the barmiest journey of all time.