Alex Mason

MFA Founder

Alex had 10,000 miles of hiking and 4,000 miles of cycle touring experience, but no ocean rowing experience until she met Billy in 2016. As a reserve rower for his Indian crossing, Alex got her first taste of ocean rowing when she vomited for 37 hours across the English Channel.  Alex then went on to…

Billy Taylor

MFA Founder

Billy had many miles of sailing experience before rowing across the Pacific Ocean in the first Great Pacific Race in 2014 . Since then, Billy has rowed across the Indian Ocean in 2018, rowed across the English Channel and the Atlantic Ocean in 2020 with Alex, and across the Atlantic Ocean in 2021 to lay…