Mark Beaumont's rowing team in a boat
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Adventurer rescued during record bid

Scottish adventurer Mark Beaumont has been rescued from the Atlantic Ocean after his boat capsized during his attempt to row from Morocco to Barbados.

He was one of six crew taking part in the Atlantic Odyssey challenge.

The team were hoping to make history by completing the voyage in record time but capsized 27 days into the challenge.

BBC Scotland's Gavin Walker reports.

  • 31 Jan 2012