Approximately 1,600 miles of open water transits including fuel stops. Teams will be running the East Coast during hurricane season up the Atlantic seaboard, stopping at select locations.
Transit: Key West, Florida to New York City, New York U.S.A.
Timeline: 6 days, 266 miles per day or less
Staging in Key West, Florida September 5th, 2013
Departure: September 6th, 2013
Completion: September 11, 2013
NEVER QUIT CHALLENGE – A Personal Water Craft Adventure to benefit select charities. The NQC is an Invitational Personal Water Craft Adventure vetted by Special Operations Military Veteran teams onboard Kawasaki Ultra LX JET SKIs®.
The NQC was an original request from a special operations warrior whom was interested in a training challenge via water in 2012. A year of preparations ensued and the NQC was created with a charity driven foundation. The NQC was designed to complete on the anniversary of 9-11 in New York City NY.1,600 miles covered by sea and support teams by land with vehicles and trailers. The event is a comprehensive training opportunity of endurance, underway time, navigation and boat handling skills during hurricane season. There are a total of six teams selected for the NQC