This 71-Year-Old Avoids The Highway Completely On His Commute By Rowing To Work

If you live in the D.C. area, you know that traffic can be terrible. It’s routinely listed as the nation’s worst traffic zone, and people sit for hours and hours each day just to get to and from work. But is there a better way? According to this guy, there definitely is.

For 71-year-old Gabe Horchler, the answer meant turning to the one route that no one else bothered to use: the Anacostia River. Instead of driving to work every day, he rows!