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Sarah Outen

Interview with Sarah Outen

April 14, 2014

Sarah Dilys Outen is a British athlete and adventurer. She was the First Woman to row solo across the Indian Ocean – and the fourth ever to complete this crossing. In October 2015, Sarah completed her four-and-a-half year journey circumnavigating the globe using only a kayak, bike and rowing boat. She shares with us what her journeys have taught her (and why having a beard is not obligatory when setting out on a hard expedition…) ‘I was surprised that no woman had attempted to row read more