My Dear World blog was one of those blogs you publish, then instantly want to retract. It's a bitter pill to tell the world that something didn't work out, you felt like you failed and are struggling to continue. Even after the messages started flooding in, my finger itched to press delete. Support came at [...]

By |2020-04-10T05:55:52+00:00January 17th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|8 Comments

Dear World,

This isn’t an easy blog for me to write. I am sorry to say that the YO! Row came to an end on 31 December 2017. What hasn’t ended is my intent to row the North Pacific. I own the boat. The training will continue. When I was in the boatyard taking off the YO! [...]

By |2020-10-26T18:21:31+00:00January 11th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|4 Comments

Pilgrimage North

Wind buffets the car as the wipers pace from left to right. I had been advised against taking the coastal road. In the forecast weather there would be nothing to see and on the freeway in the rain there is surely even less. The heater is on, snacks laid out, phone plugged in. Googlemaps says 2 [...]

By |2020-04-10T05:55:32+00:00January 4th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|6 Comments

Women to Watch in Sport in 2018

In December of last year, I was contacted by sassy sports entrepreneur and lawyer, Alana Glass who is also the pro sports contributor for Forbes! Alana had come across my story and wanted to include me in her list of Women to Watch in Sport in 2018. Big cheese!!! I was delighted. Here's the full [...]

By |2020-04-10T05:55:52+00:00January 3rd, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|6 Comments