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Career Guidance - Why I Quit My Job and Rowed Across 3 Oceans

Why I Quit My Job and Rowed Across 3 Oceans

About The Author

Roz Savage is an ocean rower, environmental campaigner, author and speaker. She holds four world records for ocean rowing, including first woman to row solo across the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans. She has rowed over 15,000 miles, taken around 5 million oarstrokes, and spent cumulatively over 500 days of her life at sea in a 23-foot rowboat. Additionally, she is a United Nations Climate Hero, an Athlete Ambassador for 350.org, and an Ambassador for the Blue Project. In 2010 she was named Adventurer of the Year by National Geographic. (Photo taken at New ID in London.)