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I just finished watching a documentary called “Maidentrip,” about a 14-year-old Dutch girl, Laura Dekker, who sailed around the world. Alone. For a couple of years before the trip, she planned a route, raised money from sponsors, and fought the Dutch court, which wanted to remove her from her parents’ custody rather than allow her to embark on the adventure. 569 more words
Breath-taking & inspiring
Laura Dekker had one dream at the age of 14, and that was to sail around the world.
Two years and 27,000 miles later, Laura became the youngest sailor to circumnavigate the planet solo. 135 more words