Against the Flow: The Inspiring Story of a Teacher turned Yachtswoman

by Caffari, Dee

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In 2006, Dee Caffari became the first woman to sail solo round the world against the prevailing winds and currents. Her story is an adventure in the true sense of the word. It is about physical hardship in terrible conditions, overcoming solitude, sleep deprivation, the worry of crucial equipment failing, 34 days of gales, 12 metre waves, cyclones and a lightning strike. It is also about a woman who stepped outside her safe zone, gave up a good job and financial security, all because she wanted to sail. She dared to dream, and her courage resulted in a place in the history books alongside a handful of men.

ISBN 10: 1408100010
ISBN 13: 9781408100011
Pages: 288
Published: 2009
Format: softcover
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