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  • Who: Sarah Outen

  • What: Youngest person to row the Indian Ocean solo (female)

  • Where: United Kingdom

The youngest female to row the Indian Ocean solo is Sarah Outen (UK, b 26 May 1985) who rowed East to West between 1 April and 3 August 2009, aged 23 years 310 days at the start.

Sarah's journey began in Australia and ended 4,000 miles later in Mauritius. She rowed in her boat - Serendipity.


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