Pacific rower – British adventurer Sarah Outen is seeking to become the first woman to row solo across the North Pacific.
Traveling companion – Outen will cross the Pacific on a custom-made seven meter boat named Gulliver.
London to London – The Pacific crossing is part of a larger voyage that will see Outen circumnavigate the globe without the use of any mechanical engines.
On the road – She has travelled 11,000 miles so far, traversing Europe and Asia by bike and canoe.
Life at sea – If all goes to plan, the Pacific crossing will take roughly six months to complete.
Best preparations – Outen has prepared extensively for the physical and psychological challenges that face her, including boat capsizes and extreme weather.