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In June 2022 my first book Stand Up Paddleboarding in Great Britain - Beautiful Places to Paddleboard in England, Scotland and Wales was published by award winning publisher Vertebrate Publishing. It was nominated for the William Hills Sports Book of the Year Award and Shortlisted for The Great Outdoors Book of the Year. 

In spring 2024 my second book about Stand Up Paddleboarding in the Lake District will be published. I will share the journey with you on my journal. 













I have contributed to two books on women's health: Sorted by Dr Juliet McGrattan and Menopause: Change for the Better by Deborah Garlick/Henpicked. 

I have also been featured in Susan Saunders The Power Decade (2023), Liv Bolton's The Outdoors Fix (2023) and Poorna Bell's Stronger (2021).

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I have been invited by a variety of online and in print magazines to write about my story of sobbing in Tesco's in May 2013, overwhelmed and anxious, to finding joy and self confidence in movement and paddleboarding coast to coast in 2019. A few are included below:


Indoor Rowing - A New Lease of Life - Henpicked

Tenacity & Raising Money for Cancer - Limitless Pursuits


Can I do It? This Girl Can Campaign - Henpicked


The Joy of Tiny Adventures - Women in Adventure

Discovering SUP in Midlife - The Mutton Club 


Rekindling the Sheer Joy Of Movement - Be Real Campaign

Rowing Back To The Shore - Sporting Heads

Blessed - Creative Countryside 

Forget Beach Body - Henpicked 

Time to Jump To It - Henpicked 

My Rowing and SUP Story - This Girl Can 


The Joy Within - Middle Years Monday

The Joy of  Midlife Adventures - Adventure Uncovered

SUP the Leeds Liverpool Canal - Clogs & Gansey

My Great Big Summer Adventure - Audrey

What I learned paddleboaring coast to coast - Audrey 

Adventure in your 50s - FINDRA

What's Your Barrier - Active Nation  

Surfer Girl - Goldie Magazine 

Eat, Sleep, Paddle, Litterpick, Repeat - Canal RiverTrust

Paddleboarding Coast to Coast - Intrepid Magazine 


Paddling Through The Menopause - British Canoeing

Time to Find Your Midlife Purpose - Henpicked

Healthily Happy My Lockdown Tips - Hannah Jacobi

Everest in a Month in Lockdown - FINDRA

You're Never Too Old To Do Something Wild - Wildbase



Yorkshire Post

Northern Life

Living North

How to Write an Adventure Book - Intrepid Magazine 


Sainsbury's Magazine 

Now I am an Author and Fundraiser Platinum Magazine

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