Katie Spotz is only 22 years old, but she's already broken a world record. According to Fanhouse.com, the Cleveland native started off in Dakar, Senegal on January 3rd, and 70 days later, she arrived in Georgetown, Guyana. Spotz rowed all by herself in a tiny, 19-foot boat for 2,817 miles across the Atlantic. And needless to say, she encountered problems ranging from wind to currents to insomnia: It didn't help her attempts to sleep that she was terrified big waves were going to make her...Read Full Story
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