Across Lake Malawi – Dispatch No. 1, three weeks into Ross Exler’s solo expedition to cross all of Africa’s Great Lakes, unsupported entirely under human power

Lake Malawi is over 350 miles long, over 2,300 feet deep, and likely contains the greatest biodiversity of fishes of any lake in the world. My goal would be to enchain it and Africa’s other Great Lakes (Lake Tanganyika, Lake Victoria) using no motorized power, and without a support team of any kind, contending with rough water, thunderstorms, crocodiles, and hippos, not to mention the tropical cyclone which, as of writing, is forming off of Madagascar.

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Meet the Veteran Paddling 2,000 Miles for Suicide Prevention Awareness – Joseph Mullin’s ‘One Man, One Mission To Save Thousands Expedition’ down the East Coast

Eds. Note: The following is adapted from a post on the Outside Adventure to the Max blog. By Nick Carlson According to a Department of Veterans Affairs study, each day over 20 veterans take their own lives. For Joseph Mullin that was staggering statistic he just couldn’t accept. A disabled veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

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Making the (5,000) Miles Count – Sea kayaker Rich Brand discusses his 2017 Captured Heartbeats expedition on the ‘Great Loop’ around eastern North America

Checking in with sea kayaker Rich Brand on his journey to paddle the 5,000-mile Great Loop around the eastern half of North America.

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Traci Lynn Martin’s record chase, down to the wire on the Great Lakes – 250 miles from an ambitious single-season distance paddling world record

Having already circumnavigated lakes Michigan, Superior and Huron, Traci Lynn Martin closes within 250 miles of her goal to set a world record for distance paddled on a surfski in a single season.

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Paddles and Planks on the Inside Passage – A 47-day adventure to kayak 500 miles of the Inside Passage, plus ski the surrounding peaks

A 47-day adventure to not only kayak 500 miles of the Inside Passage, but ski the surrounding peaks

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