In April 2018, Kate Culverwell, 19 and Anna Blackwell, 24 will be setting out on a record breaking and world first tandem kayak expedition from England to the Black Sea. These two girls will take on a journey of 4,000km, 13 countries and 4 capital cities.
The expedition will be raising money for Pancreatic Cancer Action in memory of Kate’s father, David Culverwell. While paddling, Kate and Anna will also be contributing to the research of FreshWater Watch, an Earthwatch research project investigating the health of global freshwater ecosystems.
For more information about Kate and Anna’s expedition, check out their website. Everyone at the YET wishes them the best of luck!