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[EPUB] ✼ Taking on the World Author Ellen MacArthur – Nessville.me When Ellen finished the Vendee Globe yachting's toughest race aged just 24 the nation took her to it's heart The depth of the affection for Ellen is extraordinary she makes people feel like they can d[EPUB] Taking on the World Author Ellen MacArthur Nessville.me When Ellen finished the Vendee Globe yachting's toughest race aged just 24 the nation took her to it's heart The depth of the affection for Ellen is extraordin.

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  1. Ben Starling Ben Starling says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFWho is this Dame Ellen MacArthur In 2001 'she raced single handedly non stop around the world in the Vendée Globe when only 24 years old second in one of the hardest races in offshore sailing Prior to her Vendée success she won the solo transatlantic race from the UK to the USA and went on to win the Route du Rhum from France to the Caribbean in 2002'She departed 'from Falmouth UK in 2004 on board the 75ft trimaran B and returned 71 days 14 hours 18 minutes 33 seconds later having sailed over 26000 miles to become the fastest person to circumnavigate the globe single handed She was knighted by the ueen in 2005 and has received the Legion d'Honneur from French President Nicolas Sarkozy' from the Ellen MacArthur Official Website bioTopics Covered Ellen begins with family life at 4 years old and moves on in great detail from there


  2. Jonathan Jonathan says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFEllen is pretty amazing The you read the you realise that the sport is very like motor racing at its high levels Ability is nothing compared to the fight to get a seat in a good car In this case scraping together the funds to get a boat and the entrance fees to races are key Ellen is so lucky time and time again her undoubted abilities as a sailor would have come to naught without the help of so many people and coincidences of money arriving at just the right moments and her own indomitable will to keep on fighting on while pretty much living on nothingSince Ellen wrote this book herself you have to give her credit for mentioning her various boyfriends nearly all of whom help her at critical times and then get


  3. Stephen Dawson Stephen Dawson says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFAn inspiring book by an extraordinary woman This is a book about a girl who saved her school dinner money for years in order to buy herself a boat; who sailed single handed around Britain while a teenager; and who through sheer determination got herself into the position where she could become the youngest person to complete the Vendée Globe singlehanded around the world yacht raceAt the time the book was written the Vendée Globe was the natural climax of her life so far and it is a shame that the understandable delay in finishing the book led her to add a little in afterwards but that is a minor criticism and it is a real rollercoaster of a read In comparison with Sir Francis Chichester's book of his early exploits there is a lot emotion here and it makes for a interesting and captivating read


  4. Erin Billington Erin Billington says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFAn awesome woman True grit Amazing ambition True dedication Real passion An inspiration A heroine


  5. Jennifer Jennifer says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFI doubt I would have picked up this autobiography were it not for a couple of pretty slight connections Some years ago I made the acuaintance in less happy circumstances of Ellen's Aunt Thea who introduced her t


  6. Jim Bowen Jim Bowen says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFI'm not altogether sure about Taking on the World which focuses on the early life of Ellen MacArthur the English yachtswoman It finishes when she's 26The book details her life how she fell in love with the sea her drift into single handed racing and her success in the race


  7. Jen Jen says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFI loved this book for the heart that Macarthur put into it but parts of it seemed to drone on Being a writer I know how hard it can be to put so much of yourself onto the page for others to see but Macarthur does it with confidence grace and charm I also read this book while backpacking through Ireland and Germany and I think that my own adventures at the time added a lot to the adventurous tone of the book I would recommend that this book be re


  8. Steve Steve says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFI followed this race in 2000 2001 and couldn't wait to be updated each day for 3 months as the drama unfoldedEllen is not a professional writer but has done a nice job talking about her life experiences and preparation to race Her descriptions of what she went through during the race both emotionally and physically are mesmerizing


  9. Monique Monique says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFWow what a fantastic book Reading the book you're with her on Kingfisher sailing the Vendee Globe advancing wave upon wave and feeling her emotionsEllen is really magnificent


  10. Monica Monica says:

    Taking on the World Epub ï Taking on MOBI :Ì taking free, world pdf, Taking on download, Taking on the World PDFI love her single minded obsession I had been a bit reluctant to read this book at first because while I'm interested in sailing I'm not that interested in racing Still my boyfriend insisted so I gave it a shot I almost gave this book 5 stars


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