Sarah Outen MBE is a world-record breaking adventurer, speaker, author, and filmmaker. She has completed extraordinary journeys around the globe, often alone and by human-powered means, and has faced numerous challenges along the way. Sarah now shares her inspiring stories and insights on resilience, mental health, and navigating change with audiences worldwide.
Why you should book Sarah Outen for your next event
- Inspiring and engaging speaker: Sarah is an experienced storyteller and an engaging speaker who knows how to captivate her audience. She shares her incredible experiences in a candid and authentic manner, leaving the audience feeling inspired and motivated to overcome their own challenges.
- Unique perspective: Sarah’s expeditions have taken her to some of the most remote and challenging parts of the world, giving her a unique perspective on resilience, managing setbacks, navigating change and transition, and performing under pressure. She draws on her experiences to offer insights and lessons that are relevant to a wide range of contexts and industries.
- Tailored approach: Sarah is known for her ability to tailor her presentations to suit the specific needs and goals of her clients. She takes the time to understand her audience and their objectives, and she weaves relevant learnings into her stories to ensure that her message resonates with her listeners.
Sarah Outen MBE spent a decade pursuing extraordinary journeys across the globe, often remote and generally solo, by human-powered means. Her London2London: Via the World journey saw her row, cycle and kayak a 25,000 mile loop of the northern hemisphere over 4.5 years. Her ocean rowing journeys earned her multiple firsts and world records, and they also cost her dearly in terms of her health. Sarah shares candidly of the highs and lows of expedition life, expertly weaving tailored learnings through her narratives according to her client’s goals.
An experienced story teller, known for putting audiences at ease with her warmth and calm, disarming style, Sarah holds people through the drama and tension of her journeys with her trademark authenticity. Sarah’s goal is always to leave audiences considering their own ability to ride out storms and pursue successes differently, too.
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