Paddle the Nile

one woman's dream to achieve what's never been done


On 27th October 2018, after years of planning, paddles finally hit the water.

What was to come was an adventure of epic proportions involving everything from a full on hippo attack, being arrested and detained in Burundi, running crazy rapids, paddling through a country on the brink of civil war and so much more!

Find out about the woman behind this expedition, the team and some of the stories.

The dream

Watch the video to hear from Sarah on what this expedition was all about and why on earth she wanted to take on this enormous challenge...

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The Expedition

At 6,853km in length, with endless challenges on route, this was set to test Sarah on every level. It started in Rwanda and finished in Egypt

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Meet Sarah & the Team

Meet the woman and team behind this expedition and find out why she chose to take on this challenge and what she wants to achieve with it