9 Nov 2012

Laura Dekker

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:10 pm on 9 November 2012

Laura Dekker was just 10 years old when she first began preparing to sail around the world by herself. Born on a yacht in Whangarei and raised in the Netherlands, she would have to battle Dutch authorities, who thought she was too young and the journey too dangerous.