Rebecca McPhee

Title: Freelance Writer
Email: rebecca.mcphee@explorersweb.com
Location: Northampton, UK
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Expertise

  • Topics of Expertise: Swimming, rowing, open water sports, marine wildlife, adventure travel
  • Years in This Expertise: 5+

Education & Certifications

  • Education: BSc Marine Biology, Newcastle University / MSc International Marine Environmental Consultancy, Newcastle University / Diploma: Freelance Journalism, British College of Journalism / PGCE and QTS Secondary Science Education, Northampton Teacher Training Partnership
  • Years of Writing: 3
  • Certifications: MMO, PAM, PADI Rescue Diver

A Word from Rebecca McPhee

  • Why Author Chose This Career: Being a freelance writer for ExplorersWeb allows me to combine my love of ocean sports, science, and writing.
  • How Author Began Career: Whilst working for a publishing company I realized I wanted to write rather than edit. Doing this in a freelance capacity allows me to teach at the same time
  • Personal Interests: Open Water Swimming, Diving, Hiking, Rowing, Marine Conservation, Travel

Science Links of the Week

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A rowing team ae rescued by the Coastguard.

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On June 1, brothers Fleury and Corentin Roux have...
Side profile of Derremaux in his kayak

California-Hawaii By Kayak Begins

Cyril Derreumaux has started kayaking from California to Hawaii....
bow of boat at sunset

Ocean Rowing Roundup for June

Since our last update, one crew has completed their...

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A Roundup of Long-Distance Swims in the UK for Summer 2022

From a woman swimming the length of the UK...

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106 Marathons in 106 Days? Really?

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Long-Distance Hiking Roundup

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Man stands beside kayak in harbor

Solo Kayaker Tries Again to Paddle From California to Hawaii

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A river of plastic garbage in the ocean

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Ocean Rowing Roundup for May

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Ryan Finn Sails 22,500km from New York to San Francisco

On April 22, Ryan Finn completed a 22,500km solo...

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Natural Wonders: Pingualuit Crater

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The Man Who Bought a Tropical Island and What He Did With It

In 1962, Brendon Grimshaw did something many of us...

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