Just Around The Pointe - 2020

To be the first person to circumnavigate all 5 Great Lakes in less than one year- and in the process Inspire All Individuals who struggle everyday with a chronic health condition or disability to never give up.  

Online Media Review of my 2017 Expedition. 

It was a Record Breaking Year!

TRACI MARTIN - LIVING WITH RA

https://www.healthcentral.com/launch/traci-martin-living-ra

An interactive video experience with Traci Lynn Martin as she talks about living with RA and attempting to become the first person to paddle the 5 Great Lakes and in the process to inspire other's with chronic pain to Never Give Up. 
Health Central - March of 2017
Through A Glass Productions:
 
A 5 minute film to launch
my 2017 Great Lakes record attempt. 
It was released September of 2016

INSPIRING STORY:

Meet a woman who is defying the odds -

and the predictions of her doctors -

and taking life by the paddle. 


Local 4 News - Paula Tutman

Breaking Records With Rheumatoid Arthritis:
Traci’s Story

Click to read Traci's Story by
EveryDay Health

41 Action News KSHB  -   
Kayaker Traci Lynn Martin Goes For World Record

KayakOntario  -   
It was my pleasure to interview Traci Martin. She is one of my paddling heroes. Her trip was one of the most amazing and inspiring things I have ever witnessed and to be able to follow her in real time with the help of social media was incredible. Many of my personal friends met her and even housed her along her journey.... 

Paddling Life - Traci Lynn Martin to Circumnavigate Great Lakes

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Paddling Life - March 2017

http://paddlinglife.org/traci-lynn-martin-to-circumnavigate-great-lakes

Presque Isle County Advance -

Traci Lynn Martin seeks record and to set record straight

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Presque Isle County Advance - April 22nd, 2017

https://piadvance.com/2017/04/traci-lynn-martin-seeks-record-and-to-set-record-straight/


The Times Herald - part of the USA Today Network Kayaker to Paddle an 8,600-mile Great Lakes Odyssey

Michigan Live  -   
World-record-attempting kayaker makes her way through West Michigan

Your Daily Globe 
Surf-skier visits Little Girl's Point on journey around the Great Lakes

 WDIO-TV 
Woman Surf Skiing Great Lakes Brings Message of Perseverance

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WDIO -  - July 31st, 2017

https://www.wdio.com/Outdoors/paddling-great-lakes-surf-ski-kayak/4559823/

ESPN - Traci Lynn Martin is Attempting what no one else has done before - Circumnavigating the Great Lakes

Canoe & Kayak - Traci Lynn Martin's Record Chase, Down To The Wire On The Great Lakes


Canoe & Kayak -  December 14th, 2017

https://www.canoekayak.com/news/expeditions/great-lakes-distance/

Share The River - Traci Lynn Martin's Great Lakes Circumnavigation Adventure

The Times Herald - part of the USA Today Network

Kayaker starts world record attempt at Lighthouse Beach

The Spokesman - Review 
Missouri kayaker begins world record attempt in Michigan


The Spokesman - Review  -  Spokane, Washington

Saturday, March 11, 2017

http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2017/mar/11/missouri-kayaker-begins-world-record-attempt-in-mi/

The Chronicle - LOCAL NEWS
Kayaker, trying to set new world record, lands in Vermilion

     Boreal.org  -
Update On Traci Lynn Martin's
Great Lakes Journey
Nov 10, 2017

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Boreal.org  -  November 10thst, 2017

https://www.boreal.org/2017/11/10/159895/update-on-traci-lynn-martins-great-lakes-journey

Rock The Lake Traci Lynn Martin just hit Cleveland, in her goal to circumnavigate all 5 Great Lakes in 1 year

Lake Expo - She's Paddled Lake Of The Ozarks From Dam To Dam. Now This KC Woman Is Conquering The Great Lakes

Published Nov 9th, 2017

Missouri Woman Paddling Across The Great Lakes

Great Lakes Boating 
3,600 Miles Later -Inspired Great Lakes kayaker paddles on

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Great Lakes Boating - February 2018​

https://www.greatlakesboating.com/2018/02/your-life-traci-martin

The Times Herald - part of the USA Today Network

Kayaker seeking record finishes Lake Michigan


The Times Herald - by Bob Gross,  June 15th, 2017

https://www.thetimesherald.com/story/news/local/2017/06/15/record-attemptin/392702001/

Cottage Life - 

This Great Lake is the most challenging to paddle

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Cottage Life - December 4th, 2017​

https://cottagelife.com/general/this-great-lake-is-the-most-challenging-to-paddle/

The Times Herald - part of the USA Today Network

Kayaker seeking record finishes Lake Michigan


The Times Herald - by Bob Gross,  June 15th, 2017

https://www.thetimesherald.com/story/news/local/2017/06/15/record-attemptin/392702001/

She Explores - 
EPISODE 49: GREAT LAKES, GREATER GOALS
Interview with Traci Lynn Martin

First Person in History to Kayak around the Three Largest Great Lakes in North America  - and she did it in a Stellar SR Surf Ski
   
Kayaker Traci Lynn Martin Continues To Go For The World Record

Record set on October 15th, 2017

Published on Oct 17, 2017 by Hope Lee

Buffalo News - Missouri woman takes on "Feisty"  Lake Erie in Great Lakes paddling Odyssey

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Buffalo News 

City & Region

November 16th, 2017

Paddling on icy Great Lakes, she finds a warm welcome


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Buffalo News 
November 19th, 2017

Small comment made about my 2017 Expedition in the Sunday Morning Paper of the
Buffalo News


Niagara - Gazette Woman's World Record Attempt Crosses Through The Falls -

Woman Circumnavigating The Great Lakes portages around the Falls 

Share The River:
Interview - 

Describe the journey of Traci Lynn Martin's Great Lakes Expedition

The Detroit News Cold, ice stop woman’s bid to paddle 5 Great Lakes

CBC News - Kayaker trying to conquer 5 Great Lakes stops due to winter weather

Chicago Tribune Kayaker trying to conquer 5 Great Lakes stops due to winter weather

Great Lakes Cruising Club - GLCC Sponsors Kayak World Record Attempt


Great Lakes Cruising Club -  January 2nd, 2018

http://www.glcclub.com/glcc-sponsors-kayak-world-record-attempt

The Buffalo News - 'Old Man Winter' won, says Missouri woman on abandoning Great Lakes paddling odyssey