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!

Through A Glass Productions created this 5 minute film to launch my 2017 Great Lakes record attempt. 
It was released September of 2016

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

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

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

Canoe & Kayak -  December 14th, 2017


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


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

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

She Explores - 
Interview with Traci Lynn Martin

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

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

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