Linda got some prime time on Prime Time this weekend on NBC’s TODAY Show.
Best quote from the video:
TODAY: In all honesty, this is a dangerous endeavor. Were there any moments when you were scared?
Linda: My mindset when I got on was ‘If something happens to me, don’t worry. I’m doing something I’ve always wanted to do. Here I am and whatever happens is what happens.’
The fleet heads off today on the final leg of the Clipper Race with a start off Ambroise Lighthouse. Only 3100 miles to go! The ETA into Derry-Londonderry in Northern Ireland is July 7-11, and July 30 into London .
TODAY Show: Competitive sailing takes 69-year-old on dangerous journey at sea
Linda McDavitt is on the final leg of a roughly 40,000 nautical mile journey sailing in a clipper ship around the world. Dylan Dreyer met up with the 69-year-old as she talks about her “adventure of a lifetime” dealing with cramped quarters and horrible weather conditions. -June 18th, 2016 (Run time: 3:04)