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General round up of press/media interviews

(still to review all global coverage released through PA, Reuters and secondary sources)




Minster FM


Radio York: Jonathan Cowap, 15/01/2020

Radio York: Jonathan Cowap, July and September

Radio York: Jonathan Cowap, 07/12/2020

Darlington and Stockton,



Hartlepool Mail

Tyne Tees News TV ( North East), Broadcast 14/10/2020


All Around Britain, broadcast 08/11/2020, ITV Series 1, Episode 10


Northern Echo


Chief Productions, Channel 4 documentary, for release 2021

12th December 2020 RACE START




Daily Mail,

Radio York x3, recorded 22/12/20, broadcast 24/12/20

Recorded 18/01/2021, broadcast 19/01/2021

Recorded 08/02/2021, broadcast 09/02/2021

Sport TalkRADIO and TalkSPORT, Paul Ross Extra Time show recorded 30/12/2020, broadcast 31/12/20


Out of Left Field Podcast - Episode 6, The Crossing, David Seigerman,

BBC Look North TV, ( see BBC sport pages, rowing), 16/01/2021

Lance Armstrong Podcast The Move, released 21/01/2021

New York Times

The Sunday Times

The Financial Times

The Telegraph

Northern Echo,

Darlington and Stockton Times

Hartlepool Mail


Greatest Hits Radio, Benjamin Fearn (and online)


Saturday 20th Feb


RACE FINISH at 70 Days, 3 Hours, 48 Minutes


Atlantic Campaigns Press release


Chief Productions (finish interview for documentary)


Sunday 21st February


BBC Breakfast, live


ITV Tyne\Tees


Sky News


Press Association




BBC Look North



Yorkshire Post

Press Association- multiple outlets globally eg

The Guardian


Radio 5 Live


Also on



Monday 22nd February


Good Morning Britain, live


The Jeremy Vine Show (TV) 


 BBC Radio York interview


Spencer Lodge Podcast (Dubai) ( still to be released)


NBC News Channel (US TV)


Fortune Magazine


Times Radio


CNN, Don Riddell (2 TV reports and written report)



BBC World Service Radio


Radio 5 live


Tuesday 23rd February


BBC Radio Leeds


The National Desk, US radio


World Rowing

Boston Radio


Wednesday 24th February


AccuWeather USA - Greg Bowmany


10,000 Takes Radio Sports show - Wally Langfellow


Rachel Platten, (Fight Song) Insta Story


Thursday 25th February


Thirsk Weekly news - David Tucker

KTV1 Fox 2 US web series, The Female Field, (link onInsta, Monica Ryan)

And (Music)


Darlington and Stockton Times



Friday 26th February


The Weather Channel, US Josh Vexler

Saturday 27th February


BBC London Women's Sport Live Jeanette Kwakye


Thinking off-Piste US podcast, Becky Lucy King, (and sent 100 word bio)



Google podcasts:


Dubai Eye - Radio, Robbie Greenfield


The Sun, Alison Maloney for International Women's day


Shelterbox, International women's day promotional video

Duchess of Cambridge zoom 

Court circular in The Times on 3rd March,

Video released to press (BBC, ITV, Sky) and social media for International Women's day on 8th March 2021. 

Instagram @Kensingtonroyal (1.5 million views)

You Tube (201k views) 

@Kensington Royal Twitter 222k views) story picked up on all national news channels, national and local papers, Harper’s Bazaar, Hello!, Hello Canada, Lad Bible etc!


Innovation Showcase - Jay Sugarman


Wednesday 3rd march


Into the unknown, National Geographic series, Gene Gallerano


Friday 5th March

BBC World Service, Sportshour, Craig Lowe

BBC Radio York - Julia Lewis for International Women's Day


Return to UK Sunday 7th March


Tuesday 9th March


British Rowing , Jonny Mcleod


Dennis Miller + One TV Show, LA, to be released


Wednesday 10th March


Vencomatic interview for Intranet/website(main sponsors)


Sargassum podcast including Mark Sealey from Force Genesis's%20Guest ( to be released)

Darlington and Stockton Times and Northern Echo ( Janet Gleeson)


Friday 12th March

BBC Look North (Yorkshire) reaction to being awarded Honorary Freedom of the Parish of Sowerby!


Friday 19th March

BBC Look North (Yorkshire) filming in Thirsk town centre, 10.30am


Sunday 18th April

Famous in Yorkshire, charity photography book with photographer David Charles,

FB live – An evening of inspiration to announce the Face of She Inspires for 2021 (Penny Bird)


Others by email:

Grazia Magazine - Italy 

Basecamp Foods - Jet boil Q and A

Shape Magazine, Germany but publish across Europe (200 Euro donation), Lisa Dean.

The Week Junior, Lily Alt.

Kiwi Stories ( Marcia Neves) online magazine, travel tech co. based in Czech republic for International Women's day.  Published and will be later stand alone piece in March.

News for Kids @newsforkidsnet
The Liberty Times, Taiwan (Shun-Han Chang)

Boutique Handbook, women’s day article (Katie Wilson)

Newsweek (Kathleen Rellihan),



The Ellen Degeneres Show, Insta Nicole Isabel

BBC Breakfast (with Frank), Mike Bushell - prob. End March

The Dalesman,

Blue Marine Foundation interview


We Are The City - Ashish Bhardway, India

ITV Lorraine Kelly (shelved? - may be picked up in future)

KTLA News, Los Angeles, TV (to reschedule from 5th march)

ABC News Australia- (deferred from 4th March issues with time zones!)



Asked to circle back in a few weeks (Interviews/Podcasts)

Steve Wilson, Insta,  Space Coast Daily, US dlorida

Method Supply Podcast, Kaipo Sotelo

Chatting to a Friend Podcast - Catie Friend

28 Summers, Jay Worthy Podcast

Girl Powerful Podcast, Tedi Serge,

Carlos Medoza Silva - Mexico City

Mountain Mindset, Andrei Mandzuk, insights from athletes

Liam Daly, Podcast - focused around young people and university

Angel Swim School- Adam Knight

What  it’s like...with Luce podcast, ( Lucy Carol Norris)

Sky, join a meeting and tell story ( Insta , Elgin Ayozger)

Working Options in Education, Charity , employability skills for 14-19 yrs, Masterclass, Claire McMaster

100 tons of Plastic IG Live ‘Trash Talk’

Mind Bite @ tg_careercoaching, Insta, speaker in conversation

Twisted - 12 month contract - Argo in showroom for 3 months



Adventurer Speaker at  Gone Wild Festival hosted by Bear Grylls, Aug Bank holiday, 26th-29th August 

Kevin Hollinrake MP, invitation to Parliament

Jo Ropner, North Yorkshire Lord Lieutenant, wants to meet

Duchess of Cambridge- wants to meet
David Strachan, Adventure Lectures, lecture series in SE England (3-4 nights)

US accounting firm, NYC, with fee for inspiration talk, Brian Ash, TBC

ITB world wide, talent procurement company - paid speaking opportunity

Ripon Cathedral Christmas Carol Concert, 6th December, main guest speaker,  (through Rachel Williams, sponsor TWC) agreed by pre-record as planning to be in La Gomera



Freedom of Sowerby and Thirsk

Blue Plaque


Emerge - Ocean Ready bottle - free gift

Free\Rain - water  - Insta Story

Microfresh tops (via Rannoch, used during row)

Mark 3 International - 2021-2 promotional pack

Funkita swimwear

80 Noir Ultra, Hot Chocolate - samples 

Bullion Chocolate - samples

Quantum Botanika- skin care product gifts ( via Blue Marine Foundation)

Missoma Jewellery (Paula Anton @missomalondon on Insta) free gold jewellery gifts (Duchess of Cambridge wore Missoma in interview!)

River and Rowing Museum Henley - feature



Thirsk Yarnbombers - Atlantic rowing display in Thirsk Town Centre from 7th March



For talks and info: Numerous primary schools in UK, other schools in UK and numerous in States including:

Burton Leonard School- Amanda Townson
Cheltenham Ladies College, Wychwood School, 

St Paul's Cathedral School, 

Stamford College (Eleanor Collins), 

Sheila Peterson at Cumberland Valley High School (US)

Brandon Newman, qus by email (done)
Scouts, Brownies, Guides, Royal Air Force Auxilary

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