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our British women have become the youngest and fastest all-female crew of four to row across the Atlantic Ocean.

Gee Purdy, 23, Bella Collins, 23, Lauren Morton, 26, and Olivia Bolesworth, 27, completed the 3,000 nautical mile journey in 40 days.

They fought off a hurricane, 50ft (15m) waves and intense bouts of sea sickness to win a place in the record books.

They were also raising money for Plan UK's "Because I am a girl" campaign, a global womens' rights movement.

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To carry on reading about this epic journey across the Atlantic, click here for the full article.

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