article in Canadian Living.ca by Donna Paris Aug 18, 2012
Marnie McBean is one of our most inspiring Canadians – yes, she’s a rowing champion and one of our favourite Olympians, but now she’s also championing girls’ rights globally with Because I Am a Girl.
Now Marnie McBean promotes girls’ rights worldwide! Photo, courtesy of Because I Am a Girl
This past summer, she acted as an official mentor for the Canadian Olympic team. She’s featured in our October issue of Canadian Living, but when our intern Erin Morawetz interviewed her she had so much to say, we thought we’d tell you a bit more about Marnie, her mentoring ways, her new book, The Power of More, and her memories of each of her Olympic Games.
Because if there’s one thing that Marnie does well – other than row, that is – it’s inspire. Continue reading