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Paddle to the Amazon - Dana Starkell

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5.0 / 5.0 (2 Reviews)

From Chicago, IL

Will travel 100 miles from Chicago

$1500 - $5000 per event
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Dana Starkell was 19 when he undertook the two-year odyssey with his father and brother.  In the course of the adventure, he cured his asthma, honed his skills on the classical guitar, and learned a great deal about the people he met throughout the 13 countries he traveled through.

Following the release of the international bestseller "Paddle to the Amazon" in North America, Canadian and Americ ... Read More ▶

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School Assembly in Aurora, IL on 2/27/2014

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Dana had the full attention of 1000+ Simmons Middle School students for over an hour. Dana's stories of his adventure, his guitar playing, photographs of the journey, and his message that persistence leads to success resonated with our students. Teacher comments included, "this was the best guest speaker we've had in years" and "I have never seen our students pay this much attention to a speaker before."  Thanks, again, for coming to Simmons and presenting to our students! Molly Cox

- Cindy C

Private Party in Cardiff, CA on 3/1/2013

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Thank you Dana, your music was exactly what we were looking for. We can’t wait to have you play for us again!

- Stacey C

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