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Chipping away at the Edges of Impossibility Ben Saunders is a pioneering polar explorer and a record-breaking long-distance skier, covering more than 6,000km (3,730 miles) on foot in the polar regions since 2001. Ben’s accomplishments include leading the longest human-powered polar journey in history, a round-trip from […] Read »
An Interview with Martin Hartley The Adventure1000 series is finished now, but I’ve just got a small backlog of interviews to publish. This is a good one. Martin Hartley has an impressive expedition CV. He’s a superb photographer too. I caught up with him to chat […] Read »
The 4 Phases of an Adventure Cas and Jonesy are a duo of Australian adventurers. They’ve paddled across the Tasman Sea, done an enormous South Pole expedition, and even released a jigsaw of themselves! I caught up with Cas for a chat on Skype for the […] Read »
The Scott Expedition For the past five years of training, planning and fund-raising I was part of the team. Read »
South Pole Training A nice dollop of Monday morning misery… That was filmed a week or so ago. This morning I was in the gym for a short, but very painful session: 6 minute run test on the treadmill- max effort. Rest for […] Read »
Earning the Ice Cream Yesterday was one of those days when I felt so happy to have chosen to do this sort of stuff for a living. Read »
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