In advance of their 2013 South Pole expedition Prince Harry and his team spent 20 hours in a sub zero freezer. Not everyone has access to a sub zero freezer, so what can the average person do to train for a polar expedition? Here are our top 5 training tips for anyone heading to the North or South Poles.
Crossing Greenland by ski is a classic polar expedition and one of our favorites. We asked PolarExplorer guides Keith Heger and Annie Aggens to share some of their tips and insights about the Greenland Icecap Crossing.
It's simple. Select the most applicable answer to each question, and tally your points total at the end of the quiz.
A full North or South Pole expedition is one of the greatest physical challenges on Earth. Success is elusive, especially in the north where many teams are evacuated within the first week. What does it take to succeed?