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Get Sponsored: 8 tips on funding your next expedition

Get Sponsored: 8 tips on funding your next expedition

Here at PolarExplorers, we are contacted every day by aspiring adventurers who lack the funding to achieve their expedition goals, so we reached out to an expert on the subject of getting sponsored.

Jeff Blumenfeld, founder of Expedition News and author of Get Sponsored: A Funding Guide for Explorers, Adventurers, and Would-Be World Travelers, gave us his take on how to be successful when looking for sponsors on your next expedition.

9 Questions About Spending the Night at 90N

A Night at the North Pole with PolarExplorers

In April 2016 PolarExplorers will forge into it's 23rd season of offering North Pole Flights to intrepid travelers from around the world. With the North Pole at the epi-center of international policy and scientific studies spending a night at the North Pole has never been more exciting. We caught up with PolarExplorers guide Eric Lillstrom to ask him 9 questions about overnighting at 90 degrees North.

North Pole: Through the eyes of a first-time expedition team member

Do you have the ambition to take part in a Polar Expedition but are hesitant because you lack experience? We interviewed one of our most recent North Pole Last Degree team members, Danny Lubert, who was in this same position and asked him to reflect on his first expedition experience. 

An interview with Keith Heger: Full South Pole Guide

We had the privilege of sitting down with legendary polar expedition guide, Keith Heger, since he is in our office everyday!

Here are some of his thoughts on his 44-day Full South Pole expedition on the Messner route.