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Iceland trekking and packraft crossing: Hilo Moreno talks to Exweb

33kg backpacks, no assistance/support, gruelling and idillic landscapes and rivers, wrong expedition footwear, impressions from 30 years ago...

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Science Research: Year on Arctic Ice in Hovercraft

Yngve Kristoffersen and Audun Tholfsen spent 353 days on the Arctic Ice - over winter

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Exweb interview with Fiona Thornewill: From The Pole to The Nose

"There’s nothing like ‘total commitment’ to focus your mind,” says Fiona, who will be climbing with Hans Florine

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Greenland Fall 2015 ski season opens

Norwegian ski guide, Bengt Rotmo, sent over news

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Record Climber and Record Skier to climb The Nose

Hans Florine and Fiona Thornewill team up for El Capitan

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Antarctic Yacht and Drone requirements

Yachts require authorisation from a relevant authority, not only for the voyage itself but also to do any activities

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Exweb interviews Vincent Colliard; Borge Ousland duo's Alaska Icefield crossing

On a mission to cross 20 Icefields of the world, the duo completed Stikine in Alaska: commitment and exposure to make it through

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Endurance, July 1915: Most severe blizzard in Winter Weddell Sea

Shackleton and crew trapped in ice since January [1915]

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4000km Baffin Island Circumnavigation interview with Sarah McNair-Landry and Erik Boomer

Taking care of the dogs started long before they headed off

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Exweb interview with Ocean sailor and Polar skier, Paula Reid

Southern Ocean point of reference for South Pole ski

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Greenland ski crossing season wrap-up

A seemingly untouchable record broken, vicious wind storms, and crevassed end points

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4000km Baffin Island Circumnavigation completed

Sarah McNair-Landry, Erik Boomer and 16 dogs completed their 4-month sled journey

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Earthquake near North Pole

North of Svalbard, 5.2 Mb

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Greenland horizontal coast-to-coast kiters: Avery team talks about their record expedition

Tom Avery, Patrick Woodhead, George Wells (all UK) and Andrew Gerber (ZA)

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Baikal Ice Diving, and Facing Fears: Paco Acedo’s debrief

Tanks and tubes, and turbulent thoughts

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Greenland "Dream-Mile" broken: Lars Ebbesen talks

A story about super skiers chasing a dream on Greenland

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Greenland coast to coast kite ski speed record smashed

9 days 19 hours 40 minutes over 610 km

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Exweb interview with Norwegian World Record skiers on Greenland: Strategy, experience and weight-cutting

The storm hit (100kph) halfway down the icefall, "we were so psyched on making it work that we would have crawled if necessary"

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Norwegians set new Greenland speed ski record

7 days 10 hours 20 min over 560km

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Marc Cornelissen identified, Philip de Roo remains missing

During a risky recovery operation, a team of local volunteers and Canadian experts retrieved a body at the location of the accident

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Connecting to the gifts and challenges of Nature: Canadian Winter Exweb interview with James MacKinnon

Author and rock climber, James MacKinnon joined Jerry Kobalenko, on a sledge-hauling expedition

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Greenland: Focus on beating the storm

The British team kited at night (photo) and for the Norwegian, beating the storm is priority to the record

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Greenland: Norwegians’ ski race against dangerous winds

A Norwegian duo climbed highest mountain and Brits started kiting

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Norwegian Greenland speed ski update: Day 2

75 km, and the wind picked up

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Exweb interview with Tom Avery: Greenland speed record attempt

Patrick Woodhead, Tom Avery, George Wells and Andrew Gerber to kite-ski East-West coast-to-coast

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Marc and Philip update: Recovery team set off

Skidoo team left from Resolute Bay

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Greenland kicks off with record attempts

A speed ski and speed kite-ski record attempt and an unsupported amputee

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Polar tragedy witness rescued

Loyal and dedicated dog Kimnik guarded the equipment against polar bears

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Polar skiers missing on the Arctic Ice

No sign of Marc Cornelissen and Philip de Roo, except for their dog and sleds

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Video: Avalanche hits Everest; and don't forget the villages

Teodor Johansen and Paul Devaney filmed the avalanche and experience the big challenges of the small villages

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Kites on Ice: North Pole vs. South Pole

Crossing pressure ridges vs. gaining distance at high speed

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Blessing at Barneo, flights around the clock and crowded Last Degree skiing

Solo Thomas Ulrich making his way South from the North Pole to Canada

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Christian Redl Free-dives under Geographic North Pole ice: the most beautiful he has seen

Darkness and then endless visibility: Redl - with cameraman, Marcus Fillinger

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Solo Skier Thomas Ulrich sets off from the North Pole

The only full distance skier set off to Canada today

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Jerry Kobalenko, 20 Canadian Arctic sledding expeditions: Exweb interview

"That first expedition remains the hardest for me, because I was alone, in frigid temperatures, into a headwind, I had no communications for 46 days and most importantly, I was learning everything for the first time."

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Barneo supplied via Murmansk with Russian Military Paratroopers

Russian military conducts training near the North Pole. Flights resume from Longyearbyen.

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Barneo plane damaged on the ice, skiers grounded in Longyearbyen

Landing gear failed. Thomas Ulrich still in Svalbard

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Exweb interview with Thomas Ulrich: North Pole to Canada solo skier

Focus on now and lessons from the past, and custom-made equipment for the ice

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North Pole 2015 Expedition List

One solo skier alone on the Ice

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Ural Motorcycles Ice Run on Frozen Lake Baikal, Russia

Nine teams from around the world have set off to drive the length of a frozen lake on vintage Ural motorbikes and sidecars

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Call for expedition leader for Animal Planet series

Explore Greenland in reality TV series

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Videos: Traditional Inuit skills, 1921 and 2013 kayaks and life on snow

Eric McNair-Landry, Katherine Breen, Sarah McNair-Landry and Erik Boomer, modern day Canadians, and Nanook and his family in 1921

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South Pole guide, Einar Torfi Finnsson, top gear: a skirt, a mask and boot liners

Co-founder of Icelandic Mountain Guides, led Adventure Consultants team to the South Pole

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South Pole traverse skiers, Stéphanie and Jérémie Gicquel: the race begins halfway

With 2 days to spare before their pick-up deadline, they completed the traverse in 74 days

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Martin Szwed admits manipulating South Pole photos

The pic is fake, Szwed told home media. [Story updated]

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Exweb interview with South Pole skier, Ian Evans: Attitude is everything

...and no one can choose yours for you. One of the lessons after 44 days on the ice.

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The Ghost skier update: Martin Szwed’s Diary

Members of German climbing speak out

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Ghost skier? No trace of Martin Szwed's claimed South Pole speed record

Information whiteout wraps alleged record ski of 1300 km in 15 days.

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Everest Tech Week 2015: Review IsatHub/iSavi

A new satellite service from Inmarsat.

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Everest Tech Week 2015: Do you remember when...

Kicking off the new with a flashback to the old.

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Sarah McNair-Landry and Erik Boomer to circumnavigate Baffin Island: Exweb interview

2 adventurers, 14 dogs, 1 dog sled, 4 months, 4000 km

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Are Johansen, Stéphanie Gicquel and Jérémie Gicquel completed South Pole traverse

Skiing into Day 75 from Ronne-Filchner Ice Shelf to Hercules Inlet via Geographic South Pole

 
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