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Antarctic Ultramarathon Underway at the Bottom of The World

Antarctic Ultramarathon Underway at the Bottom of The World

Ultramarathon runners are a unique breed to say the least. They have an uncanny ability to keep running for miles on end and they often choose to do so in some of the most remote and challenging places on the planet. Take for example the 49 competitors who signed up for [...]

Polar Explorer Announces Plans to Bike to the South Pole

Polar Explorer Announces Plans to Bike to the South Pole

Mountaineer and polar explorer Eric Larsen has made a career out of visiting the coldest places on the planet. The man who once visited both the North and South Pole, and climbed Mt. Everest – all in the same year –  has announced plans to return to the South Pole once again.

American Adventurer to Attempt Round-Trip South Pole Expedition

American Adventurer to Attempt Round-Trip South Pole Expedition

The 2012 Antarctic exploration season is about to get underway and as usual there are a number of interesting expeditions set to begin over the next few weeks. Chief among them will be Aaron Linsdau’s attempt to become the first American to make a solo and unassisted journey