felicity ashton expedition

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Euro-Arabian Polar Expedition: Day VIII

Follow the team’s adventure <Previous Page  The team arrived safely at the North Pole just before 1900 on the 21st April 2018. Having skied just over 80 km the previous 7 days and with a particularly grueling last leg the team arrived tired but in good spirits.  They were met by their sponsor Eugene Kaspersky who flew out by helicopter to meet and celebrate with them at the top of the world. Everyone was delighted to be reunited with Saudi teammate Mariam who flew out to the North on the helicopter... Read More

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Euro-Arabian Polar Expedition: Day II

Follow the team’s adventure <Previous Page          Next Page> Challenging days lie ahead for the team.  However, progress is being made both geographically and technologically, with more pictures and updates promised soon! On another stunning day on the arctic sea ice, the team have made their slow but steady way towards the pole, covering 9.5 km. The dramatic landscape of shifting ice and big chunks of blue ice is captivating them all. DAY 2 PHONECAST TRANSCRIPT: Hello from the JellyBear Tent! this is Esma, and Fritha.  So... Read More