Monthly Archives: February 2013

  • Media and communications orientation

    February 28, 2013


    The three teams from South Pole Allied Challenge 2013 have attended a media and communications briefing in London at Wellington Barracks today to get ready for the South Pole and for their two-week training trip to the Langjokull Glacier in Iceland. Ed Parker and Guy Disney were briefing the teams on the upcoming training in …
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  • Team Commonwealth arrives in the UK

    February 28, 2013

    [soundcloud url=”″ params=”color=ff0000&auto_play=false&player_type=artwork” width=” 300″ height=”300″ iframe=”false” /] The teams arrived in England and got briefed up before heading out to Iceland. “I was able to meet the Canadian high commissioner and other Canadian delegates and generals that were here this morning. All in all it’s been a productive day.” – James Macintyre

  • Arctic Trucks prepared

    February 18, 2013

    Arctic Trucks

    Our preparations for the South Pole Allied Challenge continue. The teams will be supported by four Arctic Hilux 6×6’s…. and they are now in Antarctica ready to go. Just need our sponsors logos attached! Our thanks to the guys from Arctic Trucks for getting them ready. They now get tucked up for the winter, ready …
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  • US Team training at Grand Lake

    February 12, 2013

    US Team Grand Lake1

    Expedition Charity Partner, Soldier to Summits, gathered the US Team together for some all important physical training in preparation for the Wounded South Pole Allied Challenge (SPAC). The Team met at Grand Lake in Colarado with Expedition Polar Guide, Inge Solheim. US Team member Tanner Kuth wrote; “Last Thursday I left Copper Mt, CO where …
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