Category Archives: Team UK

  • Harry’s South Pole Heroes on ITV

    March 12, 2014

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    On Sunday 16th and Sunday 23rd March at 8pm GMT, ITV will be airing Harry’s South Pole Heroes, a two-part documentary following the adventures of the Virgin Money South Pole Allied Challenge 2013, and we want you to watch it and join the conversation about one of the largest Antarctic expeditions to date! After four …
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  • Ibi Ali, Team Glenfiddich, Updates Us On His London Marathon Training

    February 28, 2014

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    “Well, it’s been just over 2 months since we returned from Antarctica and it seems to have gone by in the blink of an eye. My frost bitten thumb has fully recovered, the Christmas decorations are in storage for another 10 months and it’s almost time to start buying Easter eggs! Numerous interviews have been …
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  • Welcome Home Press Conference

    January 16, 2014

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    On Tuesday 21 January 2014 a Welcome Home press conference for the Walking With The Wounded Virgin Money South Pole Allied Challenge will be held at the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London. Team Glenfiddich will be attending as well as expedition Patron Prince Harry, and Team Commonwealth‘s honorary member Dominic West. The Walking With The …
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  • Ed Parker: Cyclone Chases Team Out Of Antarctica

    December 18, 2013

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    [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/125417568″ params=”color=ff0000&auto_play=false&player_type=artwork” width=”530″ height=”289″ iframe=”false” /] “We all arrived safely back in Novo yesterday, having the second half of the expedition team being picked up from the South Pole […] – it is about an 8-hour flight back to here in Novo.  Now on a very blustery, very snowy day, with a blizzard coming  – …
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  • Prince Harry, Team Glenfiddich, Updates The Voice Diary On The Day After The South Pole Arrival

    December 17, 2013

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    Expedition Patron and member of Team Glenfiddich Prince Harry reflects on the journey behind the teams and presents the endeavour trophy, on Saturday 14 December, the day after the Virgin Money South Pole Allied Challenge reached the Pole. “Got to the South Pole yesterday, so today is Saturday, really really great day yesterday. All the guys and girls …
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  • South Pole Success!

    December 13, 2013

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    [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/124664251″ params=”color=ff0000&auto_play=false&player_type=artwork” width=”530″ height=”289″ iframe=”false” /]After four weeks and 200km, the Virgin Money South Pole Allied Challenge teams arrived at the South Pole at 12:48pm GMT on Friday 13 December – a day considered unlucky for some, but a monumental day for all the team members involved. “We’re here I am about 10 meters …
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  • Prince Harry, Team Glenfiddich, Sends Updates From Antarctica As The Teams Get Closer To The Pole

    December 11, 2013

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      Prince Harry, member of Team Glenfiddich and Expedition Patron, brings us the latest update from Antarctica.

  • Video Blog: Kate Philp, Team Glenfiddich, Talks About How She Is Dealing With Her Injury On The Ice

    December 11, 2013

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    “We’ve done so much training to get ourselves ready but clearly didn’t know how our injury was going to stand up to the cold, and the terrain and the skiing etc until we were actually out here. For me personally being a below knee amputee I found that skiing is quite easy on the leg, …
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  • Conrad Dickinson, Team Glenfiddich, Talks About The Weather & The Terrain The Teams Are Facing

    December 8, 2013

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    [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/124011354″ params=”color=ff0000&auto_play=false&player_type=artwork” width=”300″ height=”300″ iframe=”false” /] Listen to the voice diary by Conrad Dickinson, Team Glenfiddich, talking about the weather and the terrain the teams are facing. Everyone seems to be in high spirits and getting to grips with the little techniques that will put them in good stead for the expedition. They need …
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  • Ed Parker: I have suspended the race but the challenge goes on

    December 7, 2013

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    [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/123696104″ params=”color=ff0000&auto_play=false&player_type=artwork” width=”589″ height=”230″ iframe=”false” /] Ed Parker, Expedition Director for the Virgin Money South Pole Allied Challenge and Team Noom Coach mentor has taken the decision to suspend the race to the pole, but he is determined that all the members will make it to the South Pole as one group. “We have …
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