Dr Vanessa Lewis, CPsychol

Team Psychologist
An expert in working with military and ex-military personnel, Vanessa will be giving invaluable advice and counselling to UK team members as well as training to the WWTW management and expedition crew.


Jamie Gillespie

Team Prosthetics Expert
Having worked in over 20 countries for leading prosthetic manufacturing company PACE Rehab, Jamie will be providing our amputees with the best prosthesis advice and equipment for the expedition.


Major James Watson RAMC

Team Physiotherapist
James has undertaken a wide range of rehabilitation clinical posts whilst serving with the Royal Army Medical Corps and will be on hand throughout training to advise the team members on personal fitness training when required.


Dr Daniel Roiz de Sa

Team Doctor
Dan currently works with patients in the specialist environmental medicine clinics at the Institute of Naval Medicine and has worked with a variety of elite athletes. He will be joining the expedition for the duration of both the training and the South Pole race.


Victoria Nicholson

Expedition & Communications Manager
Victoria thrives on her own adventures as well as managing others’ and will serve as the communications and race coordinator whilst the team is on the ice in Antarctica.


Emil Grimsson

Manager Support Vehicles
Involved in organizing several large international expeditions, Emil has supported various teams such as Top Gear in their trip to the North Pole and the 100-year anniversary South Pole race.


Gisli Jonsson

Support Vehicles
Gisli is the main designer of Arctic Trucks Antarctica vehicles, expedition planner, expert driver and mountaineer and has also been involved in many arctic adventures.


Charley Mace

US Team Training Advisor and Coordinator
Charley works for our partner, Soldiers to Summits, and has been integral in the selection and training of the US team. Charley is an accomplished mountaineer, having summited K2, Everest, Gasherbrum II and Manaslu. He has also climbed Lobuche with 7 wounded soldiers.