Monthly Archives: November 2011

Too much of a good thing!

Hi everyone! Wow, Bryony and the team are really taking this in their strides! Five days into the expedition and the team is already up to speed, managing a whopping 18km yesterday, with the only complaint being the temperature! With … Continue reading

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Good weather

Hi everyone, The team is making good progress thanks to some fantastic weather, temperatures a balmy 10°C! The sun is making life quite enjoyable, with warm tents that soak up the solar radiation like greenhouses. This initially caused an issue … Continue reading

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Charity donations page goes live

Hi everyone, I would like to announce that the Charities page has now gone live. Simply go to the Charities tab above to find out more information and follow the links at the bottom of the page. Bryony has chosen … Continue reading

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And they’re off!

After a final breakfast at the base, Bryony and the team headed out yesterday morning to the Hercules Inlet half a day ahead of schedule. Speaking to Bryony last night it seems the team is happy with the first day’s … Continue reading

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“A long day”

First of all, I have to pass on a big hello from Bryony and from the rest of the team! You’ll be glad to hear that the team is in high spirits and are enjoying the time at the Union … Continue reading

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Safe Landing

I am please to announce that at 05:00 (UTC/GMT) this morning, Bryony touched down safely in Antarctica despite winds of over 35 knots threatening to delay the flight. Maps will be on-line shortly displaying current position, with a track representing the journey so far. … Continue reading

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Off to Antarctica!

I can confirm that Bryony and the team are flying out any moment to Antarctica. The ALE flight originally set to fly out at 8pm (local time) was brought forward to 2pm due to increasing winds at the Union Glacier Base preventing later … Continue reading

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Video Post!

Received yesterday, Bryony tells us a little more about the food she will be taking with her (top video) and gives us a twirl in the Expedition Anorak! (below) See high definition versions at http://vimeo.com/southpoleadventure

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Final Preparations

With only two days to go, the final preparations for the are almost complete. Bryony and the team spent hours yesterday separating equipment and cooking and packing food into the pulks/sleds ready to fly out on Tuesday. Bryony will be eating over 5000 … Continue reading

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Future Updates

Hello everyone, just a short introduction –  my name is Robert Carey and I am going to be updating the website as well as other social media while Bryony heads out to claim the British Record. I am a physical … Continue reading

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