Category Archives: Pre-Expedition


As a geography student approaching my third year, the opportunity to write a dissertation involving the upcoming expedition to the South Pole was a fantastic opportunity. As such I am planning, conditions and safety permitting, to collect data on the … Continue reading

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Tyre Training

Went out tyre dragging this afternoon again, this time accompanied by mum and the dogs. As the picture below shows Bumble (my 8 year old Australian Shepherd) was obviously enjoying taking part, actually made me walk a lot faster too! … Continue reading

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BBC Radio Derby

Aleena Naylor will be interviewing me on BBC Radio Derby tomorrow at around 11.15am, discussing the expedition preparations, motivation and the difficulty in finding corporate sponsorship in this economic climate. Tune in on 104.5FM/95.3FM/96FM or listen again on BBC iPlayer. … Continue reading

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Just to give you an idea of the training regime as it currently stands, here is one week’s worth: Monday – 60 minutes cardio – 3 x 3000m rowing ergs Tuesday – 90 minutes core strength and weights – 60 … Continue reading

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BBC Radio Newcastle

Catch me on the drive-time show from 4.30 on BBC Radio Tyne! Or listen again here: I am on from ~37 minutes.

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First Post

Welcome to my new website! I will try and update this throughout the next year or so as my training regime, fundraising and expedition plans mature. For now why not keep an eye on the ‘Charities’ page where there will … Continue reading

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