New “handisport” adventure

Between 12th April and 5th May, a handicapped adventurer and two French students will strap on their cross-country skis and cover 200 km about a thousand kilometres away from the North Pole. They will attempt to scale Newtontoppen, a peak situated to the north-east of Longyearbyen, the capital of Spitsbergen.


Below are all the news we published about the New “handisport” adventure expedition

  • Gently back to square one

    Published on 07.05.2008

    It will be a long time before the three men on this pleasant expedition get over their disappointment at not being able to climb Mount Newton (Newtontoppen).

  • Changing initial plans

    Published on 25.04.2008

    Even seemingly less extreme and hazardous adventures can experience setbacks. The three-man expedition has fallen behind schedule and has now had to abandon its plans to climb Mount Newtontoppen.

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