Interchange Shakleton South Pole Expedition 2007
Veteran polar explorer Doug Stoup plans to take two fellow adventurers along the route that the famous British explorer Sir Edward Shackleton would have taken to the South Pole if his sailing ship Endurance had not been wrecked in the Weddell Sea during his historic expedition in 1915.
Below are all the news we published about the Interchange Shakleton South Pole Expedition 2007 expedition
Published on 21.01.2008
Doug Stoup and his companion Richard Dunwoody have reached SP on January 18th.
Published on 18.01.2008
If nothing goes wrong, the members of the Interchange Shackleton South Pole Expedition should be arriving at the pole in approximately one week's time.
Published on 10.01.2008
The two men continue to make good progress, but the conditions they are travelling through are difficult to say the least. They still have another 127 nautical miles (235 km) to go before reaching the Pole.
Published on 01.01.2008
The team got behind schedule while waiting for the DC3 to arrive from the Russian base Novolazarevshaya to pick up James Fox.
Published on 25.12.2007
Feeling the joint effects of altitude and freeze-dried rations, James Fox has had to be evacuated back to the Novolazarevshaya base. The two men left out on the ice are now lifting the pace...
Published on 18.12.2007
They spent the first week trying to avoid crevasses. Week two, they are fighting against bad weather.
Published on 08.12.2007
The three men arrived safely at their departure point after of a bit of an adventure getting there. They are now out on the polar plateau.