Trading tyres for sledges

Antarctic Heritage TrustThe team have been training hard ahead of their departure for Greenland, but with snow not readily available in Australia and New Zealand, they have had to get a bit creative. Old tyres rigged together and dragged across…

Sledges - then and now

While the world is a very different place now to what it was 130 years ago when Nansen first crossed Greenland, some things haven't changed all that much! Nansen's expedition relied on being nimble and carried supplies on lightweight sledges…

Welcome

The 2018 Inspiring Explorers' Expedition to Greenland will kick off on May 4. The attempt to cross the Greenland Ice Cap will honour the legacy of Fridtjof Nansen, Norwegian explorer, humanitarian, scientist, inventor and diplomat who first…