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Endurance (1912 ship)


Endurance was the three-masted barquentine in which Sir Ernest Shackleton sailed for the Antarctic on the 1914 Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition. She was launched in 1912 from Sandefjord in Norway...

Antarctica Ice Marathon | Adventure Network International


For the toughest endurance athletes, the Antarctic 100K Race completes the amazing ... is relaxed and welcoming at our main Antarctic camp at Union Glacier .



During the last glacial period, Antarctic terrestrial and marine life was challenged ... multiannual sea-ice and ice shelf coverage shut down most of the Southern ...

British Trans-Antarctica Expedition 1914-17, Endurance, Crew and ...

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An old Antarctic hand on his fourth trip south with the Endurance, Cheetham was .... The glacier was discovered in the course of the U.S. Navy LC-130 plane ...

Endurance 100 Expedition - Shackled to the Ice


O 25th November 2015, The Endurance South Pole 100 Expedition, led by David ... the chances of completing the first Trans Antarctic expedition were crushed too. ... Based at Union Glacier Camp, become familiar with surroundings and the ...

Antarctic Ice Marathon FAQs


From there, you will be flown to the Union Glacier camp in Antarctica. ... of satellite phone whilst in Antarctica; Insurance coverage – personal, medical, or otherwise ... Only experienced ultramarathon and endurance athletes should attempt the ...

Antarctica Tours, Group Travel & Cruises | Peregrine Adventures


Antarctica is described by many as the ultimate travel destination. ... Vast icy plains, blue glowing icebergs, glaciers calving into the sea – the landscapes here are like nowhere .... Do I need travel insurance in Antarctica? ... Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing; Mawson's Will: The Greatest Polar ...

Antarctica cruise: Explorer Rebecca Stephens follows Shackleton's ...


Dec 18, 2015 ... ​A century after Shackleton's 'Endurance' sank, mountaineer Rebecca ... by resuming Antarctic whaling · East Antarctica's biggest glacier 'is ...

Ultimate endurance test: 7 marathons, 7 days, 7 continents


Dec 2, 2015 ... Ultimate endurance test: 7 marathons, 7 days, 7 continents ... 23, 2016, she'll be in Union Glacier, Antarctica, to run the first of seven full ..... Golden State residents , discover how affordable Amica home insurance can be.

Antarctic Explorer Shackleton Hindered by Heart Defect, Docs Say


Jan 20, 2016 ... The Endurance expedition was the third of four Antarctic expeditions that Shackleton undertook. ... he made the first crossing of the mountains and glaciers of South Georgia without any health issues. ... Improve Insurance.

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Ernest Shackleton's Endurance: The quest to find the lost ship that ...


Jan 5, 2013 ... Ernest Shackleton set off in 1914 on his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, aiming ... who owned the Lucona had filed a $20 million insurance claim. ... to hike across mountains and glaciers to reach a remote whaling station.

The Big Melt: The Last Antarctic Explorers Are Seeking Answers ...


Jan 7, 2016 ... The Endurance, photographed during the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, before it was crushed by ice floes in 1915. ..... Scientists are noticing the glacier is starting to “lose its grip” on the ridge as it ... Improve Insurance.

Welcome to the hotel Antarctica | 1843 - 1843 Magazine


I stayed at Union Glacier for all of my seven nights on Antarctica (the South .... For others, however, it is the ultimate expression of human endurance – and .... With no cell phone coverage, tourists at Union Glacier use a satellite telephone kiosk.