Soneva Ambassador Justin Packshaw MBE recently completed a gruelling 80-day trek across Antarctica alongside fellow explorer Dr Jamie Facer Childs. The 2,150 kilometre journey on foot and by kite took them from coast-to-coast of the frozen continent — gathering data for NASA, Stanford University and the European Space Agency (ESA) that will shed a new light on the effects of climate change, as well as the psychological and physiological limits of the human body in extreme conditions.
Discover more about his epic adventure.
To have seen this majestic land in all its variety of moods and powers has been an extraordinary privilege — our bodies are pretty battered from the experience, but it’s been a privilege no less! As this chapter is coming to an end and we slowly start making our way North and home to our loved ones.