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Tire flipping

As if towing a tire wasn’t tough enough, I had to add in a tire flipping session.  The rules are you can only move the tire forward by flipping it end-over-end.  That’s it.  And move it 1km (0). ...

PCF Articles

The Prostate Cancer Foundation and Athletes for a Cure have posted two very nice articles about the Antarctica expedition, training, and part of the back-story. You can read about the Athletes for a cure ...

After being off grid…

After being off grid for a day in the boonies, I’m connected again. I’ll have to fire up my new satellite phones soon… In the meantime, I’m going to integrate some of the training in ...

New Expedition Promotional Video

The expedition promotional video is now ready.  This video was made to support the expedition and convey some of the experience of being there. Make sure you are watching the 720p HD version! Click the little ...

Riding the park

Riding through Grand Teton National Park is a great way to experience the landscape. Instead of being separated from the world by a car window while moving at 45 miles an hour, enjoying the smell of sage at a ...

Napping?

So some people I know decided that it would be a good time to rent some kayaks and go down the Snake River. We went from Jackson Lake at the dam down to the Pacific Creek take out. All went well and I had a ...

Nearing Las Vegas hot

Las Vegas comes to mind for the heat here in Jackson Hole. Now that it’s in the low 90s, standing in the sun feels like Las Vegas hot. It doesn’t have the sizzling feeling of being in the sun in ...

Promo video in process

Most of yesterday was spent on editing the expedition promotional video from the past four years of footage.  Greenland, Yellowstone and various training material are being used as the base footage.  Several ...

Morning workout

Thank goodness it is starting to get cool in the mornings here. I’m not sure how long that will last, though I hope it continues through August. Having it be just about 45 deg in the morning and get up ...

RSS Feed ready

It looks like my RSS feed was there all the time.  It just took a lot of reading to figure it out. Here’s the feedburner link: http://feeds.feedburner.com/NewCenturyExpeditions And if you want to link ...

RSS Feed

If anyone has some experience or knows someone who knows how to set up an RSS feed for WordPress on a website, please email me.  I need to get this configured so I can provide updates to ExplorersWeb.com. ...

Updated log

The expedition training log has been updated.  Here are the highlights since I began logging in January.  My heavier training began in earnest in April, 6 months ahead as suggested by Antarctic Logistics and ...