Posts in South Pole Expedition

Something to see out the back door.

Hours traveled: 9 Miles traveled: 12.6 Total miles traveled: 141.4 Elevation: 3400 feet Translation from voicemail: Hi Chris and Marty here checking in on day 13 from Antarctica, and tonight we’re camped where we…Read more

Good day, low light.

Hours traveled: 9 Miles traveled; 12.5 Total miles traveled: 128.8 Elevation; 3350 ft. Translation from voicemail: Hi, day12, Team 3belowzero checking in. And we had a good day today. We were out nine hours…Read more

What Chris likes about Antarctica.

Hours traveled: 9.25 Miles traveled: 13 Total miles traveled: 116.3 Translation from voicemail: Hello, it’s Team 3belowzero, day 11 and we are feeling much more revived than yesterday. We got a little extra sleep,…Read more

Good weather, rough terrain.

Hours traveled: 9 Miles traveled: 12.4 Total miles traveled: 103.3 Temperature: 5F Elevation: 2755′ Translation from voicemail: Hi, it’s Team 3belowzero, day ten. And today we had some good weather again which was great…Read more

Chris and Marty meet their first Sastrugi

Hours Traveled: 9 Miles Traveled: 13.1 Total miles traveled: 90.9 Elevation: 2400 feet Translation from voicemail: Hi, this is team 3belowzero, day nine. Well, what a difference a day can make, yesterday was crazy…Read more

Wind, wind, go away!

Hours traveled: 8 Miles traveled: 10 Total distance covered: 77.8 miles Elevation; 2030 feet Temperature; 0 – 5F Translation from voicemail: Hi, this is Team 3belowzero calling in on day eight. So I’ve got…Read more

Navigating in a sea of white

Hours traveled: 8.5 Miles traveled: 12.1 Total distance covered: 67.8 miles Elevation: 1776 feet Translation from voicemail: Hi everybody this is Marty and Chris, team 3belowzero and yes, Marty’s calling in tonight as the…Read more

Marty finds his inner Norwegian

Hours traveled: 8.5 Miles traveled: 12.5 Elevation: 1532 feetĀ  Translation from voicemail: It’s day six in Antarctica. This is Chris. Marty is here with me as well. And today I was listening to a…Read more

Day 5 Continued: “Two of the strangest people I know”

Hi, this is Chris again. Sounds like I might have got cut off there. I was just gonna answer a few questions tonight and one of the questions was how you keep stuff organized…Read more

Marty’s lost and found day

Hours traveled: 8.25 Miles traveled: 11.2 Distance to pole: 520.8 miles Translation from voicemail: Hi it’s Chris and Marty calling in here from Antarctica. It is day five here Friday, December 6th, and we…Read more