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Third Graders React to Our Expedition

Thanks to all of the students who followed along on our journey.  We knew kids were following along from St. Joseph School in Snoqualmie, as well as Opsted Elementary and North Bend Elementary in…Read more

Press Release: American Couple Makes History at the South Pole

First married Americans to ski unguided and unsupported to the pole Seattle, Washington, January 18, 2014, 10:00 AM (PST) On the afternoon of January 18, 2014 Chris and Marty Fagan became the first American…Read more

Our First Week at Home

Sorry for the long delay in updating.  We’ve been spending our time focusing on Keenan and trying to avoid the computer!  We will continue leaving written blogs with updates about our re-entry into the…Read more

I think we got there just in time.

(Scroll down to see five new photos.) Translation from voicemail: Hello it’s Chris, Team 3 Below Zero. It is Monday, January 20th. And we thought we would bring you up to speed on the…Read more

Team 3 Below Zero arrives at the South Pole.

We’re at the South Pole! Yes, it’s Day 48 and you may have already heard. We have arrived at the South Pole (10:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time). Oh my gosh, today was, was another…Read more


Chris and Marty Fagan have reached the South Pole! More details to come!

Day 47. South Pole Station on the far horizon.

Hours traveled: 9 Miles traveled: 12.1 Total miles traveled: 560.2 Miles to pole 14.5 Elevation: 9293 Translation from voicemail: Hi, this is Chris, Team 3 Below Zero, Day 47. Well, the day started out…Read more

I really need a shower.

Hours traveled: 9.5 Miles traveled: 13.2 Total miles traveled: 548.1 Miles to pole: 20.4 Elevation: 9208 ft. Translation from voicemail: Hey everybody, Marty and Chris here. I’m gonna talk kinda quick so I can…Read more

Marty’s last cup of coffee.

Hours traveled: 9.5 Miles traveled: 13.1 Total miles traveled: 536.4 Miles to pole: 39.4 Elevation: 9114 ft. Translation from voicemail: Hello, it’s Chris, Team 3 below zero, Day 45. Well, we have three days…Read more

Day 44: White Out Party

Day 44. Google voicemail did not transmit today due to technical difficulties. However, below is a photo that came through today. See below. Chris and Marty continue towards the pole. Hours traveled: 9 Miles…Read more