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December 5th 2015. It’s just over a year ago to the day since I set out alone on the ice of Antarctica.
As if hypnotised, I stood in silence at the very edge of this great frozen land, watching the plane that had taken me to my starting point disappear into the distance. Two things went through my mind:
A SENSE OF HISTORY
The small village of Finse, located in the very North of Hardangervidda National Park in Western Norway, has become a mecca for summer hiking enthusiasts and cold weather wanderers alike. Not to mention Star Wars fans.
"Difficulties are just things to overcome, after all"
- Ernest Shackleton
I've always found that when choosing to undertake a period of imminent strenuous exercise, there is one particular part of the preparation phase that is most enjoyable.