Double Olympic gold medallist James Cracknel, TV presenter Ben Fogle and one lucky member of the British public compete in one of the world's greatest challenges - the 2009 race to the South Pole. This series follows the ups and downs, as they struggle to win the first organised race to the South Pole since Scott and Amundsen almost 100 years ago. The challenge they face is immense: a 400 mile cross-country skiing race, on the windiest, coldest and highest continent in the world. An emotional and awe inspiring human story that reveals just what it takes to conquer the South Pole.
This is a Region 4 disc, the local region for Australia.