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Carstensz Pyramid

Published Wednesday, 12th May 2021
Carstensz Pyramid is the highest peak in Indonesia and Australasia and is the most elusive of the Seven Summits.Rising from the dense tropical jungle of West Papua and often shrouded in mist, this remote mountain maintains a sense of mystery.At 4884m Carstensz Pyramid is the lowest of the Seven Summits,
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3 Countries Challenge

Published Sunday, 1st September 2019
In September 2019 a group of wounded, injured and sick service personnel cycled over the highest Cols in the Pyrenees through three countries: France, Andorra and Spain! Starting in the small mountain town of Luchon, which sits in the middle of the Pyrenees, the team cycled for six very hard days
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Rock Week 2019

Published Sunday, 1st September 2019
In September 2019 a team of wounded, injured and sick service personnel and veterans gathered together in Cornwall for an incredible week of rock climbing, led by 65 Degrees North’s High Mountain Advisor, John Barry.For many it was their first rock climbing experience, and for others it was an opportunity
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JOGLE - World Record

Published Monday, 1st July 2019
In July 2019 Michael Swain will attempt to set a new hand cycling world record.He aims to complete 874 miles from John O’Groats to Lands End (JOGLE) in under 4 days. Michael will need to cover at least 212 miles a day whilst climbing more than 32,000 feet over the
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Everest 2019

Published Monday, 1st April 2019
In April 2019 65 Degrees North set out to summit EVEREST!!!At 29,029 ft (8,848m) above sea level, Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the World!It took unimaginable endurance, courage, resilience and strength to reach the summit, but the team pushed themselves harder, and higher, than they have ever climbed
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Munda Biddi '18

Published Monday, 1st October 2018
In October 2018 a small team of wounded and damaged ex-service men & woman set out to cycle unsupported……from Ocean to Oceanalong the 1,070km ancient and wild Munda Biddi trail that runs from Mundaring, near Perth Western Australia to Albany on the South Coast.  The name ‘Munda Biddi’ means path through
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Denali

Published Friday, 1st June 2018
In June 2018 65 Degrees North set out to summit DenaliWith a summit elevation of 20,310 feet (6190m) above sea level Denali is the highest peak in North America, and with a vertical rise of about 18,000 feet, it is the tallest land-based mountain on Earth!Located in Alaska, Denali has
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Leader '18

Published Sunday, 1st April 2018
In April 2018 a group of ten wounded, injured or sick veterans embarked in ‘The Leader’, a Brixham trawler built in 1892, for six days of sailing adventure on the seas to the south of Devon and in the outer Channel.The Group was varied with its members coming from very
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Aconcagua 2018

Published Monday, 1st January 2018
In January 2018 65 Degrees North set out to summit ‘The Roof of the Americas’Aconcagua, is the highest mountain in South America, North America and outside of the Himalaya (Asia), by extension, the highest point in both Western and Southern Hemispheres.Its name originates from the Quechua Ackon Cahuak and translates
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Raid '17

Raid '17

Published Friday, 1st September 2017
In September 2017 65 Degrees North took a team of seventeen riders from coast-to-coast along some of the toughest roads in the Pyrenees.Starting on a beach by the Atlantic and finishing in the warm waters of the Mediterranean, such a route is known in the cycling world as a ‘Raid’.
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