Even in the last hours of the World First Record attempt the Ice Cap continued to throw everything it could at Peter and the Ice Team
With less than a couple of kilometres to go and the end in sight the team faced their final challenge.
Without any warning Kirk suddenly disappeared down a crevasse and the pulk went crashing over his head.
The team immediately pulled together to rescue him and Richard lowered himself head-first into the crevasse to free Kirk’s feet from the skis.
A decision was made by their guide Sjur Mørde, who is a highly regarded and experienced Norwegian polar explorer, to rope the team together for the final push of their epic journey..