MARY KAY SKI EXPEDITION, TO THE GEOGRAPHIC SOUTH
DATES: November 17-Dec 30 2016
ROUTE: 44 day ski expedition, unsupported and unassisted, from the 'Ronne Ice Shelf' on the Weddell Sea at 82 degrees latitude, to the Geographic South Pole at 90 degrees latitude.
DISTANCE: 915km/560miles/486 nautical miles
AVERAGE TEMP: -22F/-30C. Lower with wind chill.
SLED WEIGHT: Start of expedition 250lbs/110kg each.
CALORIES CONSUMED per day: 6500
DIET: Freeze dried food and high calorie snacks.
TEAM SIZE: 4 people, led by American polar veteran, Ryan Waters