The Scott-Amundsen Centenary Race to the South Pole is scheduled to start on 4 January 2012 at 12:00 (GMT+2)
Urban Brew Studios has just been informed by the film crew in Antarctica that its all systems go! The race is on!
The contestants were flown to Race Start in two groups. The first group arrived yesterday and the second was scheduled to arrive sometime on the 4th but luckily the the weather improved and the Dakota aircraft could fetch the second group earlier this evening.
On 4 January at noon (SA time) the 7 teams will start the race of 704 kms to the Geographical South Pole.
We want to wish all the contestants the best of luck.
And, to the friends, families and supporters of these teams – stay tuned in, we will keep you posted!
Urban Brew Studios