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Battle in the Ice - Amundsen Omega3 south pole race

Production year: 2009 | 1*52 | Genres: Nature
Battle in the Ice
Origin country: Norway
Production company: Toothfairy AS
Original title: Battle in the Ice
Original language: English
Formats: SD

Antarctica is known as the last continent. It is twice as big as Australia and only 500 people live there for more than four months at a time. With temperatures reaching minus 80 degrees Celsius and frequent storms, Antarctica, is known to be the most extreme environment on the planet.

A hundred years after one of the greatest battles of all time, 6 teams will compete in the highest and driest area of the world. They will ski 900 km through hell and beauty to reach the magnetic South Pole.

Follow the inexperienced Norwegian team as they battle against Olympic gold medalists and polar experts. Will they be able to follow the legacy after Roald Amundsen?

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This program is featured in the following article(s):

The Beauty of Norwegian Nature (Mar 2011)
Matt Damon And Ben Affleck To Produce Race To The South Pole (Sep 2012)

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