A team from Dhu recently participated in the ‘Polar Bear Challenge 2014’ in Greenland – a race held over two days, comprising a half-marathon followed by a full marathon across the polar tundra and Arctic ice shelf. Adventure racing’s coldest global competition? Probably. Greenland was stunning – it was a privilege to be there, and to meet so many great people from all across the globe – and it was an unrivalled venue for some kit development and an R&D opportunity by using some of our new prototype garments.
From an international field of 250 participants, the two ‘Dhu Team’ members were the 1st and 2nd placed runners from the UK, finishing 11th and 13th in the overall standings.
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