Dates and Schedule

Please see the Getting to Greenland section for further details on self catering, accommodation,
meals and camping facilities in Iceland and Greenland.

Sunday 9th April
Arrive Iceland (participants to arrange their own international flights from their home country to Keflavik Airport, Reykjavik). Mini-bus transfer to Akureyri (north Iceland). Overnight in Akureyri B&B accommodation.
Monday 10th April
Fly Akureyri – Constable Point (north east Greenland). Competitor snowmobile transfer to base camp.
Introductions, General Safety Briefing, Race Briefing.
Tuesday 11th General training day, including use of pulks and camping equipment
Wednesday 12th Kit & Safety equipment check (including sat phones/SPOT)
Training, including glacier travel systems
Final Race Briefing
Thursday 13th Race start 09:00. Race cut off 19:00*
Friday 14th Race start 09:00. Race cut off 19:00*
Saturday 15th Race start 08:00. Race cut off 19:00*
Sunday 16th Race start 09:00. Race cut off 18:00*
Monday 17th Bad weather contingency day
Optional tours and activities
Base camp party & Prize giving
Tuesday 18th Return to Iceland (competitors to arrange their own onward international flights from Iceland to their home country)**

* Competitors still racing will be picked up and transported to race camps by snowmobile, or to basecamp at Constable Point on the final day

** Competitors wishing to stay on in Greenland have the option of delaying their return to Iceland until Thursday 20th April.