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.