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.

Tuesday 23rd April
Check in at Akureyri airport at 9am for your flight to Greenland. On arrival, you will be greeted by the Tangent team and given initial training in the use of your camping equipment.
Wednesday 24th
Initial training day covering the use of pulks and camping in an Arctic environment.
Thursday 25th Further training including glacier travel systems
Kit & Safety equipment check
Final Event Briefing
Friday 26th
Event start 09:00. Event cut off 19:00*
Saturday 27th Event start 09:00. Event cut off 19:00*
Sunday 28th Event start 09:00. Event cut off 19:00*
Monday 29th Event start 08:00. Event cut off 19:00*
Tuesday 30th Bad weather contingency day.
Wednesday 1st May Optional tours and activities from Constable Point or in the village of Ittoqqortoormiit.
Prize giving and final night party.
Thursday 2nd Return to Akureyri, Iceland. Participants to arrange their own onward travel within and home from Iceland.)**

* Participants still skiing will be picked up and transported to event camps by snowmobile, or to basecamp at Constable Point on the final day.

** Participants wishing to stay on in Greenland have the option of delaying their return to Iceland until Tuesday 7th May.