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 17th 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 18th April
Initial training day covering the use of pulks and camping in an Arctic environment.
Thursday 19th Further training including glacier travel systems
Kit & Safety equipment check
Final Event Briefing
Friday 20th
Event start 09:00. Event cut off 19:00*
Saturday 21st Event start 09:00. Event cut off 19:00*
Sunday 22nd Event start 09:00. Event cut off 19:00*
Monday 23rd Event start 08:00. Event cut off 19:00*
Tuesday 24th Bad weather contingency day.
Wednesday 25th Optional tours and activities from Constable Point or in the village of Ittoqqortoormiit.
Prize giving and final night party.
Thursday 26th 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 1st May.