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Aleks Gamme, Antarctica's coolest guy.
courtesy Aleksander Gamme, SOURCE
Aleks Gamme, Antarctica's coolest guy.
courtesy Aleksander Gamme, SOURCE
"Wilson and I decided every day was going to be a good day." Sadly, Wilson was lost to a gust of wind shortly before reaching Hercules Inlet.
Image by Aleksander Gamme courtesy Aleksander Gamme, SOURCE
Another companion: "The scream" by Norwegian expressionist Edvard Munch.
Another companion: "The scream" by Norwegian expressionist Edvard Munch.

Interview with Aleks Gamme: "The pole was a Cartman-moment"

Posted: Feb 16, 2012 04:11 am EST

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(Angela Benavides/TS) He was the dark horse in a celebrity packed anniversary season. Even Aussie Cas and Jonesy, out on the same mission, were surprised to find the low key Norwegian scrambling around Punta Arenas with a similar idea. Once on the ice, Gamme (and Wilson) made little noise compared to others backed by media teams blowing their horn. Except for short stories dispatched over Contact, Aleks mostly went about his business.He placed out depots on the way; used no kites, no animals, no engines, and got no...

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