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Barneo 2019
« on: December 05, 2018, 03:45:06 PM »
Preparations are underway for the Barneo ice expedition in spring 2019:

This - translated using google translate from their Facebook posting:

Friends, we haven’t told you anything about Barneo for a long time. Meanwhile, the preparation for the next season is in full swing. An inventory of equipment has passed, the sewing workshop eliminates minor defects. The airborne group began laying parachute systems, and the technical team began manufacturing platforms for the landing of fuel. In general, everything is as usual

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Re: Barneo 2019
« Reply #1 on: March 11, 2019, 02:38:06 PM »
There was me thinking now was about the time to open a Barneo 2019 thread, only to discover that it's been here for months!

Not a lot of news to be had just yet, but the North Pole Marathon site states that:

Please note: The 2019 race field is full but submission of this 2020 application form will put you on the wait list for 2019.

and their Facebook page had this to say a couple of weeks ago:

There are 110 men and 32 women who have completed marathons on all 7 continents and at the North Pole. A few more will join this exclusive club after the 2019 North Pole Marathon on April 9th.

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