Daily Archives: October 7, 2011

Media Enquiries & Press Clippings

Members of the press should contact Rebecca Williams at Launchgroup (press@scottamundsenrace.org), PR agency for both the Royal British Legion and the Scott-Amundsen Race 2011-12.

It is possible to arrange interviews with either of the teams while out in the Antarctic, via satellite phone, but please give at least 48 hours notice. Also be advised that the teams will be operating on New Zealand time during the expedition.

For press coverage of the Scott-Amundsen Race 2011/12, please click on the “Next Page” button below to see the most recent press clipping. Keep pressing “Next Page” to see more.

Press Round-up

Here’s a round-up of some of the press the guys have received while out in the Antarctic:

Press Association: Duke Salutes Pole Trek Soldiers – January 17th 2012

The Duke of Cambridge has spoken of his pride after a British Army expedition completed a gruelling recreation of the Scott-Amundsen race to the South Pole on the anniversary of Captain Scott’s arrival there. Read more.

BFBS TV: Prince William Praises South Pole Teams – January 17th 2012

Watch BFBS TV’s news report on the completion of the Scott-Amundsen Race. Read more.

Channel 4 News Christmas Special – December 25th 2011

The guys sent special Christmas messages to Channel4 News, for a report out on Christmas Day. Listen by visiting channel4.com/news.

Joanna Worsley & Wendi Langridge on BBC Radio

Joanna Worsley, wife of Amundsen team leader Henry, and Wendi Langridge, wife of Scott team leader Mark, spoke to the BBC before Christmas. The interview is in two parts, apologies for the missing audio in the middle. Enjoy!

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BFBS Radio Interview no. 2 – December 5th 2011

Mark Langridge spoke live to Mike Howarth of BFBS Radio again on Day 33 of the race. Click here to listen.

 The Wandsworth Guardian – December 1st 2011

Click here to read the Wandsworth Guardian interview with Henry Worsley.

BFBS Radio Interview no. 1 – November 26th 2011 

Mark Langridge speaks to Mike Howarth of BFBS Radio. Click here to listen again.