South Georgia Island

Simen Havig-Gjelseth, Dag Marius Ammerud, Sigrid Henjum and Tormod Austring became the third team of sea kayakers to paddle around South Georgia Island.

Simen Havig-Gjelseth, Dag Marius Ammerud, Sigrid Henjum and Tormod Austring became the third team of sea kayakers to paddle around South Georgia Island.

On December 1st 2010 a Norwegian team completed only the third successful circumnavigation of South Georgia Island. Whilst they had the compulsory yacht safety cover they claim that unlike the two previous teams, they did not use it for re-supply or as a floating base camp.

Read their Blog.

Read Conor Mihell’s report at Canoe Kayak.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>