Conquer the Arctic Part 1 (1989)

Film details

  • Year

    1989

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

First of two programmes in which six two-man teams compete in the most challenging winter sports competition ever staged. Situated around the Norwegian town of Tromso, 300 miles inside the Arctic Circle, the teams from Britain, Canada, America, Norway, Holland and Finland, endure tough events in freezing conditions such as ice climbing, Nordic and Alpine skiing, abseiling, biathlon and mountain racing.

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