Crossing Iceland

2012 - Endurance Adventure 

Aim

Traveling on funds raised by selling tea on a hill behind their university, Will and Remi had escaped the exam hall for another year. Flying from Scotland, they set out to walk across Iceland from the southern-most to northern-most point. Planning and packing had taken over their final semester - using far more energy than they spent actually studying. They had watched with baited breath as the volcano’s Eyjafjallajokull and Grimsvotn erupted with tremendous power and violence directly across our intended route. Now, staring out at the vast expanse of ash as they landed in Reykjavik, Will couldn’t help but wonder…”would they make it without being blown up?”

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Team

Will Copestake

Remi McMurty

 

Year

2012

 

Duration

1 month

 

Location

Iceland