With 10 months until their trek, has the team lost Jeffrey? Follow the team as they train and prepare, counting down the days until they depart for Greenland.

From sleeping in a commercial deep freeze to first aid courses, from team building exercises to shopping for tents and kites, the team readies itself for the challenge ahead. They also work with the Hier campaign, a Dutch-based foundation, whose mandate is to increase public awareness of the need to reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

How will being away from home for 40 days impact Henk-Jan’s new family? He records bedtime stories for baby Bjorn to listen to while he’s gone.

The day of departure finally arrives; Let the party begin.

Video Language: English