British soldier will attempt to be the first person to cross Antarctica solo in an 1,500km journey | Daily Mail Online

The 47-year-old will embark on the mission alone and carry all his supplies with him 

A British soldier is attempting to be the first man in history to cross Antarctica solo – unsupported, unassisted and using muscle power alone.

Captain Louis Rudd’s ambitious journey will involve carrying 150kg of essential food and kit across 1,500km of Antarctic ice in 75 days with no help.

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