Follow Tim Jarvis on his mission to uncover what really happened on Shackleton s journey of survival.
Veteran polar explorer Tim Jarvis is on a mission to discover exactly what happened on the most famous survival story in expedition history Sir Ernest Shackleton s 800-mile boat journey across the Southern Ocean and deadly mountain crossing of South Georgia.
Following the successful sea crossing from Elephant Island, Tim Jarvis must now traverse the mountains of South Georgia to complete his re-enactment of Shackleton s double. But injury, illness and bad weather are against him.
This new three-part series follows a modern expedition that re-creates Sir Ernest Shackleton s Trans-Antarctic Expedition, which launched in 1914. The series joins a crew of five intrepid explorers, led by renowned adventurer, scientist and author Tim Jarvis, as they duplicate Shackleton s epic sea-and-land voyage in a replica of the original explorers lifeboat.
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