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Title:POLAR NORTH EXPEDITION 1998: TRAINING AT RESOLUTE BAY, CANADA (HIGHLIGHTS TAPE) [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 6713
Other titles:ROYAL NAVY VIDEOS: 1990s [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Rough edit showing highlights of training for the Polar North Expedition, an attempt by Sergeant Sean Chapple and Corporal Alan Chambers of the Royal Marines to walk unsupported to the North Pole.
Description: Interviews with Sergeant Chapple and also with Corporal R James (equipment manager and team medic). Training at Resolute Bay, North West Territories, Canada: Sergeant Chapple and Corporal Chambers haul their sleds across ice, and negotiate ice ridges. Setting up tent and cooking meal on special mini-stove. Radioing home: cutaways to base. Shots of icebound town and huskies (including puppies). Final shots of sno-cat and sealskins in snow.