About this Event
Join us at the new Shackleton store in Piccadilly to celebrate the spirit of adventure, equality, and female empowerment - the launch of the Women’s Polar Skills Challenge, and the unveiling of the world’s first-ever Polar Expedition Pulk Suit designed by and specifically for women.
Guest speaker and pioneering polar explorer Wendy Searle will be on hand to share her own inspiring journey and explain more about the Women's Polar Skills Challenge, which she will be guiding in March 2024.
Date: 12 October, 2023
Location: Shackleton 214 Piccadilly, London, W1J 7BX
The Women's Polar Skills Challenge Announcement:
Join us as we introduce the Women's Polar Skills Challenge, a pioneering new Shackleton Challenge dedicated to empowering women to embark on polar adventures. This challenge seeks to inspire women to follow in the footsteps of modern explorers like Ann Daniels, Wendy Searle, and Preet Chandri.
Unveiling the Women's Polar Expedition Pulk Suit:
Be among the first to see the Women’s CHALLENGER Expedition Pulk Jacket and CHALLENGER Expedition Salopettes, the world’s first polar suit specifically designed to cater to women's physiology. Shackleton's commitment to innovation and inclusivity is showcased in this expedition suit, created to enable women to survive and thrive in the harshest polar conditions.
Guest Speaker - Wendy Searle:
Meet Wendy Searle, one of the world's most accomplished polar explorers and the seventh woman in history to ski solo to the South Pole unsupported and unassisted. Wendy will share her inspiring journey and insights into the Women's Polar Skills Challenge, which she will be guiding in March 2024.
We look forward to welcoming you as we embark on a journey towards greater inclusion, adventure, and empowerment for women in the realm of polar exploration.
If you are unable to make this event but would like to find out more about the Women’s Polar Skills Challenge or secure a place on the pioneering course, visit shackleton.com to book a call to speak directly with Wendy Searle, Shackleton Expeditions Manager.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Shackleton Store Piccadilly, 214 Piccadilly, London, United Kingdom