Temperature: -23.5C
Weather: Wind Chill – 38.1C

Team Danske Bank arrive at Check Point in third position! The team came in looking bright and breezy and after reading their messages from home are now enjoying a long snooze. The team now have 24 hours enforced rest at the checkpoint. Team South Pole Flag is now 3km ahead of Due South, both teams expect to make the checkpoint at around midnight – in the race for fourth position.

QinetiQ and Missing Link have now both left the checkpoint and are continuing on their journey to the South Pole. Missing Link have covered an impressive 28km in 8 hours and have an 18km lead over QinetiQ.