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Mark Wood's Showcase Page

Mark Wood's Showcase Page

Mark Wood is IGGY’s explorer. He describes himself as “a pretty ordinary person” pushing hi...

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Ask Mark

Ask Mark

As Mark continues on his intrepid journey up Everest, he has taken some time out to answer the qu...

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Follow Mark's blog!

Follow Mark's blog!

Mark Wood will be updating IGGY with all the latest from base camp to the top of Everest in some ...

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Follow Mark's blog! Archived updates.

Follow Mark's blog! Archived updates.

An archive of Mark Wood's audio blog updates.

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Himalayan Adventure Quiz

Himalayan Adventure Quiz

Climbing Everest is an experience that involves many physical and logistical challenges. Try this...

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Meet the Everest Team

Meet the Everest Team

We've learnt a lot about Mark and what he will be doing on his expedition, but he won't be doing ...

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Surviving Arctic Conditions

Surviving Arctic Conditions

As Dr Philip McTernan explained in his Peak Fitness video, Mark has had to do a lot of physical p...

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Mark's Farewell

Mark's Farewell

Eight lucky IGGY members from Finham Park School in Coventry met Mark at IGGY HQ where they were ...

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Peak Fitness

Peak Fitness

Dr Philip McTernan is Associate Professor at Warwick Medical School. He works in the Division of ...

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Design Your Way to the Top - Entries

Design Your Way to the Top - Entries

View all the wonderful entries to the Design Your Way to the Top challenge here.

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Ask Mark - Example Questions

Ask Mark - Example Questions

To give you some ideas, we asked Mark a few questions of our own. Find out what they were and his...

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Ask Mark

Ask Mark

Have you been following Mark Wood’s story before he sets off on his next adventure? It's not l...

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The Yeti: myth or reality?

The Yeti: myth or reality?

There are many strange and wonderful animals from myth and legend, but not many are thought to ac...

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Getting to know Mark

Getting to know Mark

Find out more about Mark Wood in this interview video.

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Design Your Way to the Top

Design Your Way to the Top

The IGGY year kicks off with an exciting partnership with polar explorer Mark Wood. We'll be shar...

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All About Everest

All About Everest

For centuries, Mount Everest has attracted climbers from all over the world determined to reach i...

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