Full Program: Follow Tim Jarvis on his mission to uncover what really happened on Shackleton’s journey. 55:41
CHASING SHACKLETON, a three-part series, follows a modern expedition that re-creates Sir Ernest Shackleton's... 00:31
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Series Description: A crew of six men, led by explorer Tim Jarvis, is attemptING to follow in Shackleton's wake. Using exactly the same equipment and clothing used a century before, Jarvis and his crew take themselves beyond the point of no-return. Using their first-hand extreme experience measured against historical accounts and contemporary scientific, meteorological and medical analysis, they unlock the secrets of Shackleton's survival, measure themselves against his heroic feat -- or die in the process.
Polar explorer Tim Jarvis examines Sir Ernest Shackleton's boat journey across the Southern Ocean. [56 minutes]
Racing skipper Paul Larsen attempts to navigate the Southern Ocean with only a sextant and compass. [56 minutes]
Explorer Tim Jarvis must traverse the mountains of South Georgia to complete Shackleton's journey. [56 minutes]