PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON TUESDAY 19TH APRIL 2005
NEWAYS POLAR TEAM PULL FURTHER AHEAD IN LEG 2 OF POLAR RACE 2005
The Neways Polar Team continue to forge ahead in the second leg of Polar Race 2005. They are now 15 miles ahead of their nearest rivals Pole Position, which must be considered an unassailable lead with only 20 miles to go.
Positions in the 2nd leg of the Polar Race for the Wedgwood Blue Ice Trophy, as at 22.00 on 19th April, are as follows.
1st Neways Polar Team (Italy/UK)
20 miles to Checkpoint 2
2nd Pole Position (UK)
15 miles to leader
3rd Gentlemen Adventurers (UK)
21 miles to leader
4th Cable & Wireless Polar Team (Channel Islands)
24 miles to leader
5th Northern Stars (UK)
25 miles to leader
6th Ikey Icemen (South Africa)
40 miles to leader
For further information on Polar Race 2005 see the website, www.polarrace.com
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Jock Wishart, Polar Adventures Ltd, 18 Neville Road, Kingston, Surrey.
Phone +44 (0)20 8549 1457, email [email protected], or see the web site www.polarrace.com