Follow these amazing 'explorers' as they cross Greenland and head for a ride down class 5 rapids in the Arctic river.
Exploring Greenland with Kite-skis and Kayaks
by Kat Long on nationalgeographic.com
Three adventurers withstand dangerous terrain and physical injury to traverse the Greenland ice sheet and kayak a wild Arctic river.
On the southeastern edge of the Greenland ice sheet, a blast of Arctic wind hit the three kite-skiers. Sarah McNair-Landry’s kite billowed, but with her safety latch jammed, the gust yanked her 20 feet into the air. She dropped headfirst onto the ice, cracking her helmet and briefly blacking out.