Month: May 2022

 

ReQuest2021 Podcast Ep.32

EPISODE 32 – Tuesday 10th May 2022 – ANTARCTIC ISOLATION – PART 2

Got so much great content that I am editing that I am hoping to put out more than one episode a month now.


This episode is entitled ANTARCTIC ISOLATION – PART 2 and covers the 6th and 7th January while visiting the Antarctic Peninsula. It includes Deception Island, Krill Sampling and George Climbing the Mast. There is also the REQUEST interview with our fellow passenger – Paul van Hemert – from the Netherlands in the UK, who was also on White Watch with Genevieve, Darcey and I.

00:00 Theme Music – “Antarctica”

00:45 Welcome Message

01:39 6th January – Heading Up On Deck

04:32 Breaching Whales

05:20 With Axel En Route To Deception Island

06:10 More Whale Spotting En Route To Deception Island

10:59 Meal In Cabin One

14:30 Back Up On Deck – Deception Island

19:48 On Foredeck In The Afternoon – Deception Island

21:39 Abandoned Whaling Stations – Deception Island

24:58 Cabin One – Alex & Alan In The “Big Brother” Household

26:07 7th January – Morning Up On Deck / Nansen Net

37:10 On The Stern Of Europa / TASK Project – Krill Sampling

39:03 Team TASK Project – Krill Sampling

42:33 Afternoon Up On Deck

51:30 Motoring By Icebergs

52:22 Reflecting On The Icebergs

53:35 Review Of The Day

54:31 George Climbing The Mast

59:02 REQUEST interview with Paul van Hemert

1:08:33 Closing Message

1:09:08 Theme Music – “Antarctica”

1:09:53 Introduction To Bonus Material

1:10:07 Bonus Content – Whistling In Whaling Station Drums

1:10:38 END

Shackleton’s Cross & Cairn

Shackleton’s Cross & Cairn, South Georgia #REQUEST2021 – Marking one hundred years since the Quest left South Georgia, for the second time, on the SHACKLETON-ROWETT Expedition. Huge thanks to Sarah Clark for visiting the cairn and cross for us on Saturday 7th May 2022.Reading from Scout Marr’s INTO THE FROZEN SOUTH. (Chapter XVI)

JOIN-IN ANTARCTICA Session 2 – SHACKLETON’S ENDURANCE

Here is the full recording of our JOIN-IN ANTARCTICA Session 2 – SHACKLETON’S ENDURANCE – REQUEST2021 Project

Led by: Joanna Grochowicz #REQUEST2021

YOUTUBE LINK:
https://youtu.be/K2_0H_09omU

PLEASE FEEL TO FORWARD AND SHARE FAR AND WIDE TO ANYONE YOU THINK MAY BE INTERESTED.

We are hugely grateful to Joanna for delivering this session from New Zealand in the early hours.

ReQuest2021 Podcast Ep.31

EPISODE 31 – Sunday 1st May 2022 – ANTARCTIC ISOLATION – PART 1

This episode is entitled ANTARCTIC ISOLATION – PART 1 and covers the first few days visiting the Antarctic Peninsula. It includes: Alan’s Covid Test Results, Our First Iceberg and Penguin Island.

There is also the REQUEST interview with our fellow passenger – Mark Ashcroft – from Merseyside in the UK, who was on White Watch with Genevieve, Darcey and I.

After the main podcast there is also some bonus content of our Shackleton Scouts’ Own Ceremony and Investiture Ceremony.

00:00 Theme Music – “Antarctica”

00:45 Welcome Message

01:50 Alan’s Covid Lateral Flow Test Result

02:36 Alan’s Covid PCR Test Result

03:38 Alan – In Library – Post Covid Test Results

05:05 Alan – In Cabin One – Post Covid Test Results

06:57 First Time On Deck In Antarctica

29:15 Our First Iceberg In Antarctica

31:05 Back To Cabin One

31:46 Sound Of The Anchor Chain from Cabin One & Ship’s Alarm

32:38 Penguin Island – Bow Of Europa 5th January 2022

34:46 Sound Of Penguins – Penguin Island

35:38 Commentary – Penguin Island

39:38 Alan & Axel – Chat With Eric The Europa Captain & More Commentary

43:55 Alan & Axel – Dancing To Keep Warm

45:42 Commentary – Zodiak’s Returning From Penguin Island

46:22 Helen – Introduction To Shackleton Scouts’ Own Ceremony

46:52 Overview Of Bonus Material

47:25 Reflection On 5th January 2022

48:00 REQUEST interview with Mark Ashcroft

55:45 Closing Message

56:29 Theme Music – “Antarctica”

57:15 Introduction To Bonus Material

57:38 Bonus Content – Shackleton Scouts’ Own Ceremony on board Europa

1:19:06 Bonus Content – Investiture Ceremony on board Europa

1:24:03 END