Polar Plunge – A climate Connection Story
In the vast expanse of the Arctic, amidst the icy waters of Spitsbergen, Svalbard Archipelago, an incredible journey unfolded in 2017. Dean and his mother, Yvonne, embarked on an Arctic Expedition with Quark Expeditions, embracing a thrilling challenge known as the Polar Plunge. Little did they know that their brave leap into the frigid waters would ignite a profound connection to the climate of the Arctic and inspire a business to integrate climate resilience into its very core. This blog post delves into the captivating story of Natural Cool Air’s latest video, “Polar Plunge – A Climate Connection Story” watch below.
The Arctic Expedition
Imagine standing at the northernmost inhabited place on Earth, surrounded by majestic glaciers and the untouched beauty of the Arctic. Dean and Yvonne, fueled by curiosity and a thirst for adventure, ventured to the Arctic on an expedition with Quark Expeditions. The allure of witnessing polar bears, walruses, and the ethereal Northern Lights was enough to draw them in. However, it was the Polar Plunge that would leave an indelible mark on their lives.
Braving the Polar Plunge
The Polar Plunge is an exhilarating yet daunting experience. With icy waters and bone-chilling temperatures, it demands both courage and resilience. Dean and Yvonne fearlessly took the plunge, diving into the Arctic waters with adrenaline coursing through their veins. The transformative power of this act of bravery became the catalyst for a newfound passion for climate resilience.
Inspiration for change: The Climate Expedition Series
Motivated by their experience, we resolved to create a platform that would inspire others to connect with the environment and foster climate resilience. Enter the Climate Expedition Series by Natural Cool Air, a company specialising in sustainable cooling solutions, took the inspiration from Dean and Yvonne’s Arctic adventure and aims to blend adventure, education, and climate consciousness. These expeditions take 3 Brothers-in-law to the 8 different climate zones of Australia, raising awareness about working with the climate to build resilience and fostering a sense of awe to protect our planet.