Jaco Van Gass

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The Walking with the Wounded team, Guy Disney, Simon Daglish, Edward... News PhotoArts Culture and Entertainment,Horizontal,Island,Jaco Van Gass,North Pole,Norway,Norwegian Culture,Photography,Physical Injury,Portrait,Preparation,Royalty,Spitsbergen,Svalbard and Jan Mayen,View Into Land,WalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2011 AFP(From L to R) The Walking with the Wounded team, Guy Disney, Simon Daglish, Edward Parker, Jaco Van Gass, Martin Hewitt, Steven Young and team leader Inge Solheim poses for photographs as they prepare to set off to walk to the North Pole, on the island of Spitsbergen, situated between the Norwegian mainland and the North Pole, on March 30, 2011. Britain's Prince Harry will join the team for the first five days of the trek to the North Pole. The team's expedition will last four weeks and see them cover up to 200 miles (320 kilometres) of the frozen Arctic Ocean on foot, pulling their own equipment in temperatures as low as minus 60 degrees Centigrade. AFP PHOTO/David Cheskin/WPA POOL (Photo credit should read DAVID CHESKIN/AFP/Getty Images)