Capt Adam Crookshank treks to Pole with Hempleman Adams

Help

A soldier from Devizes who was wounded while serving in Afghanistan is about to set off on a trek to the South Pole.

Capt Adam Crookshank will pull a sledge 140 miles (225km) in sub zero temperatures to raise money for other injured soldiers.

Along with two other soldiers and led by polar explorer David Hempleman Adams, he will be retracing the steps of Captain Scott and his men 100 years ago.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.